• Business Performance Manager

    Location US-WA-Seattle
    Company Lynden International
    Class
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The successful candidate for this position is expected be a self starter and to take ownership of assigned processes through leadership and teambuilding.  

    Responsibilities

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Leads, and manages the Integration of business intelligence tools through interaction with executive and field management at a decision making level. 
    • Jointly responsible with field and Executive Management for current and prospective client profitability and the execution of pricing change strategies for low performing accounts. 
    • Develops measurement to track business performance and its effect on profitability.
    • Responsible for the Company / BI deployment for dashboard metrics as established by Company management.
    • Develops and maintains strategies, metrics, and tools to measure and report specific operational costs.
    • Develops cost models for review of existing business and recommends actions required to improve low-margin business.
    • Conducts cost/benefit analysis on major projects/customer models.
    • Develops and maintains comprehensive reporting systems.
    • Evaluates opportunities and develops cost models for new business.
    • Provides special studies or analyses of specific matters for executive and peer review.
    • Participates in all rate reviews.
    • Predictable and consistent attendance.

    No supervisory responsibilities.

     

      

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:  Bachelor’s Degree in information systems, finance, or other related field and 7 years related work experience in business analytics and operations; or High school education or equivalent and 10 years related work experience in business analytics and operations.  Experience in multi-modal transportation and Lynden operating systems preferred.

     

    Other Skills: 

    • The successful candidate for this position is expected to take ownership of assigned processes.  The candidate will also represent the corporate principles and policies, demonstrate leadership and project a professional demeanor.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to effectively present information in writing and in person in one-on-one situations with customers, clients and other employees of the organization.  Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, financial reports, government and legal documents and regulations, write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions by top managers, clients, customers and the general public.  Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.
    • Fully competent with PC, including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
    • Able to create spreadsheets and analyze data.
    • Excellent organizational skills.
    • Ability to work beyond standard business hours to successfully meet job demands.
    • Able to perform local and overnight (air) business travel as required, sometimes with short notice. Travel could be international, passport required.
    • Ability to work cooperatively and cohesively with others.
    • Familiarity or competency with Oracle OBIE and Tableau
    • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to practical situations. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.  Ability to solve both practical and unusual problems.  Ability to deal with a variety of complex or difficult situations where only limited standardization exists.  Ability to interpret a variety of information furnished in written or oral form.  Fully competent to make independent decisions.

     

     

     

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer

     

     

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