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National Account Executive (Chicagoland Area) 

Description

Ready to take charge of your career and move it forward? Do you want to be part of a passionate, fast-paced environment focused on keeping our nation moving? 

Meet USAT! It takes a winning team to build and maintain an industry leader. That’s where you come in! We seek vibrant, energetic self-starters to continue their career with us. 

What’s in it for me? 

Beyond all that you would expect from any job (Medical insurance, 401(k), life insurance and more), we want to offer you more. At USAT we provide continued training and development, a growing team, and a place you can call home. 

  • Career development opportunities within our growing company 
  • A family feel and fun company culture (come show off your killer ping pong skills) 
  • Strong company vision and values that provide the why behind everything we do 

Interested? Read on to learn more and submit your application. 

Grow, thrive, and make a difference with us. 

Purpose

This position is responsible for managing the sales relationships of large, national, multi-ship point customers.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Meet the sales targets.
  • Coordinate with pricing, operations, and customer service teams to ensure National Account customers demand and needs are met successfully within the company operating model.
  • Devise strategies to overcome obstacles and strong problem solving skills.
  • Partner with customers to find and develop new opportunities for all service offerings.
  • Expand National Account growth through all services (Truckload, Brokerage, Plus Power, Dedicated, Intermodal, and Mexico).
  • Maintain and grow existing National Account customer accounts and also adding new National Account customers.
  • Conduct QBRs with all National Account customers and develop strong business relationships with all levels of their management team.
  • Travel as necessary to meet company and customer needs, requiring overnight stays.
  • Ability to deliver exceptional service through positive engagement and patience.
  • Ability to work in a team environment to continuously improve results.
  • Ability to promote a culture of trust and safety.
 
Position Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements.

  • Bachelor’s degree or combination of education and experience.
  • Prior National Account management.
  • 5 – 10 years proven ability in high level transportation sales, including: Asset based Truckload, and value added sales such as brokerage, dedicated, and intermodal.
  • Experience securing and working with Fortune 1000 companies.
  • Astute negotiation skills and ability to build strong business relationships with all levels, including C-level executives.
  • Strong verbal, written skills and analytical skills.

Supervises Others

This position does not supervise others.

 

Working conditions

This position will be required to work in an office environment with moderate noise levels, and, with or without reasonable accommodation is required to:

  • Remain in a stationary position for extended periods of time
  • Frequently operate a computer for extended periods of time and regularly operate other office productivity machines
  • Occasionally ascend/descend stairs
  • Frequently communicate with peers, supervisors, third parties, and other employees to exchange accurate information and answer questions
  • Occasionally move up to 20 pounds of office objects
  • Occasionally attend meetings in buildings adjacent to corporate office requiring travel in outdoor weather conditions, and occasionally attend meetings at off-site locations with varied internal and external conditions
  • Travel domestically and internationally as necessary
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position National Account Executive  
Close Date  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Open Date 8/16/2022  
Location Chicago Terminal  
About the Organization

USA Truck is driven to be a premier North American transportation solutions

provider that improves the lives of team members, customers, industry partners,

and our communities. We promote a culture of trust in a safe, fun,

and friendly environment where people grow and thrive.

 
EOE Statement USA Truck, Inc. is firmly committed to inclusivity and equality of opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment, and does not discriminate against applicants or employees for any reason prohibited by law or its own policies. USA Truck, Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations for employees and applicants for employment.

This position description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position; other duties outside of normal responsibilities may be performed as necessary to meet the needs of the organization. Nothing in this position description restricts the Company’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this position at any time.
 

This position is currently accepting applications.

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