Brokerage Logistics Coordinator

 Hamel,

Job ID:
7439
Job Title:
Brokerage Logistics Coordinator
City & State:
Hamel,
Job Region:
Midwest
Seniority:
Mid Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Operations - Brokerage
Service Offering:
Non-Asset (Traditional Brokerage)

Our client is a project-based logistics company. They provide unique and innovative solutions in which the value extends beyond the simple physical movement of goods. Their solutions have been developed in close collaboration with their clients and they embrace innovative, yet practical approaches to logistical challenges. 

Brokerage Logistics Coordinator
The Logistics Coordinator is a multi-faceted position that requires the right candidate to possess high problem-solving ability, quick negotiating, decision-making ability, exceptional people skills, and an excellent attitude for success. The main responsibilities of this position are focused on determining proper routing and shipping solutions for all modes of transportation, meeting the needs of customers through working with third party carriers and our client’s customers. Organizing movement of cargo utilizing our client’s Transportation Management System. Works closely with sales/customer teams, internal operations, and support teams to resolve logistics issues, invoicing, process documentation and data reporting. The ideal candidate is someone that is willing to take on new tasks due to the pure interest in learning and bettering their skill set. In addition, someone with strong communication skills, technology savvy, and is dedicated to the team’s overall performance.

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities:

  • Taking orders from customers via email, phone, or web interface.
  • Entering orders into company system.
  • Providing updates, and ETAs to customers.
  • Promptly addressing any delays, issues, or concerns.
  • Problem solving to meet time requirements.
  • Maximizing profit by finding the most cost-effective solution for transportation.
  • Tracking and tracing loads.
  • Negotiating rates for a variety of lanes.
  • Managing carrier base.
  • Dispatching Refrigerated Trailer loads.

Experience:
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook).
  • Logistics/Transportation knowledge.
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills with the ability to think creatively.
  • Ability to define a problem, collect data, identify, and apply solutions.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Managing/utilizing multiple systems.

This position offers a competitive hourly rate.

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