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J.B. Hunt Transport Flatbed Sales Executive - Southeast in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Opening ID:

00246479 Flatbed Sales Executive - Southeast (Open)

Job Title:

Flatbed Sales Executive - Southeast




United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time


Job Description Summary:

As a Flatbed Sales Executive, you will be a specialist in JB Hunt solutions, so that you will craft those logistics solutions for your customers from the entire Flatbed portfolio.The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying prospects and selling logistics solutions using a consultative sales approach. You will build relationships throughout JB Hunt and the client’s organization to provide a great customer experience, and ensure the ongoing service and growth of your accounts.

Job Description:

  • This posting is set for multiple locations within the Southeast region of the United States.

  • Responsible for company growth by using your sales skills, supply chain knowledge, sales process and sales leadership to understand your customer, develop opportunities, retain business and close new opportunities.

  • Identify, establish and develop new and existing customer relationships through a consultative sales approach that includes identifying supply chain buyer types and influencers.

  • Ability to use Salesforce.com to communicate your customer’s expectations of JB Hunt.

  • Create and maintain relationships with various support groups within the organization.

  • Proactively communicate service expectations and work with account teams to develop plans to meet expectations and manage exceptions.

  • Facilitate the implementation and ongoing use of the Customer Value Delivery™ process.

  • Act with honesty and integrity in everything you do.

  • 4 year college degree and 3 years related experience in supply chain sales, or comparable combination of education, sales experience, and training.

  • Or 5 years of related experience in supply chain sales, or comparable combination of education, sales experience, and training.

  • Ability to understand and apply sales concepts and processes to daily work and meet budget expectations.

  • Ability to simultaneously make cold calls and manage a portfolio of business.

  • Ability to travel frequently as required to meet essential duties and responsibilities.

  • Excellent listening, presentation, communication and customer service skills.

  • Ability to develop a customer strategy by understanding the status quo, using data, identifying defined challenges and leaning on supply chain experience.

  • Ability to accurately covey customer strategy, initiatives and needs through sales management software.

  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business data, KPI’s and reports.

  • Ability to write reports and business correspondence.

  • Ability to define internal challenges, establish facts, and make valid recommendations.

  • Some after hours or weekend work as required by customer demands and/or seasonality typical to transportation.

  • Strong Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and CRM skills.

  • Strong work ethic.

  • Valid Driver’s License.



Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.