We are looking for dedicated, high-energy interns with an interest in sales! As a Customer or Carrier Sales Intern, you will learn what it means to be on the front lines of a 3rd Party Logistics brokerage. Interns will provide support to our Customer or Carrier Sales team by tracking shipments in transit, working directly with carriers and booking loads that are high-priority for company success. After an in-depth training program with a group of your peers, you will hit the floor with your designated mentor for the summer!
This isn't the type of internship where you'll be fetching coffee or running errands...this role offers the unique opportunity to contribute to a growing start-up and launch a career in sales!
IN THIS INTERNSHIP, YOU WILL:
- Learn the business in our training program, designed to get you ramped up quickly & effectively.
- Hustle! We want reliable interns who will show up on time and get the job done.
- Work with a mentor to support the operations on their book of business. You will have lots of responsibility from week 1!
- Get on the phone! This is a high-volume role, so be prepared for lots of outbound calls to customers and carriers across the country.
- Communicate internally with our sales team & keep them updated on the status of their shipments and accounts. You will be in important point of contact.
THE IDEAL INTERN IS/HAS:
- Graduating in 2021 or 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study.
- Able to work out of our downtown Chicago office from June to August (12 weeks).
- Fast-paced and able to multi-task.
- Competitive and intrinsically motivated to succeed.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
- An LFG attitude! Once you meet us, you’ll see what we mean.
- Work in the heart of downtown Chicago, IL!
- Earn a competitive hourly wage.
- Train & collaborate alongside experts in the logistics industry.
- Leave the suit and tie at home; our dress code is casual.
- Eat for free on Fridays…lunch is on Arrive!
- Sweat it out – we have an on-site gym.
- Recharge your batteries at our fully-stocked caffeine bar.
- Soothe aches and pains with our monthly in-office massages!