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ADM Load Coordinator - Decatur, IL in Decatur, Illinois

Job Title:

Load Coordinator - Decatur, IL



Job Description:

Load Coordinator - ADM Logistics – Decatur, IL

This is a full-time, non-exempt level position.

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for developing strong customer relationships and assisting with the generation of a profitable customer base for various functions pertaining to entering and tracking shipments for both internal and external customers. The Load Coordinator will report directly to the Account Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with leading day to day management of customers logistics needs, including rate quotations, order management, and customer reports

  • Assist with management and development of sales leads, as well as upselling current customer business

  • Dedicatedly work with customers to strengthen and grow accounts, including new lane development and lead generation

  • Logistics consulting and cost reductions

  • Track and report trends in customer accounts to management, including revenue and load count reports

  • Development and tracking of key performance indicators and metrics

  • Establish and meet individual goals and objectives relating to all aspect of the position

  • Participate in department sales and operational meetings

  • Completion of customer tracking reports

  • Track and trace shipments

  • Enter orders and quotes

  • Quoting customer business

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal communication skills with emphasis on telephone communications

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Aggressive self-starter with keen negotiation skills in order to be successful in this role

  • Knowledge of brokerage, third party logistics and freight forwarding is helpful

  • Previous sales experience is strongly preferred

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as, Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint is required

  • A college degree is preferred

  • Ability to build strong internal and external relationships

  • Ability to work alone or in a team environment

Relocation assistance is not available with this position.

This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance.

ADM requires the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and a background check.

ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age disability and veteran status.




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ADM is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability and veterans status.

About ADM::

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