Truck Dispatcher

Charger Logistics in Chicago, IL

  • Industry: Trucking - Fleet Management
  • Type: Full Time
  • Compensation: $50,060.00 - 76,300.00 / Year*
Charger Logistics is a world class asset-based carrier. We specialize in delivering your assets, on time and on budget. With the diverse fleet of equipment, we can handle a range of freight, including dedicated loads, specialized hauls, temperature-controlled goods and HAZMAT cargo.

Charger logistics invests time and support into its employees to provide them with the room to learn and grow their expertise and work their way up. We are seeking a well-rounded individual able to work in a fast-paced environment to join the asset based broker division at the company s office in Chicago,IL. The position covers various aspects of innovative backhaul solution for LTL and FTL shipments.

Responsibilities:
  • Prospect for loads to build a client pipeline including heavy cold calling
  • Arrange transportation and facilitate the movement of goods based on customer demands, including cross-border, domestic, FTL, LTL
  • Answer incoming calls and making outbound calls to secure business as well as ensuring customer expectations are met and/or surpassed
  • Negotiate rates with customers
  • Fill empty miles for asset division
  • Create revenue off dead miles
  • Work with Account Managers and the Customer Onboarding Team
  • Arrange frieght to provide solutions to customers' freight needs
  • Maintain external customer load boards and internal TMS ensuring data integrity
Requirements
  • Bachelor s Degree or College Diploma in Logistics, Supply Chain Management and/or Business is required
  • Minimum 2 years experience in transportation sales, particularly as an asset broker
  • Hunter mentality who constantly looks for new markets to open expand into
  • Familiarity with North American geography
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite with the aptitude to learn new software quickly
  • Problem solving and decision-making skills with the ability to work in a team environment

Associated topics: 911, call, call center, command center, communication, communication specialist, dispatcher, fire, phone, telecommunicator

* Estimated salary


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