J.B. Hunt Transport Safety Financial Analyst II in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00288313 Safety Financial Analyst II (Open)

Job Title:

Safety Financial Analyst II




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

The Safety Analyst II will primarily be responsible for the department budget, financial reporting, managing the cost center charges, and reporting on key safety performance metrics. This will include daily reporting, identifying trends and providing recommendations to improve processes and assist management with decision making to reach our safety department goals.

Job Description:

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for accuracy and timely completion of report requests, projects, monthly reports, and departmental budget.

  • Report results of statistical analyses, including information in the form of graphs, charts, and tables.

  • Develop an understanding of fields to which statistical methods are to be applied in order to determine whether methods and results are appropriate.

  • Prepare data for processing by organizing information, checking for any inaccuracies, and adjusting and weighting the raw data.

  • Evaluate sources of information in order to determine any limitations in terms of reliability or usability

  • Identify relationships and trends in data, as well as any factors that could affect the results of research.

  • Complete claim, accident, and incident analysis as needed.

  • Write and deliver reports/queries ranging from simple to complex.

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement solutions.

  • Perform other duties as required or assigned.

Key Competencies & Success Factors:

  • Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.

  • Financial Acumen – Possesses a basic understanding of the financial metrics presented in company tools/programs and uses them to achieve profitability.

  • Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification.

  • Job Expertise – Possesses sufficient knowledge to perform effectively in one’s specialty area and staying up-to-date with the latest technology, industry trends, organizational policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university; preferably a degree in the field of Statistics, Economics, Industrial/organizational Psychology, Organizational development, Accounting, Finance, or Mathematics

  • 24 months of related experience and/or training

  • Must have the ability to operate general office equipment and computers.

  • Must be proficient in the use of various software programs, including Microsoft Excel.

  • Must have the capability to rapidly learn new software applications.


Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.