Ocean Freight Analyst, SEA

Job description

About the Company
Our client is a top global Freight Forwarder in Europe and the World. They are looking for an Ocean Freight Analyst, SEA to join their Ocean Freight business in Singapore.

Reporting Line
Sub-Regional Ocean Freight Director, SEA

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide ongoing financial intelligence on the performance of projects compared to plan with identification of areas for profitability and improvement

  • Involved in financial/sales analysis and coordination of annual budget and quarterly forecast

  • To administer and support the OCEAN policies and initiatives in the organization to enable continuous development.

  • To administer and support the implementation and ensure realization of the ocean strategy, in line with the Divisional and regional strategy in order to enable the Company to achieve its mission.

  • To administer and support the OCEAN strategic agenda, developing and sustaining a continuous improvement culture using proven methodologies.

  • To support the transformation of the local ocean support service function from a compliance based to a performance-based function.

  • To support the Road To Excellence change, lead continuous improvement initiatives and transform/sustain improvements as the future performance and OCEAN standards and raising the levels of services to meet and exceed customer expectations.

    • Using automated tools to extract data from primary and secondary sources

    • Removing corrupted data and fixing coding errors and related problems

    • Developing and maintaining databases, data systems – reorganizing data in a readable format

    • Performing analysis to assess quality and meaning of data

    • Filter Data by reviewing reports and performance indicators to identify and correct code problems

    • Using statistical tools to identify, analyze, and interpret patterns and trends in complex data sets that could be helpful for the diagnosis and prediction

    • Assigning numerical value to essential business functions so that business performance can be assessed and compared over periods of time.

    • Analyzing local, national, and global trends that impact both the organization and the industry

    • Preparing reports for the management stating trends, patterns, and predictions using relevant data

    • Preparing final analysis reports for the stakeholders to understand the data-analysis steps, enabling them to take important decisions based on various facts and trends

    • Supporting ocean product in pricing and negotiations

    • Support ocean product in managing market outlook

What they are looking for

  • Are you an Ocean Freight Analyst and Pricing Analyst expert within Freight Forwarding?

  • Educated with a Diploma / University degree or equivalent with a minimum 5 years’ experience with Data Analytics / Finance background.

  • Solid knowledge of Ocean Freight / Freight Forwarding industry.

  • Experience in Business Analyst, Project Management and Operation Excellence is necessary.

  • Excellent data analysis skills and experience in using Data Analytics tools.

  • Regional exposure is preferred.

Why apply for these roles?

  • Our client is a global leader Freight Forwarder in Europe and the World.

  • The Ocean Freight Analyst, SEA will play a key part in the Ocean Freight team – locally and regionally.

  • The company has a firm commitment to ongoing professional development and opportunities for career progression are excellent.

  • You will be part of a highly collaborative team.

  • Their remuneration package is competitive with the market.