Transporeon

  • Shipper Consultant – Freight Analytics and Rate Management

    Job Locations US-Fort Washington
    Job ID
    2018-1305
    Career Field
    Ops
    Category
    Employee
    Recruiter Name
    Monika Armula
    Legal Entity
    TP USA
  • Overview

    TRANSPOREON Group is the European market leader for e-logistics. We connect manufacturers, retailers and wholesalers with their logistics service providers through cloud-based software solutions. Our platforms TRANSPOREON, TICONTRACT and MERCAREON optimize transport logistics processes and the communication between industry, retailers, carriers, drivers and consignees. Not only economic, but also ecological optimization potentials are fully used thanks to our products.


    We combine challenging assignments with a friendly working environment. We are bound together by our shared goals and vision for the company, even though we often come from very different backgrounds in terms of experience, culture and language. We trust in our abilities and dare to try out new things. The TRANSPOREON Group is an exciting place for fresh ideas – in many different locations around the world.

    Responsibilities

    •  Directly support and interface with clients of our TICONTRACT transportation procurement SaaS platform in the Americas region
    • Support a growing and dynamic sales and consulting organization in positioning the TICONTRACT solution within focused industries and target accounts
    • Consulting of large industry customers regarding the analysis of logistics RFPs and Transportation spend/rates
    • Analyzing the historical shipment, rate and contract data of our customers and consult customers on how to efficiently and effectively use this information within our applications
    • Analyze customer bid events on the platform and develop scenario creation using the analysis tools available
    • Develop a process to guide each client on generation of easy-to-interpret reports and rate/tariff exports, based on collected RFP data
    • Support the Rate Import process, for migrating customers rates and tariffs into the Rate Management module
    • Familiarize yourself with trends in the freight market, and use that knowledge to guide client conversations on an ad-hoc basis
    • Conducting training (web-based and on-site) for our customers
    • Fill role as trusted advisor with prospects and customers, establishing relationships with platform users in the context of maintaining ongoing subscription relationships
    • Strong will and the necessary energy to grow existing customers in a start-up environment
    • Suggest and follow up system feature upgrades requested by clients
    • Supporting Sales Colleagues with RFP analysis and presentation of high-priority projects, on sales visits (remote or onsite)

    Qualifications

    • 2+ years of experience in Data- or Freight- or Pricing-Analysis capacity
    • Preferably either with a Logistics Service Provider (3PL, NVOCC, Asset-based trucking company, Brokerage, Shipping Line, etc.) or with a medium- to large-sized beneficial cargo owner / shipper
    • Highly proficient in MS Excel (minimum requirements: vlookup, index:match, macros, etc.)
    • Strong attention to detail with good mathematic skills
    • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills / strong team player with a focus on customer success
    • Ideally you already have experience with Tender Management or transport purchasing
    • Customer Service experience would be a plus
    • Good knowledge of rest of MS Office suite
    • Goal oriented work style and excellent organizational skills
    • Ability to work autonomously

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