Multimodal transport analyst - Salary and Career
Specialists in Transport Logistics

Multimodal transport analyst - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They control, program and coordinate transport operations in general, follow the loading, transshipment and unloading operations of cargo. They check the safety conditions of the means of transport and equipment used, as well as the cargo itself. They oversee storage and transport of cargo and operational efficiency of equipment and vehicles. They control financial resources and inputs, prepare the necessary documentation for the clearance of cargo and serve customers. Research prices for transport services, identify and schedule routes and report on conditions of transport and cargo.

How much does an Multimodal transport analyst earn

A Multimodal transport analyst earns between $1.195 and $4.183 per month, with an average monthly salary of $1.914 and a median salary of $1.600 according to an Averwage.com salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 12.055 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).


Salary ranges for the Multimodal transport analyst

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 1.914 22.968 479 9
1º Quartile 1.195 14.343 299 6
Median Salary 1.600 19.200 400 7
3º Quartile 3.190 38.284 798 15
Higher Salary 4.183 50.199 1.046 20


Professional job categories

  • Middle level technicians
    • medium level technicians in transport services
      • transport technicians (logistics)
        • specialists in transport logistics

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Main workplaces

Specialists in Transport Logistics they work in intermodal transport companies, predominantly in air, water and land transport companies. Multimodal transport professionals can work face-to-face and remotely, by rotating shifts. Generally, they work in a multidisciplinary team, under occasional supervision. For these occupations, salaried work predominates, with a formal contract. Eventually, they perform activities that can lead to constant stress.


What does it take to work in the field of Specialists in Transport Logistics

The professionals of this occupational family, for the most part, have post-secondary education, with specialization or technological graduation in the area of transport. The full performance of activities occurs after one or two years of experience.


Functions and activities of Multimodal transport analyst

Specialists in Transport Logistics must:

  • develop documents;
  • check means of transport, equipment and cargo safety;
  • controlling financial resources and inputs;
  • serving customers;
  • control transport operations;
  • training employees and interns;
  • train employees and interns;
  • customer service;
  • control financial resources and inputs;
  • market research;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • service customers;
  • define partnerships and service providers;
  • elaborate documents;
  • check safety of means of transport, equipment and cargo;
  • search market;
  • serve customers;

  • Activities

    • elaborate cost and revenue spreadsheets;
    • identify transport routes;
    • monitor customs clearance process;
    • assist in the preparation of contracts;
    • cargo label;
    • schedule transport, shipment, transfer and disembarkation;
    • demonstrate responsibility;
    • participate in events;
    • demonstrate proficiency in foreign languages;
    • request customs inspection of cargo;
    • program cargo circulation;
    • monitor loading and unloading of cargo;
    • request maintenance of equipment and vehicles;
    • monitor maintenance of equipment and vehicles;
    • update supplier registration;
    • require equipment and vehicle maintenance;
    • inform the financial sector about price and costs of services provided;
    • activate the insurance company in cases of occurrence with the cargo;
    • send shipment confirmation and arrival notice;
    • demonstrate leadership;
    • guidance on technical procedures;
    • archive documents;
    • join events;
    • fill in forms;
    • segregate cargo;
    • negotiate prices and payment terms;
    • demonstrate creativity;
    • demonstrate initiative;
    • collect data from potential customers;
    • identify operational procedures of the customs area (port, airport, border, terminal);
    • provide cargo packing;
    • demonstrate ability to work in a team;
    • schedule transport, embarkation, transfer and disembarkation;
    • identify service structure in the transport, storage and distribution route;
    • demonstrate proactivity;
    • inform yourself about the product to be transported;
    • contract transportation and equipment services;
    • develop cost and revenue spreadsheets;
    • check customer satisfaction;
    • forward documentation for official validation;
    • demonstrate proactiveness;
    • tag cargo;
    • demonstrate organization;
    • coordinate cargo removal services in customs transit regime;
    • select training material;
    • supervise operational efficiency of equipment and vehicles;
    • organize documents;
    • check customer satisfaction;
    • check invoices for payments and receipts of services;
    • demonstrate reliability;
    • schedule transport routing;
    • relocate equipment and vehicles;
    • analyze training needs;
    • demonstrate trustworthiness;
    • record occurrences;
    • demonstrate objectivity;
    • discriminate tax rates for each location and merchandise;
    • provide load information for customer;
    • check compliance with deadlines;
    • define storage and transport conditions;
    • issuing accountability reports;
    • register cargo and transport data in the foreign trade system (siscarga);
    • demonstrate flexibility;
    • issue accountability reports;
    • collect volume and load demand data;
    • combine transport modes;
    • monitor customs inspection of cargo;
    • check cargo stowing;
    • control expenses with freight and fees;
    • sort customers by demand (region, product type, volume, and others);
    • consult specialized information systems, government agencies and entities;
    • collect data from potential suppliers;
    • check cargo securing;
    • identify customer needs;
    • prepare price and service proposals;
    • identify prices and services of your partners and competitors;
    • introduce company and services;
    • check allowed weight;
    • coordinate collection and shipment of domestic cargo;
    • coordinate cargo storage;
    • define technical criteria for service provision;
    • resize operational capabilities;
    • feed internal information systems;
    • arrange loading and unloading;
    • control fuel consumption;
    • check documents;
    • evaluating the performance of employees and interns;
    • activate the insurance company in case of occurrence with the cargo;
    • coordinate spawning (stuffing) and container spawning;
    • inform the financial sector about the price and costs of services provided;
    • change cargo destination;
    • demonstrate ability to work under pressure;
    • program circulation, replacement and storage of equipment;
    • elaborate price and service proposals;
    • create reports;
    • provide dangerous goods documentation;
    • request cash from the client;
    • evaluate the incidence of equipment and vehicle failures;
    • search for customer solutions;
    • analyze feasibility of new products and services;
    • customer loyalty;
    • select employees for course;


    Sectors that hire Multimodal transport analyst the most in the job market

    • road transport of cargo, except dangerous goods and removals, intercity, interstate and international
    • temporary labor lease
    • vehicle parking
    • wholesale of other equipment and articles for personal and domestic use
    • supply and management of human resources for third parties
    • retail merchandise in general, with predominance of food products - supermarkets
    • cargo transport logistics organization
    • wholesale of goods in general, with predominance of food products
    • road cargo transport
    • general warehouses - issuance of warrant




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