Founded in 2003, Richmond-based Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) is a domestic and international freight forwarder. At EFW, we are always on. Our commitment to personal service has made us a leader in logistic solutions across the globe. With offices across the country, EFW offers a full range of domestic and international solutions—including air, ocean, ground and international transportation—that few competitors can match.
The Analyst, Truckload is responsible for monitoring the data integrity of the TMS by creating and formulating reports that proactively address data and control issues. This will be measured along with timely invoicing through processes and collection of POD’s. The Analyst, Truckload is also responsible for developing, interpreting and implementing analytical tools to understand Truckload price results and drive price realization within EFW.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Support sales efforts and general business transactions as required.
Generate required business reporting on a monthly basis.
Report writing within Sequel and Microsoft Access.Drive accountability in continuous process improvement of daily activities; continuously strive to streamline invoicing and data integrity processes to become more efficient and productive and to decrease the amount of time spent on invoicing.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) and 1-3 years of business experience. However, a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration.
Experience working in Freight Forwarding or Transportation industry desired.
Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office, internet, web-based, and job specific software applications, in particular Excel and Word with basic skills in PowerPoint, Sequel and Access.
Strong attention to detail with good analytical skills.
Strong interpersonal, negotiation, written and verbal communication skills.
Effective organizational and prioritization skills for managing multiple tasks.
Ability to work cross functionally with individuals and teams from different areas.
Ability to make independent decisions and work with little supervision.
Ability to read and interpret general business documents.
Ability to write routine reports and general business correspondence.
Ability to work with peers and communicate basic concepts.
Ability to solve practical problems through standardized solutions that require limited judgment.
Ability to follow prescribed and detailed procedures to solve routine problems.
At this time, EFW will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.
EFW prides itself on the quality of its employees and as such, candidates who receive a job offer will be required to successfully pass a drug screen and a background check.
EFW offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.
EFW is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran.