Spherion has partnered with a rapidly growing fast paced logistics provider seeking an aspiring sales professional with a strong drive to succeed. Outbound Sales Account Managers will be provided with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to perform successfully and grow professionally. With guided training and mentoring, you will learn all facets of the transportation and logistics industry and develop a strong set of skills to surpass competition. With newly gained knowledge and confidence, you will implement the company's business methodologies in pursuing clients and successfully managing the transit of customer goods. The succession of personal account responsibilities and building clientele will allow for the opportunity of growth within the company. This is an immediate direct hire opportunity for someone that is jump starting their career and seeking a "google" atmosphere!Responsibilities:-Build a portfolio of clients by actively researching and seeking out prospects - Act as the liaison between clients, carriers, shippers, and receivers -Develop long-term relationships with clients by providing them with excellent customer service -Negotiate rates with clients and carriers -Freight management; ensuring that customer goods are picked up and delivered on time, to the client?s satisfaction -Locate carriers for negotiated loads -Communicate daily with customers, carriers, and team members-Proactively identify and solve problemsWorking hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMSkills:-Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to multi-task and prioritize. Must be detail oriented with excellent time management skills -Must embody a strong work ethic and desire to learn new sales techniques and strategies in a fast-paced environmentEducation:High SchoolExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:-1 yr outbound calling experience-Bachelor's degree in Sales Management, Supply Chain and Logistics, Marketing or other related field of Business is strongly preferred Interested candidates please apply with a current resume to Stacy Madden for immediate consideration!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.