Carrier Relations Co-Op (Fall 2024)

Cincinnati, United States

Job Title: Carrier Relations Co-Op                                                                         Department: Carrier Relations

Reports to: Carrier Relations Team Manager                                                       Effective Date: June2024

 

Job Summary:

The Carrier Relations Co-Op will work with teams to understand and learn the truck booking and track and trace processes. The Co-op will spend time on the Carrier Relations team to learn skills needed to build and move loads. There will be defined expectations and goals to which the co-op will be held accountable and coached.

 

An end of co-op presentation will be prepared by co-op and given to leadership. The presentation should include: what they learned during time as co-op; if their goals were achieved or not and information explaining this; any recommendations and if they would return as co-op or full time hire or not. The presentation should not last more than 30 minutes and should allow for Q&A time at the end of the presentation.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

·         None

 

Duties/Responsibilities:

·         Provide track and trace via P44

·         Carrier negotiations

·         Carrier relations

·         Negotiate rates and sell loads

·         Perform outbound calls

·         Load building

·         Other duties and tasks as assigned

 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Willingness to learn, be mentored, and improve
  • Exceptional customer focus and interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent time management skills with proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Capacity and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong computer skills and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software

 

Physical Requirements:

·         Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer