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Operations / Freight Broker

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full time job
La Verne, Ca From $40,000 / Year

Skills & Requirements

We're looking for an experienced freight broker. Within our incredibly fast-paced and cut-throat industry, you will be in the forefront of both customer and carrier interactions. We are looking for someone that has the proven success, knowledge, and experience in the industry to help establish best practices.

Day to day life:

Your day will consist of various activities such as negotiating freight costs, maintaining, and developing relationships with providers, as well as reaching outside of the freight world for on-the-go problem solving.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Communicate with carriers, customers, and sales to build and maintain ongoing relationships

  • Order entry, track, and trace loads

  • Billing and payment oversight

  • Negotiation skills to work with common carriers for daily dedicated work

  • Audit load information

  • Manage resource/driver pay accurately


Requirements:
  • 2 years or more of experience is preferred, but quick-witted adaptability and passion for the industry is more core to the role.

  • Excellent customer service and problem solving skills

  • Strong negotiation skills with the ability to handle conflict

  • Highly organized, ability to multi-task

  • Flexible, willing to accept new responsibilities and shift changes depending on changing needs

Desirable skills

  • DAT Freight & Analytics - DAT
  • Datatrac

Tell us about yourself

What's your experience in the transportation industry
We are very curious to learn more about you.

Please upload your resume and any other files you feel would be helpful for us to review.