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Business Analyst

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Primary Location
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Additional Location(s)
Phoenix, Arizona
Job TypeFull time

C.H. Robinson is looking to add a Business Analyst to our Robinson Fresh team. Your role will involve creating, maintaining, and distributing insights derived from key performance metrics. You will be tasked with evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, identifying opportunities for improvement, and designing solutions for key customers. As a Business Analyst, you will educate both internal and external stakeholders, helping them grasp trends, interpret results, and provide actionable insights to facilitate informed decision-making and drive positive change. Join us in this exciting opportunity to make a meaningful impact on our dynamic team and contribute to the growth and success of Robinson Fresh.

This is a hybrid work model, allowing you to work both in the office and from home.

The deadline for internals to apply for this role is Friday, September 29th, by the end of the business day.


  • Collaborate with internal analytical teams to develop predictive solutions

  • Extract and interpret medium-scale data to address complex questions effectively

  • Utilize reporting tools such as Power BI and Tableau, as well as database querying, to track and analyze focus areas

  • Develop and maintain robust platform optimization reporting and analytics as well as a standardized library of reporting and analysis

  • Advocate for and contribute to the creation of data-driven products to enhance outcomes for global customers and partners

  • Identify trends, make data-driven recommendations for behavioral changes, and suggest operational improvements for both internal and external business challenges

  • Create, document, and manage project plans, process flows, and metrics

  • Collaborate with Reporting resources to build essential data sets for operational and exploratory analysis

  • Participate in external stakeholder interactions as part of routine business reviews, sales calls, or consultations

Required Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a financial or business analyst capacity

  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of tools, especially Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience with data visualization tools, including, Power BI, Tableau, and SQL querying

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university

  • Proven ability to drive positive change in a large, dispersed organization

  • Logistics and supply chain experience

  • Collaborative and positive working style

  • Proficiency in data and financial analysis for sales or operations

  • Familiarity with Python, R, or similar programming languages

  • Effective and adaptable communication skills

  • Demonstrated ability to engage and advise stakeholders at various levels

  • Strong presentation skills and ability to handle questions and feedback

  • Experience translating complex data into understandable insights

  • Entrepreneurial mindset, open to seizing opportunities and challenging the status quo

  • Organized with strong self and project management skills

  • Values diversity and inclusivity in the workplace

Questioning if you meet the mark? Studies have shown that women and people of color may be less likely to apply unless they match the job description exactly. Here at C.H. Robinson, we’re building a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees feel they belong. If this position excites you, we welcome you to apply whether you check all the preferred qualifications or just a few. You may just be our next great fit!

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

C.H. Robinson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We believe in equality for all and celebrate the diversity of our employees, customers and communities. We believe this increases creativity and innovation, drives business growth and enables engaged and thriving teams.  We’re committed to providing an inclusive environment, free from harassment and discrimination, where all employees feel welcomed, valued and respected.

Affirmative Action Employer/EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran 


Your Health, Wealth and Self

Your total wellbeing is the foundation of our business, and our benefits support your financial, family and personal goals. We provide the top-tier benefits that matter to you most, including:

  • Two medical plans (including a High Deductible Health Plan)

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Enhanced Fertility benefits

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Health Savings Account (including employer contribution)

  • Dental and Vision

  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • Paid and floating holidays

  • Paid time off (PTO)

  • Paid parental leave

  • Paid time off to volunteer in your community

  • Charitable Giving Match Program

  • 401(k) with 6% company matching

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Plus a broad range of career development, networking, and team-building opportunities

Dig in to our full list of benefits on OUR CULTUREpage.

Why Do You Belong at C.H. Robinson?

Standing out among the world’s largest logistics platforms, C.H. Robinson solves logistics problems for companies across the globe and across industries, from the simple to the most complex. For 100+ years, our global suite of services has innovated trade to seamlessly deliver the products and goods that drive the world’s economy. With 20 million shipments annually for 100,000 customers, and millions of dollars contributed to support causes that matter to us, our people and technology literally move the world.

As a FORTUNE 200 company, FORTUNE has also named C.H. Robinson one of the World’s Most Admired Companies 2022. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, we are proud to be recognized as one of LinkedIn’s Top Companies in Minneapolis-St. Paul 2021. And we’re not stopping there… Join us as we collaborate, innovate, and work as one global team to make life better and more sustainable for our customers, communities, and world.

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