Business Analyst in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

NFI Industries   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Transportation


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

The Business Analyst is responsible for generating reports that measure internal and external key performance indicators as well as conducting continuous improvement exercises.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide detailed evaluations of potential customers, this includes network analysis, solution design, and proposal design. IT
  • Provide detailed evaluations of current customers to monitor their networks changes for new program development.
  • Quantify cost trends for pricing models used to create solutions for clients.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis as required by the business, this includes transportation analyses of any kind.
  • Actively engage with existing operations to understand the current and future state of the customer's networks TM is managing.
  • Prepare business reviews that measures internal and external performance.
  • Work with existing business analysts to develop ongoing reports and KPI scorecards that aid in the management of customers.
  • Provides analytical support across brokerage and TM as needed and summarizes information in a clear and articulate manner.
  • Recommends actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses.
  • Provides timely and accurate reporting & analysis of the results of the division's performance against historical and budgeted results to facilitate decision-making toward the achievement of the plan.
  • Maintains and develops various financial models and standard templates for various uses; maintains databases by entering, verifying, and backing up data.
  • Increases productivity by developing automated applications and processes.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree required, Finance or IT preferred
  • 5-7 years of experience
  • Knowledge of transportation logistics preferred
  • Data management and manipulation skills
  • Programming skills to manipulate large data-sets
  • Familiarity with routing and scheduling packages including transportation management software
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong financial conceptual skills
  • Strong computer proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Ability to travel on short notice.

Valid Through: 2019-9-25