Sr. Financial Analyst - Transportation For A Growing 3Pl, Warehouse/Distribution Company

Vertical Careers, Inc. Santa Fe Springs , CA 90670

Posted 2 months ago

Sr. Financial Analyst, Transportation

Our client is a well established rapidly growing third-party logistics (3PL) company with over 3 decades of experience in Warehousing, Distribution, Retail and eCommerce fulfillment (think Amazon). They are looking for talented professionals who can help them stand at the forefront of the logistics industry today. They are looking for Sr. Financial Analyst, Transportation to join their team.

Responsibilities:

  • Creates and analyzes monthly, quarterly, and annual reports and ensures financial information has been recorded accurately. Significant involvement in month-end close.
  • Identifies trends and developments within the Operation and various profit centers and presents the findings to senior management.
  • Performs financial forecasting and reconciliation of internal accounts.
  • Conducts special studies to analyze complex financial actions and prepares recommendations for policy, procedure, control, or action.
  • Analyzes financial information to determine present and future financial performance.
  • Identifies trends and recommends improvements accordingly.
  • Evaluates complex profit plans, operating records, and financial statements.
  • Establishes databases of pertinent information for use in analyzing future plans and forecasts.
  • Makes recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies.
  • Support/lead customer pricing efforts and design of pricing models.
  • Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding financial plans, acquisition activity, new business planning, trended future requirements, government requirements, and operating forecasts.
  • Collaborates heavily with operational leadership to provide quality tools to expedite and improve decision-making.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university
  • 2-5 years financial analysis experience
  • Logistics, Distribution, Warehouse, or Transportation highly desired. Open to any relatable industry
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Accounting software such as Netsuite and Anaplan, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, Access and MS Word software.
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Sr Pricing Analyst For A Growing 3Pl Warehouse/Distribution Company

Vertical Careers, Inc.

Posted 3 weeks ago

VIEW JOBS 9/15/2022 12:00:00 AM 2022-12-14T00:00 <p><strong>Sr. Pricing Analyst - Transportation</strong></p><p>Our client is a well established rapidly growing third-party logistics (3PL) company with over 3 decades of experience in Warehousing, Distribution, Retail and eCommerce fulfillment (think Amazon). They are looking for talented professionals who can help them stand at the forefront of the logistics industry today. Due to growth, they are seeking to onboard a<strong>Sr. Pricing Analyst</strong><strong>based in Santa Fe Springs for an onsite <b>Work Schedule.</b></strong></p><p><strong>Summary:<br></strong></p><p>This specific role will have a spotlight presenting opportunities to executive management possibly customers with a focus on modeling and pricing new business opportunities largely for the transportation and associated warehouse operations.</p><p><strong>Responsibilities:</strong></p><ul><li>Cost modeling and pricing of transportation opportunities and initiatives which will include new business and contract renewals.</li><li>Summarize and communicate key pricing and contract terms for transportation opportunities both verbally and written.</li><li>Closely monitor competitive pricing and understand the impact of pricing decisions.</li><li>Analyze and drive insights from marketing and pricing efforts, driving synergies, and defining optimal cost mix. Makes recommendations to management regarding best pricing and cost strategies.</li><li>Constantly innovate end-to-end pricing process to drive business efficiently and enhance customer satisfaction.</li><li>Subject Matter Expert on transportation pricing process and analysis.</li><li>Will work directly with Warehouse/Transload Pricing team to provide Drayage and Inland solutions as part of full product offering</li><li>Transportation pricing would include: Drayage, Inland, Store Delivery, Domestic Pickup, Dedicated fleets, Yard management and linehaul.</li><li>Strong communication skills to explain complex pricing topics to stakeholders across multiple teams.</li><li>Establishes a database or pipeline to track and report priced opportunities</li><li>Ability to create executive level presentations that could be presented to customers for new and renewal pricing impacts</li><li>Support/lead customer pricing efforts and design of pricing models.</li><li>Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding pricing.</li><li>Will update financial snapshot in Salesforce system for opportunities priced</li><li>Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the finance and accounting field.</li><li>Collaborates heavily with operational leadership to provide quality tools to expedite and improve decision-making.</li></ul><p><strong>Education and/or Experience:</strong></p><ul><li>Bachelor's Degree (B. A.) from four-year college or University</li><li>4+ years financial analysis experience, experience in pricing capacity required</li><li>Logistics, Warehouse, or Transportation highly desired or a relatable industry</li><li>Onsite location either in Santa Fe Springs, CA or Mira Loma, CA; Hybrid optional for 1-2 days per week.</li><li>Finance experience within the logistics environment, with a deep understanding of financial modeling techniques and metrics. Understand Profit & Loss Statements.</li><li>Ability to apply data to solve business problems.</li><li>Confidence to articulate a future vision and ability to handle complexity.</li><li>Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and solve problems autonomously.</li><li>Drive and self-motivation.</li><li>Ability to work in a cross-functional, fast-paced environment.</li><li>Operates independently, demonstrates resilience and comfortable with uncertainty.</li><li>Verbal & written fluency in English.</li><li>Able to work independently, delivers on commitments, work with agility and urgency and handles ambiguity well.</li><li>Comfortable with legal contract terms and impact to Pricing Model.</li><li>Position is full-time and on-site.</li></ul> Vertical Careers, Inc. Santa Fe Springs CA

Sr. Financial Analyst - Transportation For A Growing 3Pl, Warehouse/Distribution Company

Vertical Careers, Inc.