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Carrier Procurement Executive

Envision

Working for a company dedicated to personal career growth and the opportunity to have an impact in moving the organization forward. Challenger Motor Freight Inc. is a Platinum Club Member in Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies.

It’s not by chance that Challenger is a leading North American freight transportation company.  In 40 years, Challenger has grown from one person with a vision and a truck to an international transportation and supply chain management company.  

We win as a team when we work as a team, and succeed when our employees succeed.  We want people who are resilient, team-oriented, and driven because we are laser focused on meeting commitments to our People, Customer, and Profit.  If you’re looking to work for a dynamic, fast-paced, progressive organization then apply with us.   

We offer the following in our search for engaged employees looking to become part of a successful team:

  • To be a member of our fast
  • Best in class working environment
  • Best in class working environment
  • Competitive base salary plus incentive
  • Health, Dental, and Vision plan

Join our fast growing, dynamic Logistics team as a Carrier Procurement Executive. Accept the Challenge!

Duties Include

  • Plan, coordinate and monitor all truckload, less than truckload freight using partner carrier equipment
  • Provide 3PL solutions to Challenger customers
  • Effectively negotiate truckload and less than truckload rates with customers and third party carriers to achieve a profitable margin
  • Coordinate shipments between partner carriers and customers
  • Communicate dispatch information and assist with driver inquiries
  • Form relationships with quality carriers who will assist Challenger in moving customer freight
  • Advise Customer Service promptly of any impending service failures

Qualifications

  • Must have 2 years Logistical andor Planning experience
  • Strong background using Partner Carriers/ Third Party Brokers
  • Proven drive to succeed
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated accountability in their decision making
  • Effective communications skills (listening, verbal and written)
  • Good analytical, mathematical and problem solving techniques
  • Working knowledge of Link Logistics, Excel and Operations computer programs

Hours 

Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Challenger is more than just a place to work.  As one of Canada’s 50 best-managed companies, we provide an exciting and challenging work environment where leadership, respect, teamwork, transparency and commitment are everyday values.  Challenger is committed to positioning all of our people in the organization for success by providing the resources needed to excel in your career- including opportunities for advancement and tuition reimbursement, strategic goal planning support, onsite training and development, and more.  We offer competitive salaries, tiered benefit plans, and an employee well-being assistance program. Challenger recognizes the efforts and contributions of our hard working and efficient team with employee and community charity events, employee meetings, special industry rates, employee appreciation week, safe driving awards, and an environmentally conscious workplace. 

To recruit the best, we offer the best.  For more information on our corporate culture, please visit https://www.challenger.com/about/corporate-culture.  

 

No phone calls, please. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

This is NOT a Co-op or Summer Student opportunity, we are searching for experienced professionals. 

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