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Position: Logistics Specialist
Location: Eagan, MN
Department: Brokerage
Employment Type: Full Time

Description: This position executes the logistics services we offer to our shipper and carrier customers. It is responsible for matching available shipments with carrier capacity and managing the process to completion. This is a critical position in building trust and value with our customers and managing our profitability. Our ability to develop carrier and shipper customers is greatly dependent on the performance of this position.

Daily activities include

  • Phone and e-mail contact with customers to solicit available shipments and business opportunities.
  • Register customer orders (logistics needs) into our computer system with accurate, timely information.
  • Advise customers, in a timely fashion of service updates.
  • Maintain and issue reports required by the portfolio of customers assigned to you.
  • Negotiate rates and service with carriers so as to maximize profitability on each shipment while delivering on our service commitment to Customers.
  • Register accurate and timely shipment status information on each shipment in our computer system and communicate service updates to Customer Specialists.
  • Issue complete, accurate and timely load confirmations to the carrier(s) on each shipment.
  • Work cooperatively with team members on sharing available carrier capacity information.
  • Provide pricing feedback to Pricing Manager to allow accurate rate guidelines for operations and sales staff.
  • Comply with carrier screening and compliance policies.
  • Provide back-up to fellow team members as needed.
  • Assist in training new team members.

Education/Skills:

  • College degree in business, logistics or economics
  • Prior experience in a logistics role with a trucking company
  • Strong computer user skills and proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong communications skills, negotiating skills and persuasiveness
  • Competitive attitude and innovative nature
  • Enthusiasm, high energy, ability to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment.
  • Understanding of freight industry or logistics management is desirable
  • Ability to resolve problems

If you are looking for a rewarding and challenging position with a national leading trucking and logistics company, we’d like to hear from you! Click here to apply: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=bayandbay&jobId=26325&lang=en_US&source=CC335674.

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