Oil and Gas
Sprague takes a collaborative, customer-centric approach to providing best-in-class energy products and related services throughout the Northeast. As a publicly-traded company founded in 1870, we pride ourselves on offering customers the expert solutions and high-quality service that help their businesses thrive in any market landscape. Sprague values innovation, safety, integrity and people. We know that our people are what set us apart from our competition, and we work hard to make sure each employee across our 20+ locations knows how important they are to our community. As a company that has continued to evolve with the energy industry for the last 150 years, we are looking for hardworking employees to join us as we remain at the forefront of the industry.
Major Duties / Responsibilities:
Assist in all research, compilation and freight analysis requests for quotes from all marketing groups
Analyze current deliveries/internal freight costs and make recommendations to improve efficiencies
Reconcile difficult issues or problems and answer complex inquiries about customers, carriers, products, pricing, and orders, conduct research / coordinate with other internal or external counterparts as needed
Responsible for tracking and ensuring accuracy of carrier rates, delivery information and additional charges
Configure rate recommendations as well as new rates
Provide coordination, research and resolution of carrier payable invoices/discrepancies between outside carriers and the Accounts Payable Department.
Complete rate implementation as well as back up file management.
Responsible for maintaining weekly fuel surcharge updates, tracking and compiling missing rates for incomplete transactions, as well as maintenance of Trucking Rate Files all within Solarc
Develop and maintain process documentation
Prepare letters, memorandums, faxes and end-of-month reporting
Education / Experience / Skill Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in quantitative area (Finance, Economics, Mathematics etc.)or related experience
Strong understanding of Microsoft Office applications; Intermediate skills Word, PowerPoint and Excel- formatting, formulas and pivot tables
6 months to 1 year related experience
Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment and relate to customers, outside vendors and fellow employees
Basic geography knowledge of the East Coast
Ability to travel as needed
Ability to work overtime as required
Who we are looking for:
Do you like to solve problems and consider yourself forward thinking? If you are looking for a place where you can learn a lot about the energy industry and constantly challenge yourself, then Sprague is your place. Sprague employees are dedicated and driven, and we constantly strive to be the best in the industry. We work best as a team, knowing that collaboration leads to innovation and the best customer experience.
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We recently surveyed our employees to ask them their favorite part of the job. Unanimously, they answered, "The people I work with." You are part of a team and a family at Sprague, and everyone works together to ensure both the success of the company and of the individual. On top of great coworkers, you’ll enjoy perks like benefits and retirement contributions that start on your first day. Sprague also provides tuition reimbursement for any employee that would like to further their education. Do you like to get involved where you work? Sprague has a range of committees to support varying initiatives (Sustainability, Charitable, Scholarship, FunForce, etc…). Sprague is a place that cares about its employees, its community, and creating a place where people want to come to work every day. Come join us!
Plus we have some great benefits!
Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans with employer match
Defined Contribution Plan with an automatic 5% contribution from Sprague
Choice of high deductible and PPO Health Plans to fit your individual needs
Come join us to learn why we are consistently celebrating 20-, 30-, and even 40-year anniversaries here at Sprague!
Sprague is an EEO/AA employer. We strongly encourages minorities, females, Vets and individuals with disabilities to apply.
Sprague is one of the largest independent suppliers of energy and materials handling services in the Northeast with products including home heating oil, diesel fuels, residual fuels, gasoline and natural gas. Over the years, Sprague has aggressively expanded its offerings to meet the ever-changing energy and logistics markets. Coupled with its strong physical assets, Sprague provides differentiated products and services including value-added customer support and online tools that are unmatched