Carrier Solution Specialist

Landstar Transportation Logistics, 1000 Simpson Rd, Rockford, Illinois, United States of America ● Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America Req #2237
Monday, September 12, 2022
  Excellent benefits package including medical, dental, and vision insurance, 

401K, vacation pay, flex time, and 8 paid holidays!
 

Job Title: Carrier Solutions Specialist


In office
M-F 8am to 5pm ET 

 

SUMMARY

Monitor the performance of assigned carriers to build mutually beneficial partnerships across the network. Responsible for identifying and contacting carriers who meet the minimum eligibility requirements of Landstar's preferred carrier program, communicating the program's benefits, ensuring accurate carrier information, and establishing an ongoing connection with the carrier. This position will focus on growing strategic relationships to optimize carriers' fleets and keep them moving within Landstar's network.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Assist in the successful development of the Landstar Preferred Program
  • Monitor carrier performance and provide feedback to leadership
  • Identify available third-party capacity options for Agents and Internal Stakeholders
  • Act as a liaison between Landstar agents and third-party carriers with the intent of developing a mutually beneficial ongoing relationship
  • Promote and educate third-party capacity on Landstar systems and benefits
  • Educate capacity of freight lanes and advise which Agents handle those lanes
  • Achieve monthly S.M.A.R.T. goals as set forth by management
  • Support specific accounts, agents, or projects as requested (may require travel)
  • Update and maintain required certification and training courses
    • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Strong problem solving and decision making
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Internet
  • Data entry skills 88+ kpm

 

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Geographical knowledge
  • Industry knowledge
  • Bi-lingual

 

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • One to three years of office experience required

Landstar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Landstar will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should send an e-mail to employment@landstar.com.

 

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Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Landstar Transportation Logistics, 1000 Simpson Rd, Rockford, Illinois, United States of America
  • Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America