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About Accenture Cargo
Accenture Cargo is a practice area of Accenture, and a leading advisor to the global air freight and broader transportation industry. The practice advises many of the world’s best performing airlines, shipping lines, integrators, forwarders, airports, leasing firms, etc. A dedicated data analytics and business intelligence team is responsible for providing leading industry databases to our clients, including comprehensive air and express cargo demand and supply databases and forecasts. The data analytics team operates from offices in Amsterdam and Kuala Lumpur and aims to provide top class customer service and continuously improve and innovate existing and new products to continue our steep growth curve.
About the function
We are looking for exceptional and highly motivated data professionals to join the KL team to further grow our capabilities and expand our presence in APAC. The KL team is responsible for developing, maintaining and managing Accenture Cargo’s market intelligence products.
Part of our product portfolio is the Accenture Cargo Model, a network and fleet optimization tool. Launched in 2015, it helps cargo airlines to optimize their cargo performance and profitability. To date, the tool is used by nine leading airlines on a long-term subscription basis. The tool helps airlines in their strategic decision-making on optimizing what cargo to sell, which partnerships to engage in, and design their optimal air cargo networks of the future. The tool is in continuous development, and airlines frequently reach out for guidance with their scenario-building and interpreting the results of their scenarios.
You will be part of the support team for this tool; understanding the types of business cases airlines are running and modelling these business cases to provide actionable insights to our clients. You will be frequently engaging in client communication to resolve issues and identify improvements, as well as provide further technical developments to propel the tool further. Experience in the industry is not essential however a strong desire to build knowledge of aviation and transportation industries is a must. The learning curve will be steep and rewarding, and will enable you to build a foundation of skills and experience which will prepare you for a range of more senior roles.