Veggifruit, Inc. is a well-established, full-service brokerage firm of fresh fruits and vegetables across the United States. With offices in Florida, Texas, Arizona, and Michigan, we have strong relationships to source fresh product to customers across the country. We are looking to expand our operations and have the customers and resources available to do so; we just need motivated people to join our team!
We are currently searching for a Produce Broker to join our team in Oakland, FL (just outside of Orlando).
We offer a very competitive salary and commission package, with health insurance and retirement.
- Previous experience and knowledge of the industry
- Strong customer service orientation and excellent work ethic
- Computer literate in Excel and Outlook
- Excellent organizational skills
- Quick learner, a logical thinker, and team-oriented
- Effective negotiation and problem-solving skills
- Maintain current customer base
- Cold calling and developing new customers
- Book orders with customers and shippers
- Customer service
- Provide input as to relevant market information, strategies, visions, and goals
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, a strong work ethic, and be detail-oriented. Two+ years of experience in brokering and/or sales, including management of logistics, is preferred. We have years of experience and relationships that will be available to you to help you succeed; we want someone who is eager and looking for a long-term home.