Independent Freight Agent

Global Transport Inc. - Chicago, IL

Full-time | CommissionEstimated: $53,000 - $75,000 a year
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Global Transport is a freight brokerage and transportation management provider based in Brook Park, OH. We have been an active freight brokerage and transportation management provider in the US and Canada for more than 16 years.

We are looking for freight agents with an active customer base, that are looking for a company that provides every tool to grow up in the freight brokerage industry.
We truly believe that over a period of nearly 17 years in freight brokerage industry we made a name and reputations to be proud of. We help 300+ customers with 48 state service and are still growing.

We offer competitive pay to all our agents (we are open to all negotiations) and back end support. We offer you as much or as little management as you want. You will truly be your own boss. If you are looking for a new opportunity but you're not 100% certain, we will link you up with one of our agent offices and you can talk to some of our other partners.

Our Benefits:

  • Tiered Commission Plan (depends on your volume)
  • Ability to work from home (Location doesn't matter)
  • Use our authority, bond, insurance & data
  • Access to our premium Load Boards and TMS (Transportation management software)
  • Access to our carrier database
  • Fast Credit Checks
  • We handle billing, A/R, A/P and paperwork
  • Assistance with set up & handling of sole proprietorship.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with your active customers and attracting new prospects.
  • Booking loads with carriers and tracking status of loads.
  • Preparing all paperwork for accounting.
  • Make sure your customer is satisfied.

Make sure you have:

  • Experience in USA logistics and supply chain industry
  • An established book of customers/freight
  • PC or Laptop with an internet connection (we will provide with a software and tools)

If you are interested or have any questions feel free to text/call us.

Job Types: Full-time, Commission

Experience:

  • Freight Agent: 2 years (Required)

Application Question:

  • Do you have active book of freight/customer base?

Additional Compensation:

  • Commission
  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • Multiple locations
  • Fully Remote

Benefits:

  • Professional development assistance
  • Relocation assistance
  • Flexible schedule

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday