Account Sales Representative (July Onboarding) at Loadsmart | Powderkeg

Location: Chicago

Employment Type: Full-Time

Team: Account Sales

We are looking to add an Account Sales Representative who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced global company. This position will work closely with the operations team seeking new relationships through cold calling and nurturing established relationships. We are preferably hiring for the May on- boarding class, so if you are ready to join this rocket ship, this is the role for you!

DEPARTMENT: Account Sales

LOCATION: Chicago, IL ** **


  • Actively prospect new business opportunities with high-volume outreach via cold calls, email, LinkedIn, and on-site or virtual meetings to build a pipeline of customers to sell FTL, Intermodal, and other logistics services.
  • Actively manage existing clients to increase bookings, margins, and customer satisfaction.
  • Identify key decision makers and business drivers, and relentlessly present the Loadsmart pitch in a compelling way.
  • Adeptly guide customers through integration projects, contracts, RFPs, and onboarding processes.
  • Exhibit utmost dedication to constantly refining your sales skills. Practice frequent role play, objection handling exercises, and pitch demos. Actively seek and apply constructive feedback and data analysis observations to constantly refine your approach.
  • Become a subject matter expert on our business, including processes, operations, the competitive landscape, and remaining up-to-date on industry news. Insightfully evaluate Loadsmart’s current product offerings and roadmap. Actively share customer feedback and your own observations with Loadsmart Product and Engineering teams to enhance value for your customers.


  • We are seeking candidates with around 2-5 years of logistics experience.
  • You have proven client relationship skills with solid negotiation capabilities and demonstrated influencing skills.
  • Looking for motivated, high-energy individuals with excellent communication skills who will thrive in a high-pressure and fun environment.
  • You are a driven, enthusiastic, and collaborative team player with a sense of urgency


• Competitive base salaries - we believe in rewarding top talent

• Extremely competitive Equity package - become a shareholder in our company!

• Loadie Time Off - PTO and sick days without a limit

• Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance plans (US applied)

• 401k Match

Apply today!

At Loadsmart, we believe our biggest asset is our people. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. Loadsmart treats all candidates and employees with respect and does not discriminate in our recruiting, hiring, and promoting processes, including on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

It is the policy of Loadsmart that all offers of employment made shall be contingent upon successful completion of electronic background check(s). These checks will be job-related, consistent with business necessity and conducted by our vendor, pursuant to all applicable laws, rules, policies and procedures of our candidates' specific locale.

  • Due to position requirements, this position cannot be performed in New York City or the states of Colorado, Washington, or California.
Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Account Sales Representative (July Onboarding)
  • Company
  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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