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Transportation Buyer

Posted on Nov 12, 2018 by Logistics Plus Inc.

Dallas, TX 75201
Retail Trade
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
Transportation Buyer Company Profile: Logistics Plus Inc. (LP) is a leading worldwide provider of transportation, warehousing, fulfillment, global logistics and supply chain solutions. The company was founded more than 20 years ago in Erie, PA by local entrepreneur, Jim Berlin. Today, Logistics Plus has annual global sales approaching $200M and is consistently recognized as a fast-growing transportation and logistics company, a great supply chain partner, a top freight broker, a leading project cargo manager, and a great place to work. With a strong passion for excellence, our 450 employees put the plus in logistics by doing the big things properly, and the countless little things, that together ensure complete customer satisfaction and success. We are looking to add an experienced and professional Transportation Buyer to our team. The Transportation Buyer will be responsible for implementing 4PL solutions, creating and negotiating RFQ packages and close contracts for transportation and logistics services. Transportation Buyer Requirements: 4-year degree or comparable experience in a business-related discipline Three years experience in purchasing, logistics or transportation Understands transportation pricing Experience working with 3PL s/4PL s Previous experience with a transportation company preferred Cost calculation, freight sales, and SAP experience Transportation Buyer Description: Coordinate purchasing of transports for the modes of Truckload, Expedite and Final Mile Contact for 4PL s and logistic companies Tender for and analyze transportation demand Annual price negotiations with suppliers Frame contracts for transport and logistic Participate by the optimization of transport lines, and new business launch Additional Requirements: The Transportation Buyer must have experience negotiating contracts for freight, including Truckload, Expedite, and Final Mile carriers at corporate level. Apply Online Below

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