Logistic Capacity Coordinator for a contract to hire role open in the Jacksonville, FL area. Multiple job opening with tremendous potential for growth and strong possiblity of converting to direct hire. Large hiring initiative with major Logistics and Transportation Company. 6+ month contract-to-hire opening. Onsite position in Jacksonville. Must be eligible to work in US without sponsorship. Seeking 1+ years of experience with brokering freight, logistics, supply chain, transportation, freigh management, along with negotiation skills, customer service and a drive to solve carrier related problems. Pay: $17-18/hr. HS graduate at minimum, but desire is Associates or Bachelors. New graduates with intern or co-op experience welcome.
Job Title: Logistics Capacity Coordinator
Job summary: The primary duty of the Logistics Capacity Coordinator is to utilize relationships with prospective carriers to generate repeat sales, maximize margins and aid in booking all teams freight with quality. Additionally, the Capacity Coordinator will be expected to support and compliment the Capacity Manager when needed.
Essential Functions of the Job:
1.Manage and build carrier base via multiple methods based on the SOP,
2.Utilize multiple methods of available load broadcasts / postings,
3.Negotiate contract and spot lanes with carriers,
4.Maintain consistent number of booked by as determined by Capacity Manager,
5.Exhibit mediation skills to solve carrier related problems
Skills Required to Perform the Duties of the Job:
1.Mastery of all functions and expectations of the Dispatch position,
2.Ability to work as a team through stressful situations,
3.Mediation and crisis resolution skills a must,
4.Quality control of booked freight and responsible communication
Minimum of High School graduate. Desire degree: Associates or Bachelor's. 1 year experience in Transportation and Logistics, to include direct carrier sales.
Proven track record of increasing productivity in the field.
Documented history of quality and quantity.
Report-to for the Job: The Logistics Capacity Coordinator position will report directly to the Capacity Manager.