The Logistics Coordinator will be responsible for managing driver relationships, identifying, and acting on opportunities, negotiating rates, support, sustain and generate freight. As a Logistics Coordinator, you will work directly with our network of driver acting as liasion between dispatch manager and drivers .
Responsibilities and Duties:
Manage driver relationships, monitor performance.
Negotiate rates and secure carriers to move freight/book loads.
Dispatch the drivers as per the delivery / Pick up appoinments.
Apply for customs documents for crossborder shipments .
Enter the orders in TMS system .
Proactively communicate delays, breakdowns, road closures, etc. to customers shippers, receivers, and Account Managers.
Effectively adjust operating plans to accommodate such circumstances.
Transportation Industry or Logistics experience is an asset.
Proven communication and time management skills.
Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
High level customer service and relationship building skills.
Skills and Attributes Required:-
Proactive, assertive, ability to adapt and adjust on the fly.
Exceptional negotiation, quality decision making, organizational, analytical and critical thinking skills.
Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced, high pressure environment.
Team player with an entrepreneurial mindset.
Job Type: Full-time
- 8 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
- Weekends as needed
Supplemental pay types:
Work Location: In person