Our client in Glen Rock, NJ is looking to hire an experienced freight broker to work in Glen Rock, NJ. This is a direct hire opportunity. Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 5pm. Salary: BOE
Consolidate multiple orders to maximize efficiency and profitability
Maximize payloads and determine the best mode of transport to minimize costs
Contact carriers for truck availability and schedule delivery appointments at consignee
Enter all freight costs; verify and change any discrepancies in carrier freight bills
Answer all questions about transports (transit times, special rate quotes) and stock (run numbers, damages, systems discrepancies) to help customer fill consignee orders / requests
Continuously develop relationships with customers to properly assess their needs and achieve business results
Monitor and assist in late shift responsibilities, ensuring all loads are picked up and/or accounted for.
Update all necessary files on a daily basis
Other responsibilities as assigned
2+ years of experience in a freight and transportation logistics and operations oriented position (brokerage, dispatch, etc.) having future loads lined up
2+ years of experience utilizing DAT Freight Analytics
Ability to complete responsibilities and follow directions under little supervision in a fast-paced environment
Track record of superior communication, follow through, and listening skills with colleagues and customers
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