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Job Description
Tandem Logistics has an immediate opening for Carrier Sales where you will be responsible for sourcing & negotiating trucking companies to execute freight transportation services. Additionally, you will be responsible for communicating frequently with all parties within the supply-chain and meeting with customers on a routine basis.

No industry experience is necessary although is a strong plus. Tandem Logistics will provide complete, hands-on training and mentoring, and will equip you with the tools necessary to succeed and advance in the exciting profession of logistics and supply-chain management.


General Responsibilities

Cold-call trucking companies to source, negotiate and select appropriate transportation providers who will commit to hauling truckloads nationwide.

Transmit order confirmations.

Schedule pick-ups and deliveries, track and manage individual shipments to completion.

Dispatch and direct drivers and other providers to pick-up and delivery locations.

Communicate with customers, carriers, shippers and receivers frequently on all updates and shipment progress.

Anticipate, identify and resolve customer and/or carrier issues before or as they occur.

Cultivate professional, long-term, mutually rewarding relationships with customers and vendors alike.


What we are looking for:

Two or Four-year degree or equivelant in job experience.

Self-starter with a strong appetite for making things happen.

Contribute in a highly charged, service-driven, team-oriented environment.

Strong oral/written communication and team skills.

Solid work ethic, initiative and ambition.

Excellent PC skills with strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite.

Highly detailed and organized.



Tandem Logistics offers highly competitive starting salary, bonus incentive, generous vacation time, paid holidays, medical, dental and retirement plans with abundant advancement opportunities.

Company Description
Tandem Logistics is experiencing strong growth in the fast-paced logistics and freight transportation industry where we serve the needs of a diverse base of customers throughout Texas.

We are passionate about what we do, how we do and why we do it. Success will be determined by the quality and character of the people we bring into our organization and the performance they achieve.

As a third-party logistics provider, Tandem Logistics plays a key role in helping manufacturers and distributors across North America achieve supply-chain excellence through transportation innovations and service excellence.

• Location: Austin, Pflugerville

• Post ID: 27996307 centraltexas
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