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Sales Executive - Full Time

Pilot Freight Services - Elizabeth, NJ

Posted on 09/21/22 (Ref: Elizabeth, NJ)

Sales Executive - Elizabeth, NJ - Pilot Freight Services

Sales Executive

Pilot has the best employees in the transportation and logistics industry!

Why Pilot?

  • Salary + Commission
  • Weekly Pay
  • Hybrid - ( in office 1 - 2 times a week)
  • 401K - Benefits 
  • Must have Logistics/Transportation/Supply Chain or Freight Forwarding Experience

Essential Functions:

  • Build market position by locating, developing, defining and closing new business; arrange business development meetings with existing and prospective clients
  • Become a subject matter expert on our business products and services offered, and remain up-to-date on industry related news
  • Interact regularly with local management and develop close and cooperative working relationships with operations staff to ensure customer needs are being met
  • Develop a growth strategy and set quotas focused both on financial gain and profitability to meet ambitious revenue targets
  • Follow-up with new clients and operations to ensure a seamless implementation when onboarding new clients
  • Perform market research to continually identify new pipeline opportunities; presenting and demonstrating the value of products and services to prospective buyers
  • Utilizing Salesforce or current CRM program to build a customer database of key information; build and maintain active pipeline; measure KPIs; identify trends to improve win probability and forecasting accuracy
  • Exceed all assigned revenue goals and corporate pricing objectives: Work with management on any clients that require yield improvement within customer base
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to build a rapport with clients
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Must be computer literate in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and CRM
  • Innovation and problem-solving skills that include ability to develop and propose supply chain solutions

If you are interested in working with a talented, passionate and dedicated team of professionals in a rapidly growing industry, Pilot wants to hear from you!

Sales Executive - Elizabeth, NJ - Pilot Freight Services

Effective August 18, 2021 Pilot will be mandating that all new hires are vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus before starting work at any of our locations.

Our definition of fully vaccinated for purposes of new hire is as follows:

In compliance with CDC guidelines, individuals will be considered fully vaccinated and eligible to begin work as follows:

  • 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or
  • 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnsonís Janssen vaccine

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