Logistics Coordinator/Freight Broker

Website DDH Trucking

DDH is a fresh take on trucking. With an emphasis on customer service and transportation knowledge, we’re off the leash and ahead of the pack!

We are looking for an entry-level Logistics Coordinator/Freight Broker out of our New Castle, PA terminal. The ideal candidate will be self-sufficient, confident, and able to understand common transportation and brokerage practices, concepts and regulations.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Quote and cover truckload shipments
  • Contact, negotiate, and secure carriers for available/open loads
  • Build loads, dispatch, route, schedule appointments and track drivers and shipments
  • Maximize each load by negotiating with customers and carriers to ensure proper profit margins
  • Build relationships with new and existing carriers
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with customers
  • Meet brokerage goals consistently
  • Ability to make quick, independent decisions while balancing profitability with customer needs
  • Perform all other position related duties and assist other departments as assigned
  • Listen and communicate effectively with all departments, carriers, and customers
  • Function as a liaison between Brokerage and other departments

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in transportation, logistics, or brokerage
  • Proven ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communication, Supply Chain, or other related field
  • Experience with ITS Dispatch a plus
  • Experience monitoring KPI’s and being accountable for department
  • Must be an effective communicator
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Superior communication skills, both verbal and written

Job Type: Full-time

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