R+L Global Logistics
  • - Logistics
  • Fort Myers, FL, USA
  • Hourly
  • Internship

R+L Global Logistics is seeking a Logistics Account Executive Interns for our Summer Internship Program.  Logistics Account Executive Interns will be able to apply text book knowledge to challenging experiences within the Transportation and Supply Chain industry.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Collaborate with Account Executives and Senior Account Executives in researching and identifying potential customers and carriers for the organization
  • Negotiate rates and quotes to capture business and propose the best possible logistics solution for the customer and carrier in regards to full truckload freight and our other specialty services
  • Respond to shippers, carriers, and drivers regarding dispatch of freight, pick-up's, deliveries, and tracking  and tracing their freight based needs
  • Create and prepare your own individual project assigned to you throughout the summer and present it to your immediate team and the leadership team

 Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Deliver stellar customer service to our shippers, carriers, and drivers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Have a positive and energetic attitude in the workplace
  • Work both independently and within group settings
  • Effective negotiation skills with a competitive nature to win
  • Ability to work well under pressure and time constraints

 Summary of Experience and Education 

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited college in the field(s) of:  business, marketing, logistics, transportation, supply chain, international business, or other related business programs
  • Previous customer service, sales, business development, negotiation or other business related work experiences a plus
  • The ability to read, write, and speak multiple languages fluently  is a plus but not required
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite skills, Internet and other spreadsheet application knowledge

R+L Global Logistics offers a complete range of efficient transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to meet the changing demands of businesses both internationally and domestically.  With 14 offices across the country, we have locations in: Fort Myers, Orlando, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Nashville, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Chicago, San Antonio, Laredo, Phoenix, Denver, and Los Angeles allowing our team of professionals to optimize the supply chain process for our customers.

Apply today at www.rlglobal.com                                         

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