About the Role
InSight Freight is seeking an experienced Freight Agent to join our team. As a leading freight brokerage company, we specialize in connecting shippers with carriers to ensure efficient and timely transportation of goods. We are looking for a talented individual with at least 3 years of experience in the freight industry to contribute to our continued growth and success.
Position: Freight Agent
Employment Type: Full-time
• Match shippers' transportation needs with available carrier capacity to facilitate the movement of freight.
• Develop and maintain strong relationships with shippers and carriers to generate new business opportunities.
• Negotiate transportation rates with shippers and carriers to ensure profitability and competitive pricing.
• Coordinate and manage the logistics of each shipment, including pickup and delivery schedules, documentation, and compliance with regulations.
• Provide exceptional customer service by addressing inquiries, tracking shipments, and resolving any issues or exceptions.
• Stay updated on market trends, industry regulations, and changes in transportation logistics to provide valuable insights to clients.
• Handle financial aspects such as invoicing, payment processing, and resolving billing discrepancies as required.
• Collaborate with the team to identify process improvements and contribute to the overall growth and success of the company.
If you are a dedicated and experienced Freight Agent looking to join a dynamic team, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and achievements to email@example.com
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps in the hiring process.
We appreciate your interest in joining our company and look forward to reviewing your application.
• Minimum of 3 years of experience as a Freight Agent or in a similar role within the freight brokerage industry.
• Proven track record of successfully matching shippers with carriers and managing the transportation process.
• Strong knowledge of transportation regulations, documentation, and compliance requirements.
• Excellent negotiation, communication, and customer service skills.
• Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
• Proficient in using transportation management systems (TMS) and other relevant software.
• Demonstrated problem-solving and analytical abilities.
• Proactive and self-motivated with a strong business development mindset.
• High attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
About the Company
Join our team for an unparalleled professional experience. While we charge a 10% service fee, the value you receive in return is unmatched. Our expertise, tailored solutions, and access to resources will propel your success. Trust us to deliver exceptional results and make your investment worthwhile.