permanent position- carrier procurement rep, Burnaby

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burnaby, british columbia
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Randstad is currently in search of experienced Carrier Procurement Representatives to work with a globally-recognized leader in transportation and logistics in Burnaby, BC.

In this role, your ultimate responsibility is to ensure success by sourcing, negotiating with, and securing carriers to deliver freight in a timely and cost-effective manner, while also working on projects administering pricing and capacity for specialized moves.

Your daily responsibilities:

* Cultivate strong core carrier relationships while negotiating and securing carriers to deliver freight
* Maintain continuous communication with carriers and customers to ensure a high-quality frequent movement process
* Ensuring all parties are informed of route changes, delays, freight concerns, or other issues as required
* Arrange pickup/delivery appointments
* Exhibiting discretion and insight to consider all factors with the potential to affect timelines (ex. weather, traffic, distance)
* Follow established procedures and protocols with respect to HVS and HRC loads to ensure shipment integrity
* Accurately maintaining and updating information in company operating systems
* Conducting research through available databases for potential leads, making cold calls to prospects
* Managing back-end billing and invoicing

To apply for this exciting opportunity, send your resume via email at as soon as possible!

* Permanent employment
* Competitive compensation rates ($40,000 to $55,000/yr)
* Commission incentives + bonus opportunities
* 3 weeks of vacation to start
* A comprehensive benefits package beginning on day one including extended health benefits (dental, medical, and vision) pension, life insurance, disability, and more!
* Opportunities for further development within the company
* Placement with a globally-recognized leader in logistics
* Easily accessible via public transit

* At least 1 year of related experience
* A Bachelor's degree in a related field is considered to be an asset
* Additional assets include experience in the transportation industry, experience in over-dimensional and heavy-haul loads, and experience in sales or customer service
* Preferred candidates should have experience exercising judgment and discretion, and be able to function autonomously within authorization


Randstad Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.