Offices in Des Moines, IA and Centerville, IA

(515) 465-1930 (Des Moines) or 641-569-7900 (Centerville)

Iowa Staffing

A full service Staffing Company

Freight Brokerage Manager $50,000-60,000 / year

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Seeking experienced manager for a local warehouse to manage freight brokerage team. Excellent Benefits package once you go temp-to-hire with opportunities to advance! Competitive pay! 

Schedule

Monday thru Friday 8:00 am-4:30 pm  plus occasional overtime as needed. 

Position Details

Job duties include: supervising and managing personnel, setting goals, assigning workflow / duties, providing effective coaching and feedback to employees, resolving employee / team issues, provide training, maintain timekeeping and employee records. Will research and recommend solutions to recurring problems, design and implement improvements / modifications to current procedures. Will also be responsible for enforcing company policies, interviewing, selecting and disciplining employees and making termination recommendations to HR Management. Will manage customer invoicing, accounts receivable processing, verify carrier bill accuracy and data entry in computer system. Will negotiate and review / update contracts with current carriers and customer as well as contact / vet new carriers / vendors. 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in transportation, logistics, supply chain or business required.
  • 3+ years of full-time experience in transportation sales and transportation invoicing required.
  • 5+ years of full-time management experience required.
  • Must have persuasive communication skills both verbal and written and the ability to influence others in a positive manner.
  • Must have a positive attitude, professional demeanor and ability to engage with customers and warehouse personnel with confidence.
  • Must be results-driven and detail-oriented.
  • Must promote the company’s core values including: integrity, teamwork, honesty and respect, safety and effective communication with employees.
  • Desire to create a work environment that promotes the company’s core values and help our team go beyond customer, employee and vendor expectations.