Logistics Brokers are responsible for coordinating the loading and unloading of freight while meeting the customer’s service requirements.
Any combination of education, training, and experience providing the following knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Basic knowledge of trucking/transportation industry preferred, but not required. Prior sales experience also preferred but not required.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational and conflict resolution skills, and the ability to execute logical decisions quickly. Ability to multitask in dynamic, fast-paced, team oriented environment. Good computer and keyboarding skills with the ability to accurately type at 45 WPM. Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook. Require flexible schedule with the ability to work at least 48 hours per week and be on-call if issues with fleet arise.
Experience, Education, and Training
Four year college degree in Logistics or other business related field or at least one year brokering experience preferred.
Must be able to sit for a large portion of the day. Also needs to be able to multitask, talk on the telephone for extended periods of time and type efficiently.
Primarily indoors with heating and cooling regulated in a general office environment. Surroundings can be noisy at times.