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Business Development Representative

Business Development Representative

Work from anywhere in Canada!

PEO Canada is partnering with our client Dover Services, a transportation company with freight operations across North America, to hire a Freight Cargo Agent. This role is focused on building relationships with clients and service companies to ensure timely deliveries. As a sales-focused individual, you will be working with an existing client base, as well as performing business development activities to contribute to the company’s growth. This is a full-time permanent position, and candidates can be based anywhere in Canada.

Description

  • Work from home opportunity!
  • Unlimited Earning Potential!
  • Full benefits program!

The Role:

  • Contacting clients to discuss planned shipments
  • Discussing details to determine contents, schedule, destination, and related matters
  • Informing client of available methods of transport, shipping rules, insurance requirements, customs documentation and any other logistics-related matters
  • Providing quotations and completing shipping, insurance, and customs documentation
  • Preparing contracts for transportation of cargo with shipping companies
  • Using rate schedules and company contacts with transportation firms to determine carrier best suited to meet client’s needs
  • Negotiating with carriers to obtain optimum rate for client’s cargo
  • Making arrangements to move goods and coordinating transportation and logistics details
  • Preparing bills of lading, invoices, and other required shipping documents
  • Notifying clients of cargo shipments, status en-route, and time of delivery
  • Invoicing client when cargo has been delivered

If you are a “hunter” and enjoy the successes of making sales, this could be the ideal opportunity for you.  In addition to a base salary, this company offers a number of incentives along with a full benefits package.  First year annual income averages $60k – $100k.

Required Skills

To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • Previous sales experience, in a high commission environment
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • The drive to make a high volume of calls daily, and follow up with e-mails
  • Minimum high school diploma
  • Proficiency with MS office
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to work independently
  • Proven expertise in building and maintaining relationships
  • A valid Driver’s Licence, Passport and the ability to travel to the US

Our team of recruiters would like to thank all candidates for applying, and will contact those potentially suitable for the position.

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Contact Information

Laurie Kozicki laurie.kozicki@peocanada.com