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Sr Manager, LTL Pricing and Carrier Relations


Lowell, AR - 611 JB Hunt Drive



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Job Title:
Sr Manager, LTL Pricing and Carrier Relations

Department:
Sales, Marketing & Product Management

Country:
United States of America

State/Province:
Arkansas

City:
Lowell

Full/Part Time:
Full time

Job Summary:
Under general supervision, this position is responsible for leading a team of managers and supporting activities that maximize overall company profitability. This position is responsible for assisting with the annual budget process, initiating and managing projects, and having the potential to travel to meet onsite with customers

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and approve team's pricing bid and proposals, accessorials, etc., to ensure consistency with company objectives, aligns with growth strategy, and delivers on quality of revenue, yield management and overall company profitability
  • Direct, motivate, coach, counsel, advise, guide, and develop team members, including the hiring/firing decisions
  • Assists with the annual budget process using company systems to extract data to forecast volume and rate • Initiate, manage, and implement projects that will have positive impacts on profitability or operations
  • Travel to and meet onsite with customers to conduct account reviews to maintain market competitive pricing to retain and expand business
  • Consult with Sales, Customer Experience and Operations teams to understand customer requirements, objectives related to pricing needs and market intelligence, as needed

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED with 5 or more years of experience.


Preferred Qualification:

Bachelor's degree in transportation logistics, mathematics, economics, or a related field with 5 or more years of relevant LTL and 3PL transportation logistics, management, or finance experience or comparable combination of education, experience, and training
Proficient time-management skills
Ability to multitask
Ability to handle a stressful work-environment
Ability to make time-sensitive decisions
Basic deductive reasoning skills
Ability to communicate numbers effectively
Ability to negotiate/influence internal teams/departments of JB Hunt
Ability to measure the quality and quantity of work effort for the improvement efforts in quality and productivity
Operations experience
Detail-Oriented
Knowledge of pricing tools, techniques and methods; ability to assess analytical and pricing models through the use of statistical principles
1 year of Pricing Manager III experience preferred
Experience in management.


Education:
Bachelors: Economics, Bachelors: Mathematics, Bachelors: Transportation Logistics, GED (Required), High School (Required)

Work Experience:
Finance, Management-Entry Level, Transportation/Logistics

Job Opening ID:
00454045 Sr Manager, LTL Pricing and Carrier Relations (Open)


“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”


Posted 47 Days Ago

Full time

00454045


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Headquartered in Northwest Arkansas, J.B. Hunt is a dominant force in transportation and logistics, offering exciting career opportunities both at corporate and at field locations across the country. There are a variety of job types that support our business, so no matter your passion, J.B. Hunt is the place to jumpstart your career.


Why J.B. Hunt?

J.B. Hunt is a leading transportation and logistics company for one simple reason – our people. The career possibilities and benefits of working at J.B. Hunt are endless. From competitive salary and benefits packages, to defined career paths and growth opportunities, we take care of our people and take great pride in our efforts to build and sustain an inclusive workplace for all employees.


What are we looking for?

J.B. Hunt welcomes high-energy, forward-thinking people of all backgrounds and experience levels to join our team. We offer full-time, entry level, professional and management opportunities across all departments. Whether you are fresh out of school or bring years of industry experience, a role at J.B. Hunt could take your career to the next level.





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