Established asset based logistics company is looking to add a carrier representative to our brokerage department. We are looking for highly motivated, self-starters who are results driven. A strong worker, having excellent oral and written communication ability, is detail and deadline oriented, while also being a quick learner.
As a 3PL Carrier Rep, you will interact with carriers to match our shipments to appropriate carriers, by sourcing carriers and negotiate rates. In doing so you will also be responsible to grow and develop a carrier base you can rely on. You will provide information on supply and demand, pricing, while trouble shooting issues as they arise. Provide necessary information to team members and customers about the status of shipments, while also handling and resolve complaints.
EXPERIENCE AND BACKGROUND:
Preference of at least one year experience in the transportation industry, on the brokerage side. Preferred, not required. Customer service with problem resolution experience, who understand the importance of proper customer service. Occupy a proper telephone manner and are comfortable with Microsoft products. Maintain the ability to compose correspondence and think on your feet. Perform with a sense of urgency while paying attention to even the smallest detail.
Must pass post offer drug screen and background check as a condition of hire.
Monday through Friday, 07:30 – 17:30, with a 1 hour lunch break. The job requires personnel to be on call occasionally in the evening and work a Saturday when needed/required, if needed hours would be 0800 – 1200. Employee is expected to stay beyond regularly scheduled hours as dictated by the workload.
EDUCATION: High school diploma or GED, plus 2-3 related experience required. Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or related field, with 1 years experience is preferred.
SALARY RANGE: Based on Experience