Senior Transport Allocator

Job description

Would you like to be part of the fastest growing technology start-up in the Australian logistics industry? If you are passionate about your craft and have an interest in shaping the digital products to drive our economy, Ofload is the place for you!


About us

Did you know there are 50,000 freight carriers in Australia? We connect this "long tail" of trucking capacity to Australia's largest shippers such as FMCG companies. We use technology to efficiently allocate supply and demand, and thereby eliminate the enormous waste in the industry. Every third truck on Australian roads today drives empty - imagine the environmental impact you can have!


About the opportunity

We are looking for an enthusiastic self-starter to work with our Operations team. You would be the primary point of contact for our shippers and carriers - ensuring that we fulfil all our shipments, managing bookings, helping to find and match our carriers with loads, and updating and managing our systems.

Job requirements

Responsibilities

  • Receive emails and calls from shippers requesting shipments
  • Call carriers to find capacity and book shipments
  • Allocate all incoming shipments to carriers
  • Update our internal systems for upcoming bookings
  • Manage any issues in the freight shipments
  • Work closely with our Operations and Business Development teams to help with any new inbound shipment opportunities
  • Support with customer service enquiries


About you

  • Previous transport allocation experience in the logistics industry is required
  • A wide network of interstate line-haul carriers around Australia would be very advantageous
  • This role requires fluent English and full Australian working rights
  • Comfortable working with computer systems (we will teach you how to use ours, just a certain level of comfort with computers)
  • Comfortable talking with customers on the phone
  • Comfortable managing lots of bookings
  • Ability to work proactively and solve problems


Our values:

  • Innovation and Collaboration are two important core values at Ofload which both cannot be achieved successfully without a diverse and inclusive team
  • Get behind the wheel at Ofload
  • Have a truckload of fun!


Our pride and joy:

  • Winner of The ABA Digital Innovation Award 2021
  • Winner of The ABA Tech Innovation Award 2021

Sounds like a great fit? Apply now!