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Business Analyst

Brown Trucking Company
Atlanta, GA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life insurance,
Job Description

Position Overview:

The Business Analyst will interface with a team of analysts who are responsible for performing a wide variety of tasks which all revolve around the development, upkeep and support of core operational business functions. The Business Analyst will be responsible for leveraging industry knowledge and data analysis to provide pricing and logistics solutions. The Business Analyst will support initiatives to grow pricing support for new customers and the ongoing growth of existing customers. The Business Analyst will utilize existing customer data and available market data to create pricing models and make appropriate pricing recommendations and business decisions. The Business Analyst role will have a more targeted project-based focus that primarily revolves around pricing, network optimization, data analysis and process/tool development. These projects will primarily be based on bigger picture goals that will require assessing and organizing the required resources and personnel to accomplish the objective in a timely fashion.


  • Improve freight network optimization via data analysis, acquired knowledge of the network and working with operations
  • Managing Salesforce rating workflow
  • Work closely and develop relationships with internal sales and operations teams to gather relevant information to provide potential customers with comprehensive pricing solutions.
  • Utilize customer data and established assumptions to create dedicated pricing models primarily within excel.
  • Maintain and build existing internal pricing and analysis tools and templates which currently include the Network Intelligence Tool, Pricing Intelligence Tool, and various tableau dashboards.
  • Work to develop new pricing and network analysis tools and continue to improve existing tools and workflows related to pricing.
  • Engineer routes to maximize driver and truck productivity while adhering to DOT Hours of Service Regulations.
  • Making rating decisions for RFPs, dedicated opportunities, and ad-hoc rate requests
  • Complete thorough business reviews of expired rate contracts for existing customers which are generated from an automated queue each week.
  • Use strategic thinking to see the big picture, determine the problem and understand fundamental parts of the problem
  • Manage and execute extraction of data from various sources and systems. Design, build, and run complex data queries for various reporting and leadership requirements.
  • Identify trends within Brown’s custom-built pricing tools and make recommendations that supports improved network efficiency.
  • Interpret data and Identify trends with the company’s network analysis tools. Provide data to Senior Management to support decision making. Provide input on forecast based on knowledge of product, technology, and business acumen.
  • Manage process and ongoing projects to ensure the delivery against business needs and monthly production goals.
  • Host regular meetings with operations to move identified efficiencies from concepts to reality.
  • Synthesize findings and derive conclusions from analysis and make oral/written recommendations to upper management. Execute tasks related to core operations projects and/or process improvements. Execute day to day processes related to their areas of responsibility. Communicate issues and roadblocks related to their areas of responsibility.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree and two years of relevant job experience.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and SQL Query tools.
  • Proficiency in usage of Tableau.
  • Extremely detail oriented.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and efficiently, and to perform concurrent tasks that require technical and functional competence.
  • Experience in creating system and or user documentation
  • Intrinsically motivated to succeed.
  • Logistics experience a plus
  • Ability to prioritize regular workload, special tasks, ad-hoc task, and concurrent projects.

Key Performance Indicators:

  • Ensure all assigned responsibilities and objectives are achieved on a timely basis and in compliance with the company’s policies, practices and procedures.
  • Operates in an objective and transparent manner and sets high work standards
  • Confidentiality, integrity and professionalism are displayed in the execution of duties and personal conduct.

Environment and Physical Requirements:

The majority of the work week will be in office. Travel will be required as needed by automobile and/or plane. Duties to include administrative functions using the phone, computer, and communicating in-person with stakeholders. This job will require occasional lifting of no more than 30 pounds. Must be able to sit a minimum of 8 hours per day, perform keyboard operations a minimum of 6 hours per day, must be able to stand and climb stairs as required and may have to work late evenings to meet deadlines.

Company Description
Brown Trucking Company is a multi-dimensional transportation company that offers extensive transportation solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of our customers throughout the U.S. We specialize in providing innovative solutions for our customer’s transportation needs.

Brown Trucking Company


6908 Chapman Road

Atlanta, GA



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