Position Overview: Are you looking to begin the next chapter in your career? One filled with opportunity in a fast paced environment with great variety and process ownership. Be a part of an out of the ordinary 3PL company that thrives on thinking outside the box and being fearless. This is a newly created position which offers a balance between carrier management and dispatching. This is a critical position in building trust and value with our customers and carriers. The work environment is fast pace and requires a sense of urgency. Must be able to multitask, work well under pressure, problem solve and be comfortable dealing with all levels in an organization. This position does require rotating/afterhours coverage.
Responsibilities: Carrier Manager •Actively manage the quality of our transportation partner base. •Bring new transportation partners onto the platform. •Know and understand the Federal and State Regulations that pertain to Transportation Vehicles & Drivers. •Develop process and system improvements to continually raise the bar of execution. •Be dedicated to solving the difficult issues.
Dispatcher •Ensure each driver/carrier has an adequate understanding of all details of customer and company expectations on each load at the point of dispatch through delivery. •Effectively communicate with shippers, customers, drivers, and managers with any problems (e.g. truck breakdowns, pickup issues, weight issues, product not available, location changes, etc) and updates for the purpose of ensuring all loads are covered in a safe and efficient manner. •Manage any issues that come up in the normal operation of freight. •Assisting with daily status checks for all assigned trucks and drivers. •Calculate appropriate carrier and customer rates. •Utilize Google sheets and other tools to manage all load information, status info and rate data.
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Preferred Skills •1-3 years of experience in Transportation. •The ability to calmly, clearly and concisely communicate in person, by phone and by email. •Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems under pressure. •Ability to collaborate and work with a highly diverse set of shippers, transportation partners, and internal partners. •Analytical and critical thinking ability. •The ability to balance attention to detail with swift execution - we need to do things quickly but we need to do them right.
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