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Carrier Sales Representative - Truck Brokerage

Location: Austin, TX

Department: Truck Brokerage

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

Do you want to be a part of an exciting culture? Intelligent Logistics, a fun loving, fast growing Austin-based company, is looking for "A" level candidates for a Carrier Sales Representative position.  Our company’s accolades include:

  • 2016 Best Places to Work, Austin Business Journal
  • 2017 Top Work Places, Austin American Statesman
  • 2017 Austin Fast 50, Austin Business Journal
  • 2017 INC 5000, INC Magazine, Honor Award Recipient 

The primary role of the Carrier Sales Representative is to provide unparalleled customer service in alignment with our core values. Carrier Sales Representatives are key to our organization as they offer carrier management and grow carrier capacity in support of our Truck Brokerage growth initiatives. Carrier Sales Representatives utilize their experience to provide simple solutions for complex problems.

We are looking for a team player who is team oriented, has a positive outlook and attitude. We are seeking a team player with a self-driven, strong work ethic. We seek those who are a team player, are engaging, data-driven, and customer service oriented. They must be a self-started leader and be skilled at motivation and negotiation.

Our company exists to take the often complex world of cargo transportation and make it SIMPLE for our clients so they become more successful, and we do this by living our 5 Core Values:

1.) Happy Team ("A" Players Only)
2.) Happy Clients (Long Term Relationships)
3.) Commitment to Excellence (Great, NOT Good)
4.) Self Driven Continuous Improvement (Learning and Growing)
5.) Integrity (Honest, Ethical, Respected

Why Intelligent Logistics? We offer…

  • Competitive salary plus incentives.
  • Excellent medical, dental and vision benefits.
  • Fully paid employee premiums for life and disability insurance.
  • Generous paid time and paid holidays starting off from Day One.
  • Generous 401(k) with 4% match, immediate and fully-vested.
  • Weekly snacks and Beer Friday.
  • Fun company team building events!
  • Casual dress code – everyday, not just Fridays!

We look forward to hearing from qualified candidates who share these ideals.

Essential Functions:

Represents Intelligent Logistics, LLC. services through offering unparalleled customer service.

  • Grows our revenue and client base through building effective relationships that expand our Truck Brokerage business.
  • Leads the development of carrier relationships in North America.
  • Handles carrier database management through utilizing our best-in-class technology platforms effectively and routinely.
  • Identifies strategic client opportunities by understanding our business, the truck brokerage market and our client’s needs.
  • Champions effective negotiations through a deep understanding of client needs while ensuring win/win solutions.
  • Focuses on the daily obtainment of the departmental measurable accountabilities/ KPI’s as assigned, understands the strategic vision (quarterly/annual) and works creatively to maximize results.
  • Creatively handles shipment obstacles by offering effective, innovative and proactive solutions in an environment of rapid change. Escalates to management as appropriate.
  • Supports other Truck Brokerage departmental tasks as assigned. 

Key Criteria/Requirements:

Prior industry experience (2-4 years) in the truck brokerage/carrier environment or similar industry experience is required. College degree is a plus. Proven negotiation skills and ability to take calculated risks independently is required. Should be able to work in a fast/demanding work environment. High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). Demonstrated ability to be reliable, professional and punctual. Capable of setting an exceptional standard in customer service. 

FLSA status:              Exempt  

Physical Requirements:  Position requires: ordinary ambulatory skills and physical coordination sufficient to move about office locations; ability to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch periodically for prolonged periods of time; manipulation (lift, carry, move) of light to medium weights of 10-35 pounds; arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp and type for prolonged periods of time; visual acuity to use a keyboard, computer monitor, operate equipment, and read materials for prolonged periods of time; ability to sit, reach with hands and arms, talk, and hear for prolonged periods of time.  The noise level in the work environment is low.

Intelligent Logistics, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, marital status, ethnicity, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status and will not be discriminated against. 

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