Our Account Executives are highly motivated, goal oriented and strong communicators who succeed in a fast-paced environment. They set and maintain high standards of service and reliability and we take pride in their contributions. As such, we are committed to recruiting, training and retaining intelligent and tenacious individuals.
Prospect and develop strong professional relationships—via phone, e-mails and outside sales visits— to sell freight transportation brokerage services.
Provide full cycle customer service from contract to delivery
Understand the customers’ shipping needs, negotiate rates, contact carriers/trucking companies to find the most efficient shipping option, provide order tracking and delivery confirmation.
Ability to manage multiple priorities and maintain the flow of business information with a sense of urgency.
Contacting customers daily to not only generate revenue but maintain the relationship.
Responsible for identifying sales opportunities and closing sales.
Entrepreneurial sales approach, no set territories.
Must be okay with cold calling (70+ call per day until book of business is established)
Aptitude and appreciation for selling in a fast-paced environment
Excellent verbal/written communication skills and follow-thru abilities.
Strong work ethic with a team mentality
What we offer you
Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
Simple IRA contribution with great company matching.
Longship is a third-party logistics company specializing in over the road truckloads of fresh, frozen, and dry shipments. We excel in providing excellent customer service by guaranteeing our clients that their product will be transported in a safe and timely manner.
We wanted motivated individuals with energy, enthusiasm, and -above all- a passion for learning. If you communicate well, multi-task, and take care of business quickly and responsibly, we want you.
Balance competition and collaboration in an engaging work environment. With the right resources and opportunity for unlimited earning, you will grow at Longship.