Freight Broker Manager in Houston, TX at Meador Staffing Services

Date Posted: 1/27/2018

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Job Description

We are currently seeking an experienced Logistics Freight Broker Manager that will be based in our Houston, TX office. As a Freight Brokerage Manager you will be responsible for connecting shipments with available capacity to meet service expectations of customers. Email resume to Hollee at hmeador@meador.com.
Description:Essential duties and responsibilities for the experienced Logistics Freight Broker Manager:

•Cover freight by leveraging carrier relationships and working load boards

•Negotiate rates with shippers and carriers

•Coordinate the shipment from dispatch to on-time delivery

•Provide best in class customer service to both shippers and carriers

•Proactively identify and resolve issues using critical thinking skills

•Solicit business from current and prospective customers

•Research and understand market trends

•Develop an internal brokerage division
Key Results Areas for the experienced Logistics Freight Broker Manager:

•Loads tendered

•Revenue generation

•Carrier development

•Margin development
Requirements for the experienced Logistics Freight Broker Manager:

•3 to 5 years’ experience in a freight brokerage management role

•Ability to thrive in a deadline based team environment

•Understanding of truck transportation/logistics

•Outstanding communication skills, verbal and written

•Effectively copes with change and is energized by tough challenges

•Strong problem solving capabilities and timely decision making

•Self-starter that is highly motivated to be successful

Job category:Management
Branch:Pasadena
Pay rate:45000 - 60000
Posted date:11/27/2017
Job ID:139713
Job type:Permanent
Job keywords:Customer Service, Trucking / Railcar