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J.B. Hunt Transport Director of Sales I - DCS in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Opening ID:

00329017 Director of Sales I - DCS (Open)

Job Title:

Director of Sales I - DCS

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

Arkansas

City:

Lowell

Full/Part Time:

Full time

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Job Description Summary:

Under general supervision, the Director I will be responsible for developing relationships that drive strategic partnerships with key clients within a specified region with possible revenue impact up to 40M. The incumbent will provide day to day support for customers and internal account managers as well as provide tactical resolutions for various customer issues. The Director I will be responsible for execution and change management plans for all process improvement, and act as the single point of contact for daily interactions with customers and operational owners.

Job Description:

  • Execute special projects at the direction of the Director of Strategic Accounts II, often as it pertains to the expansion of services for clients to drive Customer Value Delivery (CVD).

  • Responsible for upholding a high level of customer satisfaction by maintaining direct line interactions with key stakeholders regarding service, pricing and strategy through organization of JB Hunt operations and support teams.

  • Ensure account managers are sustaining delivery and service expectations of customers to meet contractual obligations by developing and implementing uniform practices and methodologies.

  • Review current processes and implement changes to drive efficient and effective customer service while maintaining focus on fiscal responsibility by engaging resources (Safety, HR, Maintenance, Engineering, etc) as needed to drive continuous improvement.

  • Provide account analysis upon request which may include, but is not limited to, cost studies, measurement tools and utilization studies and make appropriate recommendations based on KPI results.

  • Deliver accurate invoicing, KPIs, and account specific reporting to customers to ensure accounts receivable compliance to keep clients in line with contractual obligations.

  • Work with JB Hunt Operational Leadership to coordinate surge capacity for assigned accounts and provide support to meet customers’ seasonal capacity and special event demands.

  • Work closely with Operations to ensure they have the tools, knowledge, training and support they need to perform their responsibilities for implementation of new accounts and/or to make changes to existing accounts to ensure their profitable return.

Preferred Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or equivalent from four-year college or university; 3-5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience and three years management experience.

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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.

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

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.

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