DFDS Germany

Business Analyst Intermodal (m/f/d)

For the expansion of our DFDS primeRail Intermodal Transport team, we are looking for committed and motivated Business Analyst Intermodal (m/f/d) at preferably Troisdorf, but optionally also will also consider Copenhagen or Istanbul in full-time capacity with immediate effect.

Key responsibilities:

  • Overall optimize and grow the Intermodal (IM) network in DFDS
  • Ensure articulation and execution of the strategic objectives, key priorities, projects and plans to deliver according to strategy
  • Focus on optimizing and rethinking business processes
  • Support with tasks related to integration of acquired IM company
  • Help drive the IT transformation in Intermodal
  • Drive and support a data-driving culture (with the new IM IT system being implementing during 2022, support the transformation and automation of existing reporting tools and KPIs and identify new standard reports and KPIs)
  • Establish IM forum within DFDS (to help leverage and drive knowledge sharing and grow the IM pipeline within DFDS)
  • Ad-hoc analyses to ensure transparency and support decision-making (e.g. train performance, customer commitments, net profitability of customers)
  • Prepare pricing recommendations and business cases with key stakeholders
  • Support BU Rail mgmt., in particular Head of BU Rail and the Intermodal Director, with high-quality analysis for decision-making
  • Support with streamlining tools and contracts (e.g. train commitment agreements)
  • Prepare budgets and accurate forecasting on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis
  • Coordinate and drive strategic initiatives and projects and ensure progress and milestones are delivered timely

Key competencies:

  • Result oriented with excellent business acumen (curious, pro-active, go do’er mindset)
  • Ambitious and a natural desire to learn and develop personal and professional skills
  • Highly organized, focused with the ability to set clear priorities and objectives
  • Ability to think strategically and analytically, with good problem solving skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
  • Ability to deliver results through involvement of key stakeholders (this role requires the candidate to work across teams and geographical locations)
  • Good project management skills
  • Solution oriented and can build recommendations to mgmt
  • Manage own work against a project plan by delivering in time and in expected quality
  • Competent in MS Office (in particular powerpoint and excel)

Our offer:

  • Performance-related, attractive remuneration
  • a permanent employment contract
  • a modern working environment with flat hierarchies
  • A structured and comprehensive induction
  • Opportunities to realise your own ideas
  • an atmosphere of equals


We look forward to receiving your application documents including your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to: application@primerail.eu

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