CRST The Transportation Solution, Inc. is Delivering Promises and Driving Success to Ensure Everyone Has What's Needed to Live and Thrive. Today, more than ever, we are looking for talented individuals who will help us bring this vision to life.

Sales – Lead Generation

 As a Sales Representative, you will work in a fun and fast-moving environment!​

Job Summary: The role of the sales team is to bring in new customers while allowing our operations team to continue to foster those relationships. Our sales team is the first interaction a customer will have with our company. Once the sales team has developed a positive relationship with the customer, the sales department has done their job effectively and will pass the customer along to the Inside Sales Account Managers, and continues pursuing new customer leads for the team. This team is the front end of the sales process and will be vital to the success and growth of our operations team members.

  • Start Date: We have ongoing monthly start dates that provide the flexibility you need to make a career change.​
  • Pay: $42,500 + incentives
  • Location: Cedar Rapids, Iowa (in office​) 

Responsibilities​ and Duties:

  • Through high-velocity prospecting, you will aggressively complete outbound calls 
  • Use various modes of communication with prospects
  • Develop a relationship with prospects and sell the CRST value proposition
  • No travel is required.

Who we are looking for:​

  • Individuals who are looking for a base salary plus commission pay structure​
    • You will have the unlimited earning potential that leads to financial independence.​
  • Competitive and highly driven individuals with strong persuasion skills​
    • You will be financially rewarded by solving business problems that will increase loads sold per day.​
  • Goal-oriented people who are adaptable​
    • You will be presented each day with a new business opportunity that needs a different solution. Help establish a long-term strategy for success.​
  • Charismatic communicators and competitive salespeople who can relay their passion on every call, every day​
    • You will help CRST change lives.​
  • People who are motivated to help drivers be successful by presenting prospects with business opportunities through CRST​
    • You will be aligned with exciting and important work and help others be successful.​
  • Those who can leverage a variety of technology platform​
    • You will communicate and share business opportunities via various modes of communication that meet customers where they are

Qualifications and skills:​

  • 2+ years of applicable experience​

Did you know?  

  • CRST is one of the largest privately owned trucking companies in the United States. That means you can count on our experience and ongoing commitment to providing the best service to our customers and the best work environment for our employees.  
  • We’re family-owned. We’re dedicated to building on our founder’s legacy to make CRST the transportation solution.  
  • CRST is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, IA. Our midwestern hometown is known for strong values, commitment to our community, and the success of manufacturers and producers here and throughout the country. When we thrive, America thrives!   

Hiring Notice: Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check and drug test.  For this position, CRST does not currently, nor in the future, provide sponsorship for employment visa status.

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