Logistics Sales Representative in Columbia, SC at TMC Transportation

Date Posted: 10/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Columbia, SC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/30/2018

Job Description

TMC Transportation is one of the nation's largest privately-held flatbed carriers. We strive to provide the highest quality customer service in the industry. If you're seeking a career at a dynamic company built on integrity, innovation and respect for all employees, then join us! At TMC, we're committed to excellence in everything we do.

TMC Offers:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefit Package
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employee Ownership - ESOP!

TMC Transportation has an immediate opening for a Logistics Sales Representative working out of our corporate office in Columbia, SC.

PRIMARY FUNCTION: 

The primary function of this position is selling customer freight solutions. This individual will be responsible for a high volume of customer interactions, including prospecting, cold-calling, closing deals and account management

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Initiate sales and marketing calls to prospective or current clients
  • Prospect for leads to build a pipeline, including heavy cold-calling
  • Manage accounts to retain existing relationships
  • Succeed at heavy price and service negotiation with customers and carriers

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous transportation brokerage/sales experience is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent relevant experience.
  • Proven successful sales experience in telephone sales, personal selling, and customer service
  • Proficiency with MS Office software; experience with Sales Automation, Customer Relationship Management or web based software programs
  • Ability to execute a vision, manages multiple priorities, and achieves results
  • Outgoing personality with expertise at developing relationships (i.e., a “people person")