Knichel Logistics has grown under the philosophy that its employees are truly its greatest asset.

Since opening in 2003, several of our veteran staff members that were here from the first day still work for Knichel Logistics. Our high employee retention rate goes hand in hand with being an extension of our customers’ operations and consequently their high rates of satisfaction with our services. Knichel Logistics also had the honor of being named one of the Pittsburgh Business Times “Best Places to Work in Western PA” for seven consecutive years!

If you are interested in joining a company that is committed to its employees, Knichel Logistics is the place for you. Please send your resume with the title of the position in the subject line to jobs_careers@knichellogistics.com.

Open Positions (Full Time)


ACCOUNTS RECEIVABLE SPECIALIST

Knichel Logistics is seeking to add a full-time Accounts Receivable Specialist to support the company’s continued growth.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reporting to Knichel Logistics’ Controller, the primary functions of the Accounts Receivable Specialist are:

    • Contacting customers for payment resolution
    • Assisting with collections
    • Recording and reconciling payments
    • Resolving payment discrepancies
    • Preparation and sending of invoices
    • Producing reports as required by management such as aging and DSO statements/reports
Secondary functions include but are not limited to:

    • Accounts Payable functions
    • Supporting the credit process to customers
    • Providing general Finance, Accounting & Administrative support as needed

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

      • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
      • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
      • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
      • 1 + years’ experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
      • Excel experience strongly preferred
      • The ability to quickly learn and adapt to operate numerous operating and accounting systems
      • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

      • Associates degree in general business/accounting
      • 1+ years’ experience with Sage Intacct and related products would be beneficial

CARRIER PROCUREMENT REPRESENTATIVE

As a Carrier Procurement Representative, you will play a critical role working within the company’s truckload brokerage department by adding carriers to our network while building relationships to support both current business needs and strategic growth initiatives for the truckload brokerage department.

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

      • Develop new and grow existing carrier relationships through lead generation, cold calling and referrals.
      • Build strong relationships with various key contacts of the carrier (i.e., owner operators, dispatchers and various sales and management roles).
      • Manage, complete, and respond to daily pricing requests for volume, project and RFP opportunities in accordance with assigned due dates and/or service level agreements for new and existing customers.
      • Maintain constant contact with carriers on a daily basis to secure additional capacity to support both existing and new business opportunities.
      • Provide exceptional service to our carriers, customers, and internal stakeholders to include Sales and Account Management.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION, CERTIFICATION, AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Required:

      • Ability to multi-task and demonstrate attention to detail and accuracy
      • Ability to persuade, motivate, influence and negotiate with others
      • Capable of working independently as well as collaboratively across the company
      • Ability to thrive under deadlines, drive results, and work with a sense of urgency
      • Remains positive and flexible in an ever-changing environment with shifting priorities
      • Demonstrated communication, prioritization and time management skills
      • Experience working with MS Office; including Word, Excel and Outlook
      • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment

Preferred:

      • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or equivalent business experience
      • One year of logistics, customer service, and/or pricing experience