Carrier Sales Executive (German Speaking), Uber Freight EU
City Operations, Operations & Launch en Amsterdam, Netherlands
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.
We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the Role
The Uber Freight business is expanding internationally for the first time. The freight industry in Europe has a unique set of strategic and operational challenges.
Our Account Executive for Carrier Coverage will help own and grow our initial carrier network and ensure high quality load coverage at the best price in our Uber Freight European operations. They are responsible for moving things from point A to point B. They provide interesting loads and the best service to our carrier partners, but aren't afraid to negotiate on the spot.
We hope you are excited to help create a product with lasting value, improve your sales abilities and learn about how we're changing the Logistics Industry abroad.
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to be part of a new team at Uber, helping to launch Uber Freight in a new market. Join on the ground floor and help us build the future of freight internationally!
What You'll Do
Prospect, engage, and cold-call potential transportation partners with the objective of covering loads for our customers
Negotiate with carriers on-the-spot conditions for transportation including price and quality expectations
Meet daily, sales related, activity goals such as carrier growth, quality metrics and margin
Actively manage the quality of our transportation partner base
Take a data-driven approach solving difficult issues
Able to speak to core operational and growth metrics with the management team
Develop process and system improvements and work closely with our Central Operations teams to continually raise the bar of execution
Manage any issues that come up in the normal operation of freight
What You'll Need
At least 3 years experience in a European road freight business managing carriers sales or operations
Fluency in English and German
Demonstrated ability to solve complex problems under pressure
The ability to balance attention to detail with swift execution
Analytical and critical thinking ability
Ability to collaborate and work with a highly diverse set of carriers and internal partners
Strong communication and organization skills
Bachelor's & Masters degree preferred
About the Team
Uber Freight is a marketplace built to connect shippers with trucks, much like the way the Uber app connects riders and drivers. We are a team of sharp, entrepreneurial individuals who are redefining the movement of things around the world.
On the Uber Freight team, we believe that our dedication to transportation technologies will bring more collaborative, highly efficient, and increasingly safer transportation logistics to our roads. We are currently looking for candidates to join our growing team who share our enthusiasm for tackling today's toughest challenges in transportation. When we see individuals truly owning their individual success, we succeed as a team.
En Uber no solo aceptamos la diferencia; la celebramos, la apoyamos y la valoramos para beneficio de nuestros empleados, de nuestros productos y de nuestra comunidad. Uber se enorgullece de ser un lugar de trabajo con igualdad de oportunidades y es un empleador de acción afirmativa. También estamos comprometidos con el empleo en igualdad de oportunidades sin considerar raza, color, origen familiar, religión, sexo, origen nacional, orientación sexual, edad, ciudadanía, estado civil, condición de discapacidad, identidad de género o estado de Veterano.