Freight Broker

  • Location
    Kansas City, Missouri
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_7_849131_2796438
  • Job Type
    Direct Hire

Freight Broker

Ajilon is currently looking for a Freight Broker for a Client in Kansas City, MO. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that customer’s freight is loaded and delivered on-time and without extra expense.  You will also be responsible for finding the customer, purchase and disseminate the freight including the management of local final mile delivery in the KC Metropolitan Area. Our ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of brokerage experience, ideally for a third-party logistics company. This position starts at $40k and goes up based on experience and ability to bring a customer or carrier following. This role will be in the office (5 total in office) and be M-F 7-4 or 8-5 with some on-call hours monthly. Read below for additional details!  

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure customer’s freight is loaded and delivered on-time and without extra expense. 
  • Find the customer, purchase and disseminate the freight. 
  • Oversee management of the local delivery freight. 
  • Assist the local drivers with the information and communication to complete the final mile of delivery in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
  • Gather, file and receive payment necessary for a load to be completed and billable, or to file for special pay such as detention or for truck-loads-not-used.
  • REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

  • High school diploma
  • At least 3-5 years of brokerage experience, ideally with intermodal experience-a carrier or customer following would be a plus!
  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines, strong sense of urgency
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and juggle many tasks at once
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Great attention to detail and superior organizational skills
  • Can-do, positive attitude and enjoy working with people
  • Sales and customer service mentality
  • Does this description meet your preferences and qualifications? For immediate consideration apply now at www.ajilon.com with your resume in a Word document! Also apply if you are interested in other logistics positions in the Kansas City Metro Area.



    Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

    To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please

    The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

    Please apply with your CV to:

    The Adecco Group North America family of brands has been named a 2019–2020 Great Place to Work®.

    Your search. Our support.

    When you work with us, we'll be by your side at every step of your search.

    Resume assistance

    Your resume needs to grab the attention of employers. We'll help yours stand out.

    Interview coaching

    The interview is your time to shine. With us, you'll be prepared and confident.

    Career advancement

    Keep your skills sharp and your career moving forward—that's what we do.

    Excellent benefits

    Health, dental, vision, 401k, work-life balance. You’ll get all the benefits you need.

    Similar Jobs

    Looking for something more?

    Send us your resume and we'll do the searching for you.

    Send Resume