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Senior Import Analyst 

Windsor, ON

Import Coordinator

Detroit, MI  •  Itasca, IL

Customs Import Analyst

Windsor, ON

Load Coordinator

Nashville, TN

Entry Clerk

Windsor, ON

Export Coordinator

 Itasca, IL 

Outside Sales Representative 

Itasca, IL  •  Atlanta, GA

Broker

Nashville, TN  •  Layton, UT  •  Itasca, IL 
Houston, TX

Carrier Services

Nashville, TN  •  Layton, UT

What Cavalry Does

Where we do it

Growth Potential: We promote from within

Through a combination of personal development and daily effort within the entry level positions, our leaders grow from within. Here are just a few examples of the positions our team members have grown into.

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Kenneth Hathcote
Regional Carrier Representative

What do I do?
RCRs develop relationships with our carriers through consistent, regional coverage to bring solutions on our customers’ high volume lanes. RCR’s also work with our brokers to utilize our carrier base more efficiently.
How long have I been in my role?
Since January 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since February 2014
# Books required for my role:
28
# Books I’ve read:
37
Fun fact about me 
I have played guitar for 18 years and participate in Cavalry’s Battle of the Bands every year. I also drive over 1 hour each way to work!

Danielle-Powers
Danielle Powers
Outside Sales Representative

What do I do?
My time is split between our Nashville office and travel within my territory. I collaborate with our customers, prospects, and the Cavalry team to ensure we are meeting EVERYONE’S needs.
How long have I been in my role?
Since November 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since August 2014
# Books required for my role:
27
# Books I’ve read:
43
Fun fact about me 
I LOVE to travel and typically visit Europe twice per year.

Stephen-King
Stephen King
Rater

What do I do?
I provide rate analytics for new business opportunities brought in by our business development team.
How long have I been in my role?
Since March 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since August 2013
# Books required for my role:
15
# Books I’ve read:
34
Fun fact about me 
I once lived in a tent for 2 months just to see if I could do it. I’m still alive

Cortney-Smith
Cortney Smith
Account Executive

What do I do?
I work with customers directly to ensure that we are fulfilling their day to day needs. I make sure to provide a solution to any problem that they may have. I am a competitive and reliable contact, so that they will reach out to me when they need their freight moved.
How long have I been in my role?
Since September 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since March 2017
# Books required for my role
20
# Books I’ve read
22
Favorite Cavalry book
Tuesdays with Morrie

Shawn-Jewell
Shawn Jewell
General Manager Enterprise Operations

What do I do?
I focus on developing my team so we can cultivate solid relationships with our customers on the front lines. We believe the success of the organization as a whole depends on these relationships and strive to be a consistent source of volume for our contracted carriers while providing capacity to our customers.
How long have I been in my role?
Since February 2017
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since August 2013
# Books required for my role:
35
# Books I’ve read:
44
Favorite Cavalry Book 
Shoe Dog

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Kellie Peach
Load Coordinator

What do I do?
I am a scheduler for one of our biggest customers. While building relationships with suppliers, I take part in setting appointments for our carriers.
How long have I been in my role?
Since May 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since July 2017
# Books required for my role
5
# Books I’ve read
10
Fun fact about me
I was a borderline leap year baby, born 2/28/1998!

Tyler-Lopez
Tyler Lopez
Team Leader

What do I do?
I’m responsible for sharpening and maintaining my team’s abilities to negotiate and build relationships with our carriers. I develop the brokers on my team to be the best version of themselves while helping bridge the gap between our brokers and account managers to ensure quality communication across the board.
How long have I been in my role?
Since August 2015
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since August 2013
# Books required for my role:
20
# Books I’ve read:
52
Fun fact about me 
I’ve played hockey all my life

Michelle-Tomsic
Michelle Tomsic
Recruiter

What do I do?
I am part of the recruiting team and help with the hiring process. After being a load coordinator on the customer side since 2012, I help conduct phone interviews, onsite interviews, and attend job fairs in my new role with Cavalry.
How long have I been in my role?
Since October 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since December 2012
# Books required for my role
15
# Books I’ve read
19
Favorite Cavalry book
The Go-Giver

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Jacob Berry
Inside Sales Representative

What do I do?
I seek out and identify prospects for us here at Cavalry. We think of everyone as a future customer, they just don’t know it yet.
How long have I been in my role?
Since July 2018
How long have I been at Cavalry?
Since September 2017
# Books required for my role:
20
# Books I’ve read:
43
Fun fact about me 
I compete internationally in a table top war game called Warhammer: Age of Sigmar. I even have a podcast about Warhammer and have won several awards over the years. Yeah, I guess that means I’m something of a nerd…

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Windsor, ON

  • Analyze shipment documents to determine correct tariff, duty & tax rates, any applicable special measures and ensure they are compliant
  • Process shipment data into computer system and monitor arrival of freight across all modes of transportation
  • Advise clients on regulations, answer communications and provide guidance on best practices for imports
  • Communicate with government agencies to ensure compliance
  • Perform Quality Control of entries and ensure accuracy before final accounting with Customs
  • Provide guidance to junior staff to enhance growth
  • Use interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain working partnerships with vendors and carriers

Detroit, MI  •  Itasca, IL

  • Universal Logistics Solutions International, Inc. (ULSII), an operating subsidiary of Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded, industry leading logistics and transportation company is in search of an experienced Import Coordinator. Individuals must possess strong personal relation skills and the ability to work in an agency driven transportation network. ULSII is an Indirect Air Carrier (IAC), an Ocean Transport Intermediary (OTI) and a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC).
  • ULSII is looking to bring on an outgoing, driven individual who is looking to jump start or continue their career in the logistics and freight forwarding industry. We have a team-focused atmosphere with the sole focus of developing our employees as well as our company for success.
  • Perform Quality Control of entries and ensure accuracy before final accounting with Customs
  • Provide guidance to junior staff to enhance growth
  • Use interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain working partnerships with vendors and carriers

Windsor, ON

  • Universal Logistics Solutions International, Inc. (ULSII), an operating subsidiary of Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded, industry leading logistics and transportation company is in search of an experienced Import Coordinator. Individuals must possess strong personal relation skills and the ability to work in an agency driven transportation network. ULSII is an Indirect Air Carrier (IAC), an Ocean Transport Intermediary (OTI) and a Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier (NVOCC).
  • ULSII is looking to bring on an outgoing, driven individual who is looking to jump start or continue their career in the custom brokerage, logistics and freight forwarding industry. We have a team-focused atmosphere with the sole focus of developing our employees as well as our company for success.

Nashville, TN

  • A Load Coordinator is responsible for managing the load entry, exception and invoicing operations for the accounts of government services.
  • Have the ability to handle and communicate issues to keep the Account Executives on the team out of data entry and focused on generating revenue and increase load counts.
  • Responsible for expanding relationships with customer contacts and any vendors for those government customers.
  • The ideal candidate will be detailed oriented and an excellent communicator.  Candidates must be able to work in a team environment with a willingness to learn.

Windsor, ON

  • Answer phone calls and assist customers
  • Assist customers at the counter
  • Receive ACE and PAPS requests – send PAPS documents to US Customs Broker
  • Complete ACE shipment(s) and trip
  • Billing for all ACE, photocopies, receiving of fax, etc. in GP
  • Prepare and submit 7512 carrier bonds as requested
  • Handle the London ABpC email account, reply to requests or forward when appropriate
  • General housekeeping of the office area

Itasca, IL

Cavalry Logistics, an industry leading International Freight Forwarding and Customs Brokerage Company, is seeking an Export Coordinator to work in our Itasca, IL office.
We operate an office which provides transportation and logistics services, across all industry verticals, around the globe. We are looking for career-oriented business-minded professionals who want to expand and grow their careers. This position is highly visible and offers an excellent opportunity for advancement.
Experience and Requirements:
  • Preferred 1-3 years industry experience
  • Knowledge of US Customs Requirements
  • Experience in Customs Brokerage
  • Strong organization and multitasking skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office
Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for the execution of Export documentation requirements for shipments originating in the US to destinations globally.
  • Ensure that all documentation meets Export regulations
  • Arrange details of shipments.
  • Responsible for AES Filing
  • Transacting of daily shipments.
  • Customs brokerage of freight
We offer a competitive base salary and benefits package including major medical, dental, 401K, and vacation in addition to offering upward mobility within the company. If you are an energetic, self-motivated individual with the drive to become part of a growing organization, do not hesitate, respond today!

Itasca, IL  •  Atlanta, GA

Experience and Requirements:
  • Must have a minimum 2 years Outside Sales Experience in Transportation Industry
    • Freight Forwarding, LTL, Brokerage, International Shipping
  • Must be willing to relocate to Nashville, TN temporarily for 3 months of operational training
  • Carrier Services/Brokerage/Account Executive and Support Roles/Inside Sales
  • Proprietary CRM/Systems Training
  • Must be willing to complete developmental book list reading goals

Nashville, TN  •  Layton, UT  •  Itasca, IL • Houston, TX

  • As a Freight Broker at Cavalry, your goal is to help customers move their inventory in the most cost-effective way by identifying and providing logistics solutions. You will have the opportunity to build solid relationships with carriers and manage your individual carrier base while working in a team environment.
  • High energy level
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable making multiple phone calls a day
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Proficient math skills needed to calculate rates per mile, etc.
  • Humble but confident personality
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • High School Diploma required, Bachelor’s degree preferred
Average Broker Wages
Wages Bonus Total Top 3 Brokers
Year 1 $32,814.97 $5,249.76 $38,064.73 $40,868.05
Year 2 $35,611.97 $14,886.93 $50,498.90 $56,587.23
Year 3 $40,419.09 $17,398.89 $57,817.98 $62,305.96

Nashville, TN  •  Layton, UT

  • Carrier Services Representative duties include tracking and tracing freight by calling drivers and dispatchers to get information and focusing on the customer service aspect of our business. Recognizing issues before they occur while fostering relationships with our many callers is at the core of what our representatives to. We offer drivers the ability to speak to someone who can provide information, offer solutions to their problems, and most importantly, be a friendly voice on the line.
  • High energy level
  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable making multiple phone calls a day
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Humble but confident personality
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • High School Diploma required
  • Bilingual/Multilingual abilities are encouraged to apply

Once you’ve joined the Cavalry team, a world of opportunity awaits you. We are a rapidly growing company with ever expanding teams. Our next few locations are set to open this year! With this growth comes endless opportunities for our team members to advance their career.