Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Orland Park

Description

Logistics Coordinator Orland Park, IL The Role: Alliance Critical Capacity, a division of Alliance Shippers Inc., is seeking talented individuals to our join team in Orland Park, IL.
As a Logistics Coordinator, you provide integral support between our carriers and sales team.
We are seeking talented individuals who thrive on providing relentless customer service through proactive communication and critical thinking to our internal and external customers.
If you have an energetic attitude coupled with a strong work ethic and the ability to communicate effectively, this may be the career opportunity for you.
The Details: Manage a high volume of inbound/outbound calls to ensure on-time service performance.
Be the liaison between our Carriers and Sales team throughout shipment life cycles.
Research & source carrier services to meet our customer requirements.
Develop relationships and maintain carrier partnerships across our network of carriers.
Identify carrier opportunities by mode as well as solicit new carrier business.
Negotiate pricing with carriers to maximize profitability of each shipment.
Manage shipments by working with carriers, shippers and receivers to ensure on time delivery.
Provide support coverage for Sales team during vacation periods or times out of the office.
Provide additional support for accounting by requesting paperwork for shipments from carriers.
Provide additional support to brokers for TMS updating purposes and duties and tasks as assigned.
The Employee: We are relentless about our business and believe that the quality and persistence put into the role will bring long term success.
The preferred skills are as follows: Able to work within a fast-paced environment independently while balancing multiple responsibilities Effective communication skills with a strong attention to detail Honest, strong work ethic, resourceful and possess effective negotiation skills Ability to handle conflict and provide insightful resolution with the mindset to prevent future issues Experience in Freight Brokerage, Logistics, Transportation is preferred Proficient in basic computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, internet and email The Benefits: We value teamwork, employee collaboration & development, and provide a culture to support those initiatives.
Here's what else we offer: Base salary plus opportunity for quarterly bonus incentives Medical, Dental, Vision & Prescription Coverage Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care 401K Employee Plan Disability and Life Insurance Policies Corporate charitable giving & events Dynamic Learning Environment & Career Advancement Potential across our network The Company: Alliance Critical Capacity: Alliance Critical Capacity, founded in 2014, is our freight brokerage division.
Our team of experts understand ongoing transportation challenges and unique customer requirements.
We are specialized in providing highway transportation solutions whether it is one load or multiple loads.
Our team of brokers at Alliance Critical Capacity believe in creating a partnership with our selective core carriers to achieve the same goal of providing reliable, high quality service for our customers.
Alliance Shippers Inc.: Founded in 1977, Alliance Shippers Inc.
has grown to become one of the largest privately owned providers of global transportation services.
With more than a dozen different divisions- from temperature control to intermodal rail services
- Alliance Shippers Inc.
can combine a number of supply chain management services for each customer.
Temperature Control Highway Brokerage Intermodal/Rail International Air & Ocean Customs Brokerage Warehousing Alliance Critical Capacity It is the policy of Alliance Shippers Inc.
to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, Alliance Shippers Inc.
will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
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