C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. operates as a third party logistics company. It provides freight transportation services and logistics solutions to companies in various industries. The company, through its relationships with approximately 48,000 transportation companies, including motor carriers, railroads, air freight, and ocean carriers, selects and hires the appropriate transportation to manage its customers’ freight needs. It also provides a range of value-added logistics services, such as supply chain analysis, freight consolidation, core carrier program management, and information reporting. In addition, the company operates fresh produce sourcing and fee-based information services businesses. Fresh produce sourcing business includes purchasing fresh produce for regional and national grocery retailers and restaurants, produce wholesalers, and foodservice distributors, as well as arranging the transport of the fresh produce through relationships with owners of specialized transportation equipment. The company offers the fresh produce under proprietary brands The Fresh 1, Fresh’n Easy, Our World Organics, Tropic Sweet, Tomorrow’s Organics, and Kensington Farms, as well as under various licensed brands, such as Mott’s, Tropicana, Welch’s, Glory Foods, and Bambino. C.H. Robinson’s information services business includes providing various management and information services, such as fuel management services, funds transfer, permit procurement, fuel and use tax reporting, and driver funds transfer primarily to motor carriers. In addition, the company, for various companies and truck stop chains, captures sales and fuel cost data, provides management information, transfers funds to the truck stop, and invoices the carrier for fuel and cash advances. As of December 31, 2008, the company operated a network of 218 branch offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and South America. C.H. Robinson Worldwide was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota
IT Business Analyst : Eden Prairie : MN
1/11/2017 12:28:15 PM
IT Business Analyst
3-5 years of experience in information technology managing the delivery of software products, preferably on an eCommerce product development team.
Demonstrated success in the development and delivery of new software products and services
Experience managing large size development projects involving many cross functional product teams across the globe
Demonstrated ability to interact directly with business owners/subject matter experts to interpret business needs and large/complex problems and distill them into workable components
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders, Product Owners and Team to develop, refine, and communicate requirements
Strong facilitator; adept at running meetings with end users, gathering and managing business requirements, and balancing priorities
Ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities, reconcile conflicts, deconstruct high level information into details, and distinguish user requests from underlying needs.
Must exhibit excellent written and verbal skills, and be able to give effective presentations
Proven track record of effectively delivering results in a fast paced environment while managing multiple priorities is a must
Must demonstrate leadership, critical thinking, negotiation, facilitation, consulting, problem solving, decision-making and analytical skills
Should be a self-starter, must be able to navigate the organization through each step. Majority of the projects will impact several departments and there is a strong need to be able to accurately communicate at different levels and rally the teams. Ability to lead with minimal direction and coaching.
Knowledge of logistics, transportation and supply chain management domain areas