Salary Range:$80,000.00 - $100,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Vice President of a third-party logistics provider that focuses on domestic full-truckload van and refrigerated transportation excess capacity.
The Key Account Manager will drive revenue growth within an existing customer base by understanding customers’ business, industry, and supply chain to provide solutions. Will sell diverse services and analyze and leverage market data to identify opportunities for account penetration and growth. Responsible for strategically drawing on unique competencies to demonstrate how the business can be beneficial to the customer. Ability to analyze, create presentations with experience working with customer service, and managing the startup process after the sale. The Key Account Manager will spend the majority of their time working with the existing customers in an effort to grow the business base, increase customer retention, and maximize profitability. Challenge is to increase revenues and maximize profitability.

Background Required:
  • Strategic Account Management within Logistics (6+ years)
  • Modes of transportation (i.e. Truckload, LTL, intermodal, Specialized)
  • Account Management (contact management, relationship building, implement formalized process)
  • Verifiable growth track record
  • Pricing and Margin Integrity
  • Managed KPI’s (i.e. Customer Development, Profitability, Market Penetration)
  • Computer literate: Microsoft (i.e. Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook)
  • Location: Chicago, IL
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Management (Hire, Train, Coach, Mentor) (2+ years)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication at all levels
  • Collaborative
  • Innovative solutions minded
  • Detail Oriented

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Managing Director: Mica Bolta
Freight Brokerage

330.664.9400, ext.120

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