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Logistics Specialist

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Hub Group, Inc. Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 6 months ago

Hub Group, Inc (NASDAQ: HUBG) is a $4 billion provider of multi-modal transportation services. Our 4,000 employees deliver innovative solutions and industry leading service to help our customers better control their supply chains and associated costs. Our collaborative and inclusive culture offers extensive career development and learning opportunities. We were recently ranked in the top 25 of America's Best Midsize Employers by Forbes.

The Highway Carrier Specialist provides transportation solutions for all customers in specific assigned geographic region across all business units while maximizing internal financial deliverables. This position reports to the Senior Manager, Highway Operations.

Essential Job Functions

  • All communication and load tendering to non-core carriers.

  • Manage all posting boards i.e. DAT and Truckstop.com.

  • Negotiate rates with non-core carriers.

  • Tender brokerage loads to non-core carriers.

  • Track all shipments that are tendered to non-core carriers.

  • Obtain and enter load updates into TPS.

  • EDI acceptance of new loads.

  • Macropoint Tracking Setup, pushed notifications, email, etc.

  • Provide spot quote pricing.

  • Prioritization management of loads not managed by core carriers.

  • Develop spot and long term strategies with carriers to identify their capacity needs on a regular basis and match those needs with consistent opportunities.

  • Function as part of a team of professional multi-modal transportation experts.

  • Duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or changed from time to time.

  • Experience in the transportation industry preferred

  • Must be a self-starter and driven to succeed

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Effective communicator with all levels of the Hub organization, its customers and carriers

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of various Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to, Excel and Word

  • Minimum high school graduate

We are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate on any legally recognized basis, including but not limited to race, age, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, non-job related handicap or disability or veteran status. Hub Group is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to careers@hubgroup.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.

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