Work In Operations
Everything is a puzzle to solve. Just the way you like it.
Minimize costs. Maximize profit. Increase customer satisfaction. These are the operational goals that all carriers strive for. The question is: how do carriers do it? Well, the Transportation/Pricing Analyst plays a key role in helping carriers achieve these goals. It's the job of the Transport/Pricing Analyst to provide the carrier with solutions to help minimize costs, maximize profit and increase customer satisfaction. So if you love the challenge of figuring out the best way to get things done, and you want to make a direct impact on the company's bottom line, then this could be the career to explore.
- What would I do?
- Where would I work?
- How do I get to be a Transportation/Pricing Analyst?
- Where would I go from here?
- How do I get started?
How do I get started?
There is no defined entry point. However, if being a Transportation/Pricing Analyst is what you would like to do for a living, then it may be a good idea to arrange to speak with one. You should contact a carrier in your area and speak with their Transportation/Pricing Analyst to learn what road they took to becoming one.
You may also want to contact a local employment centre to see if any Transportation/Pricing Analyst positions are being advertised. By reviewing job placement advertisements, you'll better understand the technical and education requirements to work as a Transportation/Pricing Analyst.