Since our first delivery back in 1967, Pathfinder Logistics (a wholly owned subsidiary of Progressive Produce) has focused on Refrigerated Logistics — always striving to offer the highest level of quality and professionalism. Over 50 years and a million miles, we’ve continuously improved the personalized services we provide and deepened the connections we have within our industry.
We now have a tremendous opportunity for a Sales Manager/Dispatcher to join our team in Los Angeles, CA.
Reporting directly to the Transportation General Manager, The Sales Manager/Dispatcher will communicate all activities regarding the business on a regular basis. Manage all transportation and logistical requirements of our customers and drivers. Provide leadership for the functions of assigning drivers to routes, keeping track of their progress, and maintaining open and honest communication with our customers. Ensure drivers have all the pertinent information related to their runs and that they carry out their assignments timely and professionally. Remain calm and courteous in all situations. Communicate effectively and as often as needed to perform the duties required. Actively call on new and existing customers to seek ways to increase the Company’s revenue and profitability. Maintain and grow relationships with customers. Be able to multi-task various objectives at all times. The nature of our business requires a certain amount of flexibility outside of normal business hours to answer calls and respond to requests due to the requirements of our drivers (vendors) and customers.
The successful candidate will:
- Maintain a positive attitude at all times.
- Bilingual (English/Spanish)
- Be well organized – paperwork, desktop, etc.
- Follow instructions from Supervisor.
- Communicate well with co-workers.
- Be familiar with DOT regulations as needed.
- Be a self starter.
- High School diploma required. Additional education considered a plus.
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word and Excel) required.
Our company has a rich heritage of innovation, service and integrity in a highly competitive, but rewarding business providing fresh produce to customers all over southern California, the United States and Canada. You will be a valued member of a team that will welcome your talents and ideas to making us a better company.
Our company is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law.
This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits and termination.