Business Development Manager

LoadDelivered Logistics LLC - Chicago, IL

Full-timeEstimated: $49,000 - $66,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Why LoadDelivered?

We're your go-to supply chain engineers, and we approach things differently. Why? Because we get that the old way of moving goods isn't the best in the rapidly changing world of logistics. And we don't just say we're different – we transparently prove it by building the industry's most innovative technology to meet the needs of our Fortune 500 customers. We are looking for sharp, ambitious, and enthusiastic members to add to our team.

Here at LoadDelivered, we're building a powerful company culture by hiring tenacious, humble A-players who know how to work well together. The result? A high-energy, positive environment with opportunities to elevate our people through mentorship and talent development programs, upward mobility, and community involvement. We understand the importance of work-life balance so we offer an in-office gym, monthly in-office haircuts and manicures, professional learning seminars, and more. Recognized by Inc. as one of the fastest-growing companies for five consecutive years, we're experiencing exponential growth, and so can your career.

What you'll master:
As a Business Development Manager, you will be responsible for leveraging LoadDelivered's suite of capacity services and solutions to identify potential new customers, nurture relationships, and build lasting partnerships. Our Business Development Managers have access to unlimited leads and account access that other 3PLs can't offer. Some of the specific job duties include, but are not limited to:

Achieve and exceed monthly and quarterly KPIs & financial objectives
Prospect new clients by way of industry referrals, networking, researching, etc.
Understand prospective clients' unique shipping requirements via phone, email, and face-to-face meetings
Effectively manage a consistent pipeline to ensure leads are converted to landed accounts
Design and execute a business development strategy for each account that provides continuous, profitable growth
Approach quoting opportunities strategically to maximize profit and growth
Oversee client management's daily activity, including load entry, procurement and tracking to ensure a seamless experience
Prepare for client business reviews and provide ongoing feedback in support of continuous improvement opportunities

What we're looking for:
Minimum 1 year transportation sales or 2 years of transportation or logistics experience
2-5 years of transportation experience preferred
Bachelor's degree preferred
Knowledge of FTL, LTL, IMDL, and our various capacity services
Team-oriented player with a positive energy
Strong ability to persuade, be strategic, motivate, and influence others
Persistent and resilient with a tenacious appetite for success
Ability to develop strong interpersonal relationships

What we bring to the table:
Database of untapped/unassigned accounts
Downtown Chicago location
Competitive salary & uncapped commission potential
Ability for upward mobility
Health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
PTO & paid holidays
401(k) company match
Philanthropy events
Casual dress code
Corporate workout facility
Sponsored intramural sports
Free food! Including breakfasts, free lunch Fridays, snacks, cold brew coffee & tea on tap, and more!
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