Capacity Specialist I - Uniontown, OH

Job Description

Job ID: 700682BR
Division Category: Operations
Position Type: Full-Time
Address Line 1: 1475 Boettler Road
City: Uniontown
State: OH
Country: United States
Zip Code: 44685
Remote Based: No
Position Overview:

This position may be either 1st shift (8am to 5pm) or 2nd shift (1pm to 9pm)
Job Summary:

Are you someone who likes a challenge and providing a solution? If you are looking for an industry leading, innovative company to call home, look no further. We are looking for a Capacity Specialist I. The Capacity Specialist I is a frontline individual contributor role that interacts with the carriers. Some responsibilities include selecting carriers to support sales opportunities, providing customer service, solving routine issues, and providing pricing negotiation. This role also cultivates relationships and servicing all customer needs.

About You:
You like the phone, and it likes you.
You are goal-oriented and always up for a challenge.
You have a desire to learn.
You like to find solutions and negotiate.
You are someone who values building long-lasting relationships with carriers and colleagues.
You are a team player that’s driven to succeed and wants to have ownership of your own career.

Your Day:
Build a portfolio of qualified carriers.
Act as primary point of contact for customer service routine inquiries related to carrier activities.
Provide day to day support to operational activities such as communication, transactional negotiation with carriers on cost, and ensuring to obtain best cost per transaction.
Identify and escalate unresolved customer issues, continuous improvement, and new service opportunities to leadership.
Engage with Shared Services on efforts to meet customer expectations and maintain overall service.
Adhere to all applicable laws/regulations as well as company policies and procedures.
Perform other duties as required.

What we are looking for:
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, transportation management, supply chain or related field with or some college with relatable work experience.
2-5 years’ experience in transportation preferred.
Ability to multitask
Microsoft Office experience

What you can expect from us:
Full-time with benefits
Paid training
Paid time off
Paid parental leave
Investment in your future:
• 401k
• Career advancement and growth
• Volunteer opportunities
Discount on shipping for personal use
Access to over 3.5 million discounts
Recognized as one of Forbes Magazine’s 2019 Best Employers for Diversity


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