Freight Broker Resume

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Career Objective:

To work as a freight cargo and help shippers in making goods available to customers by arranging fast, reliable and efficient motor carriers.

Summary of Skills:

  • Strong negotiating and organizational skills

  • Complete knowledge of the freight brokerage industry

  • Able to build and maintain business relationship with clients

  • Excellent knowledge of logistics and transportation

  • Skilled in matching shippers’ needs for cargoes

  • Experienced in analyzing and solving logistical problems

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work with MS Office Suite and other applications customized for transportation industry

Work Experience:

Freight Broker

ABC Logistic Inc., Phoenix, AZ

2012 – present

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with customers and carriers

  • Find authorized and reliable transportation carriers for clients

  • Coordinate for all the shipping needs of clients

  • Negotiate rates for service between the shipper and the carrier

  • Responsible for qualifying carriers, growing revenue, obtaining rate agreements and approving spot requests

  • Communicate with customers to provide solutions to their problems

  • Track shipments, solicit truck load, coordinate pickup and delivery schedule, resolve discrepancies

Freight Broker

XYZ Logistics, Phoenix, AZ

2009 – 2012

  • Managed and traced freight

  • Assigned and dispatched goods matching with the transporters’ experience

  • Developed successful pricing strategies that helped to attract and retain customers

  • Maintained open communication lines with transporters and shippers

  • Labeled containers for identification, and attached address details, and shipping instructions

  • Inspected vehicles to check cleanliness for shipping eatables

  • Prepared manifests for information on freight weights, number of passengers and crew on the airplane, and baggage details

  • Packed goods to ensure they reach unharmed to the desired locations

Education:

Associate Degree in Business Administration

J&J School of Business Studies, Phoenix, AZ

2008

References:

Available upon request.

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