Customer Service Representative - Chicago, IL

Circle Logistics Inc - Chicago, IL (30+ days ago)3.4

Customer Service Representative - Chicago, IL (Goose Island)

Shift Options:
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

As a Customer Service Representative, you will work in a fast-paced environment coordinating our day-to-day customer-facing interactions internally with our Sales and Dispatch departments. This role supports the efforts of our office by providing visibility and maintaining accurate documentation for all loads. The key responsibilities of this role are to provide clear and concise communication, troubleshoot customer concerns and to pro-actively monitor the movement of freight to ensure customer satisfaction.

What will you do?
Enter new load orders into our proprietary web-based software
Track and trace all load assignments to ensure accuracy and delivery of time-sensitive freight
Initiate “check calls” to track and trace drivers on all pick-ups and deliveries
Communicate with drivers to ensure that on-time service is provided for all customer shipments
Closely monitor freight via multiple detailed websites to ensure accurate delivery times and to notify customers of potential delays
Maintain and collect proper paperwork for each shipment
Work cooperatively with Sales and Dispatch to provide solutions for customers’ needs and resolve issues

What are we looking for?
1-3 years of work experience in customer service, operations, data entry, call center, dispatch or logistics (freight brokerage/logistics experience preferred)
Must have strong attention to detail, ability to analyze, and execute under pressure.
Ability to prioritize, balance, and organize information while completing multiple tasks.
Above average computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Excel (vlookup, pivot tables, reports)
Email efficiency: strong writing skills, attention to detail, ability to organize all your written communications in Gmail and Google Drive
Outgoing, engaging, team player
Logistics experience and bachelors degree preferred

What’s in it for you?
Salary + Bonuses
On-site training and career development
A positive growing team with room for advancement
Casual dress code
Health insurance benefits
Paid time off

Who are we?

Circle Logistics, Inc., is a full-service asset-based logistics company committed to providing value-added transportation solutions to our customers. We leverage our proprietary technology, industry savvy employees, and management experience to develop transportation solutions for high profile clients. If there is one thing we have learned, it’s that personalized service, top notch communication, and strategic sourcing the most important aspects of our industry. It is the combination of industry expertise and individual attention that separates us from our competition.

Here at Circle Logistics, we believe in providing recognition to our employees, reward their accomplishments, and honor ongoing professional development. All new members of our team are trained to become experts in logistics and gain sales knowledge education. During training, you will connect with existing clients and a variety of internal business lines to help set you up for long-term success. If you are enthusiastic, driven, highly motivated with an entrepreneurial spirit - accelerate your career with Circle Logistics.