Outsource Logistics, LLC Freight Broker - Savannah in Savannah, Georgia
This position is full time and would require a minimum of 40 hours per week. The typical work hours are from Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.
YourFreightRate.com, a division of Outsource Logistics, is one of the fastest growing 3PL’s in the Southeast region with locations in Savannah, Valdosta, and Tifton. We are asset based with over 1,000,000 square feet of warehouse space in operation in both dedicated and multi-client capacities. We are locally owned and managed and are seeking dedicated, driven, and talented individuals to join our team. We have been in business for 13 years and have an A+ credit rating.
• Source, secure, and price available domestic freight and match your loads with available carriers that want to haul it. • Work closely with customers to properly communicate shipment details and provide accurate data entry into load management system • Coordinate and execute cold calls daily to generate interest and quote and secure multiple shipments per day while monitoring on-time performance and load metrics • Assist drivers with dispatch information while ensuring the customer’s pickup and delivery requirements are adhered to
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
• Ability to communicate effectively both in person and on the phone with customers, internal and external business partners, and drivers providing concise instruction or information • Ability to develop relations with drivers, office team, management and internal and external business partners • Ability to multi-task in an extremely fast paced environment • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, Internet and web based applications • Must have a verifiable book of business in excess of $500,000 annually with gross margins at 15%
• College Degree preferred but not necessarily required • A strong desire to succeed and a tenacious work ethic