Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!”
On today’s Podcast episode Cerasis welcomes Jennifer Jacobson, the Cerasis Accounting & Finance Manager. Jennifer’s role at Cerasis is to manage the Accounting and Finance department, Financial Preparation and Review, as well as oversee Human Resources.
We’ll publish every Tuesday right on the Cerasis blog and Freight Institute. We hope you enjoy!
Why Shippers Should Put a Focus on Transportation Accounting To Reduce Costs
In this episode with Jennifer and Cerasis’ Marketing Manager & “The Freight Project Podcast” host, Adam Robinson, you’ll get to learn about how Jennifer’s work in various accounting roles in a manufacturing environment as Manufacturing Controller gave her knowledge from the shipper’s perspective, and now how she sees things from a carrier or 3rd Party Logistics point of view.
Specifically, in this “The Freight Project Podcast” episode you’ll hear:
- Why from an accounting perspective, how does a customer benefit when working with Cerasis.
- Why it is important that carriers are paid on time and what that means for improved carrier relations.
- Why a shipper should audit all their freight invoices.
- What other cost considerations should shippers make when it comes to understanding TOTAL costs beyond the freight rate itself.
We hope you enjoy this very first episode of The Freight project podcast!
Transportation Accounting Resources to Download
The Complete Guide to Freight & Transportation Accounting