Cost Analyst Job in Kenya – Freight & Logistics Industry (200K)

Job Title: Cost Analyst – Freight & Logistics Industry
Salary: 150K – 200K

Our client is a market leader in freight forwarding, with over 30 years experience providing logistics services to various industries e.g. mining, oil & gas, aid & relief and power / infrastructure. 

They seek to hire a Project Cost Analyst to support the business development team with accurate and commercially viable project costings.


Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • To assist business development managers to determine the requirements of their clients and advise on the design and related cost implications of clearing and transport projects.
  • Work with the operations team and other related departments and understand any changes in the cost to company of component parts of the services provided and ensure these are reflected in the rates generated
  • Design rate sheets for the different cargo types and the related processes and costs for clearing the cargo
  • Be actively involved in reviewing the cost-base of the clearing and forwarding process and benchmarking company rates against prevailing market rates
  • Review and maintain rebillable project accounts and communicate any potential risks
Skills and Qualifications
  • Higher Diploma in Finance, Maths or related field
  • 3 years experience in pricing logistics and clearing & forwarding projects
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft Office programs
  • Experience in developing working pricing models and costing international shipping into/out of COMESA region
  • Knowledge of port operations and customs and clearance processes in COMESA region
  • Experience in tender/proposal development
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
How to Apply
Please only send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Cost Analyst – Freight & Logistics Industry) to before Wednesday 19th October, 2016.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing. 
Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process. 

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