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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
The Transportation Rep III coordinates and executes timely tendering of freight while managing capacities and on time pick up/delivery with a focus on revenue and expense. This position requires development and maintenance of strong working relationships with manufacturers, buyers, carriers and dispatchers, as well as internal teams.
Control and allocate carrier resources to pick up and deliver freight in the most cost effective manner while maintaining service expectations.
Coordinate execution of deliveries and provide status updates to internal/external partners through a variety of mediums including the Transportation Management System (TMS).
Facilitate communication and build strong working relationships among the operations, carriers, customer service, procurement, manufacturers and other ES3 team members.
Facilitate carrier conversations to set expectations on service, capacity, communication and rates.
Complete manufacturer and lane analysis, with an understanding of the revenue and expense components, providing recommendations for improvement; some negotiation and execution of changes will occur.
Maintain data integrity of facilities, update rating and routing lanes, and other administrative tasks as needed.
Travel Required: No
Specialized Knowledge: Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Excel. Basic typing and computer skills.
Special Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to pivot and prioritize in a fast-paced environment, attention to detail, with an emphasis on customer service.
Years of Experience
PLEASE BE ADVISED - the team is looking for someone available to work between the hours of 6AM – 6PM with weekend availability. Additional support is required for holidays and vacation coverage.
This role also has the potential to be remote.
General Equivalency Diploma - General Studies, High School Diploma - General Studies
1st Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.