Freight Specialists is a national logistics organisation operating branches and networks throughout Australia for over 30 years. Our brand is synonymous with safety and quality of service and we look to recruit, develop and inspire our people to achieve their career potential by providing an environment that recognises and promotes excellence.
We are seeking a candidate looking to progress in the transport and logistics industry who will become an integral part of our business. Excellent opportunities to grow within the business with training and upskilling provided.
Duties & Responsibilities
Produces high quality information by transcribing and formatting various information flows into summary measurements.
Report weekly and monthly about operational as well as financial metrics
Statistical analysis and reporting
Develop new metrics related to transportation analysis
Conduct variance analysis for entire month service, expenses and quality
Maintain and update regularly transportation reports in relation to operations and finances
Research, create cost estimates, and negotiate transportation options and contracts.
Identify inefficiencies and budget variances and make recommendations to avoid them.
Collect, analyze, and make recommendations using data about timeliness, cost, types of goods, etc.
Generate periodic customer metrics and develop customer performance reports
Provide support to the National Finance team and accountants to ensure the timely and accurate completion of all finance and accounting tasks.
Provide relevant support function activities, including accuracy and timeliness of data processing, report generating, problem analysis, and all other transport-specific inquiries
General administrative duties as required
Qualifications and Experience
Minimum 1-2 years experience in a similar role
Intermediate to advanced MS Office skills, in particular Excel
A high level of attention to detail
Excellent time management skills with the ability to meet deadlines
Strong written and verbal communication skills, communicating clearly and confidently with managers and staff on all levels
Ability to work in a team environment as well as autonomously
Proactive attitude with the ability to multi-task
Previous transport and warehousing experience highly regarded.
Criminal Background Check and Pre Employment Medical required for all successful applicants
05/10/2020$0Parramatta & Western Suburbs1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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