Logistics Analyst

Chehalis, WA

Posted March 6, 2023

Full-time, Permanent, Mon - Fri 7AM- 4PM

A high-volume retail distributor of equipment and cargo trailers is looking for an experienced Logistics Analyst to join them in growing and cultivating a culture of operational sales and service excellence.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone with high attention to detail, the Logistics Analyst will manage trailer inventory levels, initiate, and track shipments, communicate with suppliers and company managers.

You will be responsible for reconciling automated data entry to actual shipments, and occasionally manually entering warranty data into the logistics system for 9 branches (and growing) in WA and OR.

The company has recently been acquired by an ownership group who are looking to grow the brand and the people in the company. You will report to the company president, who is looking to provide strong mentorship as you work together to build a company centered around the success of the employees.

Logistics Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Strategically forecast inventory requirements, place orders based on lead times
  • Manage shipments adhering to carrier qualification requirements and DOT industry regulations
  • Maintain reliable communications with carriers, suppliers, and internal DRT teams regarding changes in pick-up and delivery schedules
  • Anticipating and resolving issues such as time demands, route and weather delays, unplanned accessorial charges, and delayed or damaged shipments
  • Building and maintain new quality working relationships with reliable carriers to successfully move freight at an advanced-level service expectation. 
  • Negotiate rates with carriers to obtain the best possible rate in the marketplace for each load moved.   
  • Review carrier credentials to ensure they meet compliance requirements

Logistics Analyst Qualifications:

  • Three years of experience in logistics – a fundamental interest and enjoyment of logistics and the desire to develop skills in a logistics career
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot and resolve customer issues
  • Strong analytical skills and advanced MS Office proficiency
  • Power BI experience
  • Data entry and data analysis skills

Compensation: $65K+ DOE


  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • PTO
  • Uncapped potential for growth, development, and upward mobility
  • Welcoming and positive company culture

Location: Remote in Washington

If you would like to hear more about this Logistics Analyst opportunity, apply now, or email your resume to [email protected]!

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TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

About Your Recruiter

Aubrey Bedford

I am an Account Manager for the TERRA Technical Division. I come from an extensive background in management and customer service. The best part of my job is building and growing relationships with new individuals, while helping them become the best version of themselves. In my free time, I love traveling and learning about other cultures.

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