Logistics Analyst


Shippit's mission is to revolutionise how we send anything, to anyone, anywhere.

  • Ranked #7 Hottest Startups to work for 2019
  • Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women 2019
  • Senior leadership position working within a highly engaged team
Powering delivery for Australia’s leading retailers including Sephora, General Pants, Harvey Norman and Kathmandu, Shippit is a powerful shipping engine for modern retailers that saves time, money and removes friction in the delivery process.

Shippit’s mission is to revolutionise how we send anything, to anyone, anywhere. Our Product team is creating a future where logistics infrastructure is connected through our technology to provide delivery experiences that are delightful and reduce waste.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Logistics, the Logistics Analyst will be accountable for the delivery of clear and timely analysis and reporting within the Logistics Team, but also across multiple areas of the business including Finance and Operations. The successful applicant will primarily assist the Logistics team to manage carrier costs and deliver new shipping services through identifying process improvements as well as time and cost savings.
  •  Provide analyses based on customer shipping profiles, delivery costs and trends in local and international markets.
  • Reconciliation of freight supplier invoices to ensure costs align with agreed terms
  • Identifying and reporting on cost savings to improve both Gross Revenue and the Shipping Margin.
  • Design and create carrier delivery performance reports within BA software.
  • Assisting in the review and creation of contracts for new and existing freight suppliers.
  • Conducting pricing and cost analyses across current and proposed business units to assist Senior Management in decision making.
  • Assisting with the design of logistics procedures for new shipping products.
  • Providing operational support and coordination of customised shipping services in local and international markets.
About you
  • Knowledgeable of freight processes and cost structures in Australia and overseas markets.
  • Able to analyse results, interpret data and communicate your findings to key stakeholders in the business.
  • Detail focused. You have a very high level of attention to detail.
  • Client-orientated. You are comfortable to work cross functionally, both within the business and externally with customers.
  • A Self-starter, highly motivated & show initiative.
  • Resilient and tenacious. You strive to achieve outcomes, even when faced with obstacles.
  • Highly productive. You have a sense of urgency and the ability to translate this into effective organisational practices and time management including prioritising tasks and meeting deadlines.

About Us

We believe in a future where logistics infrastructure is connected through our technology to reduce waste and provide delightful delivery experiences.
We’re on a mission that needs the right humans to help make ship happen.

Our 7 core values haven’t changed since launch, and we embrace and celebrate these values in our day-to-day. We love to push the envelope to break though old norms, make good sh**t taking passion and pride in our work, have a laugh through the good and challenging times and, we are good humans - we have heart and want to improve the world we live in whilst having fun along the way.

We’re a great place to work and we can back that up. Shippit’s been ranked as #7 in Linkedin’s Hottest Startups to work at in 2019 & we are a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women.

We have a high-performance culture, everyone can make a difference, together we make great ship happen. We have an overriding focus on wellness are committed advocates for mental health awareness and gender pay equality & we’re committed to supporting and nurturing our team with perks like flexible work arrangements, above industry-standard parental leave and so much more!