Freight Broker in Greensboro, NC at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 4/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    701 Green Valley Road
    Greensboro, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    4/12/2021

Job Description

Advanced Personnel Resources is seeking an experienced Freight Broker for an immediate opening with our client, a fast-growing logistics company located here in the Triad. Candidates must have in-depth brokering experience within the transportation and logistics industry. Multimodal logistics experience is desired, and dispatch experience is a major plus! This is a temp-to-hire position with excellent long-term potential and competitive benefits once hired permanently. The starting pay range is $42,000 - $50,000+ annually depending on experience, with eligibility for Incentive Plan participation upon completion of probationary period.

Position requires strong skills in the area of computer literacy, multi-tasking, and tactical decision making. Candidates must have a high energy level with the ability to work in a fast-paced operations environment.

Job Requirements

  • Must Have 2-3 yrs experience in brokering freight.
  • Knowledge and the basic functionality of DAT is required.
  • Excellent communication skills with external and internal customers.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.
  • Ability to negotiate rates with carriers and other brokers.
  • Ability to quote LTL and FTL shipments (including Hotshots).
  • Knowledge of freight market trends.
  • Manage and control movement of goods utilizing various modes of transportation including truck, courier, etc. while utilizing the most cost-effective techniques.
  • Ability to prepare, distribute and maintain all documents involved with the brokering of freight.
  • Ability to exercise strong judgement in handling problems associated with the operation and administration of a full-service transportation company.