BlueGrace Logistics

  • Business Development Representative - Riverview, FL

    Job Locations US-FL-Riverview
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    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Job Summary

    This position is primarily responsible for sourcing, qualifying and engaging target enterprise (large client) opportunities. The BDR will research businesses throughout the United States with high shipment volume, multiple locations and/or technology integration needs. The BDR will prepare selling campaigns to target accounts via telephone cold calls, emails and internet marketing. The BDR will develop opportunities to set up and run sales meetings via phone or web to investigate and determine customer business and transportation needs. BDR’s will collaborate with the Enterprise Sales Team. 



    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


    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


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



    • Source leads by creatively researching the internet, trade publications,, LinkedIn, and other sources to establish a target prospect list
    • Manage and direct customer interaction while using discretion and judgment to ensure customer satisfaction.  Will include considerable collaboration and working with multiple stakeholders.
    • Uses independent judgement on how to prospect opportunities on a minute to minute basis
    • Computer Professional. Must be able to work in multiple systems such as Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio) Internet Applications (Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome). Knowledge of ERP Systems a plus.  EDR will be taught the use of our proprietary systems
    • Prospect inbound lead sources through internet and print marketing, trade shows, referrals, etc.
    • Effectively manage prospects through daily use of company CRM
    • Ability to provide highly advanced knowledge of business systems, vertical markets, supply chain models, and distribution systems to apply our value proposition to the needs of the customer.
    • Be an active participant in role play sessions, meetings, trainings, and learning sessions
    • Overcome technical and business objections of prospective customers
    • Administrative tasks including nonmanual office work to perform daily duties and move clients forward in the sales process
    • Prospect for and engage with high level decision makers (CXO, VP, Director, Manager Level)
    • May require travel outside employer premises to attend client visits, tradeshows and conventions
    • Engage in target levels of outbound activity throughout each day (prospecting calls, emails, LinkedIn connections, conference calls, etc) necessary to achieve minimum weekly sales goals


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



    • A minimum of 2 years of work experience post-baccalaureate is required.
    • Proficiency with MS Office suite
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong presentation skills over the phone, through written communication, and in person
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize deadlines in a fast-paced environment
    • Sales experience required.  Seeking candidates who have successfully demonstrated the ability to interact with customers in person or via phone in a professional environment.
    • Prior experience with a supply chain or third-party logistics (3PL) company is a plus but not required.


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


    Employee Benefits

    • We offer very competitive base pay
    • 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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