Quad/Graphics Carrier Sales Representative in Bolingbrook, Illinois
The logistics division of Quad/Graphics, QuadExpress is responsible for moving billions of pounds of time-sensitive freight annually. As a consultative partner, we design customized solutions to deliver our customers’ freight, whether that’s by road or rail, air or sea.
QuadExpress (a wholly owned subsidiary of Quad/Graphics) is seeking Carrier Sales Representatives for the Bolingbrook, IL location. The ideal candidates will be energetic and self-motivated with the competencies typical of successful sales professionals with responsibilities to marry a customer’s freight to a carrier’s capacity in our Truckload shipping market.
Source and procure carrier services to ensure timely delivery of customer freight
Ability to build and promote ongoing carrier relationships without relying solely on load boards
Negotiate rates on a spot or transactional basis with carriers. Ability to manage pricing negotiations and obstacles with carriers
Establish internal relationships with customer sales to expand your book of business
Take a proactive approach in learning the pricing and capacity fluctuations in the truckload shipping market.
1-3 year(s) work experience (Truckload Freight Brokerage preferred)
Excellent negotiation skills
Excellent problem solving and decision making ability
Must be a driven, enthusiastic and highly motivated individual
Drive for results
Adaptability and flexibility
Quick learner who is successful at multi-tasking
Must be a team player
Some weekend or after-hours work may occasionally be necessary to take care of client’s needs
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Additional Company Information:
We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k) and profit sharing plans, holidays, vacations and more.
Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.
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