Description: The Account Representative at COUNTRYWIDE TRANSPORTATION is a hybrid position which requires the individual to work on maintaining a business portfolio of customers looking to move freight locally and nationally, while also procuring trucks and dispatching drivers.

The position requires the individual to establish rapport with current and prospective companies. This will require the individual to call and email local and national businesses on a daily basis.

The individual must be able to handle rejection on a daily basis. A high level of creativity is needed to keep the customers engaged in conversation, due to the highly saturated logistics industry. Countrywide Transportation is located 25 miles west of Chicago, IL, and is near Downers Grove and Westmont. It is 5 minutes from the Hinsdale train station.

• Requirements:
o College Degree or Expected Graduation by 7/15
o Business Professional Writing Skills
o Experience with Microsoft Office
o High Organizational Skills
o Phone Etiquette
o Self-Motivation
o Typing skills
o Adaptability

• Preferred:
o Sales Experience
o Extracurricular Involvement
o Experience in Customer Relations
o Knowledge of the Chicago-land area
o Business/Marketing Degree

To Apply: Please email a CURRENT RESUME to adalpini@countrywidetransportation.com.