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National Road Freight Transport Broker/Senior Operations Controller - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #10465
Job Location Cape Town, South Africa
Company Type Transport / Shipping / Logistics
Job Role National Road Freight Transport Broker/Senior Operations Controller
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Entry Level
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Cape Town, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality S.A Citizen
Degree Diploma

Job Description

  • Job Status: Interviews in Progress

Our Client is looking for an informed and experienced National Road Freight Transport Broker/Senior Operations Controller for their Cape Town branch.


Responsibilities:
Generating leads and attracting new prospects, and developing a sales pipeline.
Identifying and selecting reputable and safe carriers for freight services.
Providing customers with shipping quotes.
Booking orders with carriers.
Assisting to prepare carriers for loads.
Tracking status of loads.
Collaborating with shippers, carriers and dispatchers to manage scheduled collections and drop-offs.
Keeping accurate records of relevant activities.
Updating customers on status of shipments, and assisting with other inquiries.
Maintaining current knowledge of market trends in transportation marketplace.


Key Skills
Minimum 5 years in transport brokerage
National and/or over border trucking knowledge
Knowledge of different suppliers/hauliers
Understand what it costs to send LTL & FTL in SA / BLNS & SADC

  • Job Role: National Road Freight Transport Broker/Senior Operations Controller
  • Industry: Transport / Shipping /Logistics
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Requirements:
High School Diploma, GED, or suitable equivalent.
3 - 5 years work experience in similar role.
Established book of business preferred.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suites.
Excellent problem-solving abilities.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Outstanding people skills.
Proficient negotiating skills.
Demonstrated ability to meet sales targets.

Additional Requirements

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