Experienced Logistics Professionals & Leaders

| Austin

About Shipwell

Shipwell believes we are fundamentally changing the logistics industry by breaking the mold of how the supply chain has been operated since its inception. We work with thousands of shippers and carriers to create the first automated solution in logistics through an unmatched technology platform that enables everyone to ship like Amazon. With a fast-paced and gritty startup mentally, which is generating a lot of buzz in the investment world, Shipwell provides a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a future Fortune 500 Company. We are backed by some of the best investors in both Silicon Valley and Austin who believe we are onto something. We need the right people to continue our rapid growth plan towards changing the world of freight.

Experienced Logistics Professionals & LeadersAs Shipwell rockets into our 3rd year on the 3PL scene, we continue to change the industry and experience tremendous growth. Being an agile startup, we understand that as we grow, we will increasingly see a need for experience and leadership. Whether you may be seeking to start a new book of business or pursuing management opportunities, Shipwell can be the springboard you are looking for to take your career to the next level.

POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES

  • Director Level Positions (5+ years of FTL Brokerage Experience)
  • Carrier Sales Manager (3+ years of FTL Brokerage Experience)
  • Customer Sales Manager (3+ years of FTL Brokerage Experience)

Our Ideal Candidate

  • 3 + years experience in FTL Brokerage (Dry Van, Reefer, Flatbed)
  • Leadership qualities to mentor and train junior representatives.
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred but not required
  • Driven, enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated
  • Ability to problem solve, think quickly and make educated business decisions
  • Superior written, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, while also delivering independent results.
  • Strong ability to persuade, motivate and influence others.
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and manage time effectively.

Why Shipwell?

  • Corporate headquarters in sunny Austin, TX right in the heart of downtown
  • Incredible food options are literally a few steps away
  • Unique growth opportunity at one of the fastest growing companies in Austin
  • Kitchen is fully stocked with local coffee, drinks, and snacks
  • 100% company-paid healthcare insurance to include dental and vision
  • Team building events and office competitions
  • Partial cell phone reimbursement
  • Receive an elite technology package to include a brand new MacBook Pro!
  • Competitive salary + commission
  • Opportunity to put your thumbprint on a high-growth company in the early stages
  • A quick path to leadership and management (we plan to add over 120 people in 2019 so we’ll need leaders!)
  • Weekly catered lunches and breakfast
  • An open work environment where everyone, even the new folks have a voice
  • Exciting perk packages
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Location

Shipwell is located downtown, in the heart of Austin where plenty of trendy bars, restaurants, and shops are located within walking distance!

An Insider's view of Shipwell

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The office has a killer view of the Texas Capitol building that never gets old. Our space is open-concept so that teams can collaborate on the fly and get things done quicker.

Avery Knutson

Business Development

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

Freight is fragmented, complicated, and opaque. Many parties in our industry rely on spreadsheets and antiquated methods to run their supply chain. Our goal is to bring shippers, 3PLs, and carriers into the future and add transparency with a smart, automated, and simple solution built with layers of sophistication and machine learning.

Erin Well

Senior Marketing Manager

How does the company support your career growth?

Shipwell supports our career goals by providing many opportunities to drive impact in every department. There are so many projects, initiatives, and OKRs for each team that individual contributions and team collaboration lead to massive impact and success for the company.

Kendal Lackey

People Operations Specialist

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Everyone on the team shows up with a unique perspective. We don't train people to be sales robots because sometimes new ideas can drastically improve how the entire team operates. That sort of ingenuity influences our entire company.

Laurel Roberts

Customer Operations Manager

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

As Shipwell seeks to move the industry forward, we often build the bridge between archaic systems and powerful modern technology. It can be challenging to implement these bridge solutions, but we see immediate benefits for our customers in cost-savings and efficiency when they use what we've built. That impact keeps our team focused and motivated.

Steve Chronister

Frontend Engineer

What are Shipwell Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Our game room includes mariocart.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
We provide free breakfast on Monday. Employees get free lunch on Friday.
Happy Hours
Parking
We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking, A parking subsidy.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like Annual individual budget for training, Onsite training courses.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
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