BlueGrace Logistics

  • Freight Sales Associate - January 2019 - Riverview, FL

    Job Locations US-FL-Riverview
    Job ID
    2018-1753
    # of Openings
    42
    Category
    Freight
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Summary

    Now interviewing candidates to join our Freight Sales team in January and June 2019! Recent Graduates encouraged to apply!

    This role is responsible for prospecting, qualifying and generating new sales to drive sales growth. This individual will be a highly motivated, self-starter with a strong sales dynamic, able to identify and develop new business prospects from multiple sources. This role qualifies for a base plus commissions! 

     

    #1 BE CARING OF ALL OTHERS

    We value your dreams and believe in paying it forward.

     

    BlueGrace Culture

    • 5-time winner of the Tampa Bay Business Journal “Best Places to Work” Award
    • 2-time winner of the Tiny Pulse “Happiest Company” Award
    • Regular contributor to Metropolitan Ministries, Humane Society, and charities nationwide
    • Free Beer Fridays, Pie-Eating Contests, BooGrace, and numerous other fun activities
    • Learn more about our culture on Facebook/Instagram/Twitter – Follow @CultureBG

    #2 SIMPLIFY

    Life is already complicated-why not keep it simple?

     

    BlueGrace Facts & Figures

    • BlueGrace is one of the fastest growing transportation management services in the US
    • Founded with 24 employees in Riverview, Florida, now have over 500 nationwide
    • Featured on the Inc. 500 since 2012, as one of the fastest growing companies in America
    • Backed by a $255 million private equity investment by Warburg Pincus
    • Serving over 10,000 satisfied customers

    #3 PURSUE OUTRAGEOUS GOALS

    It’s not in our DNA to settle for average or to come in second place.

     

    Duties and responsibilities:

    • Generate leads and contact prospective customers to solicit appropriate services based on the customer’s needs and answer customer questions about our services, prices availability and credit terms
    • Manage and directs customer interaction while using discretion and judgment to ensure customer satisfaction. Will include considerable collaboration and working with multiple stakeholders.
    • Maintain relations and business with existing customers and continue ongoing support and problem resolution
    • Basic knowledge and understanding of BlueShip or similar and TMS applications
    • Negotiate pricing and finalize services contracts
    • Work closely with the operations team to provide support and serve as a liaison between the customer and the operations staff
    • Monitor market conditions or trends and develop an annual margin forecast and goals
    • Provide ongoing support, assist in securing payment, and generate referrals
    • Obtains positive growth of margin and customers on a monthly basis
    • Use BlueGrace Logistics trained sales techniques, process, and pipeline milestones to manage sales
    • Utilize CRM for contact management, opportunity tracking, sales pipeline management
    • Other duties as requested and/or determined

    #4 EMBRACE CHAOS

    Chaos will happen in life. It’s where all the good stories originate.

     

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree preferred
    • Proficiency with MS Office suite and other software applications
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong presentation skills over the phone
    • Ability to set and manage multiple priorities

    #5 BE HAPPY, HUMBLE AND HAVE FUN

    Choose a work place that values your happiness, health and wants you to succeed.

     

    Employee Benefit

    • Annual vacation days and paid holidays
    • Employees can purchase additional health/dental/life/disability/vision insurance
    • We offer a matching program for your 401K contributions

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