Logistics Today is a growing freight brokerage in the St Louis area looking to hire a Carrier Procurement/Relations Representative. The primary duties will be to network with and secure truckload carriers to move our customers' freight in and out of the St Louis area and nationwide. This person will work directly with our Operations Manager and sales staff to make sure we provide the best service for our customers. Experience is preferred.
Your responsibilities include but are not limited to:
-Book available freight in a cost effective manner by sourcing and negotiating rates with carrier.
-Schedule pick up and delivery appointments and communicate any changes with our customers.
-Track and trace shipments throughout the process and notify customers of any delays or service failures.
-Be a liaison between the customer and our sales team to effectively grow the customer relationship
-Dispatch drivers to pickups and deliveries
-Add to our internal carrier database daily
-Exceptional customer service skills
-High energy and focus
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks
-Self managed and motivated
-Proficiency with many computer programs including Word, Excel, PCMiler, and internet loadboards and logistics systems
A competitive base salary + Bonus
Health and Dental insurance
Please submit resume.