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Business Development Manager

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    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits

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    Tom Nichols

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    about 1 month ago

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Business Development Manager for a global Logistics company who are building a sales super team.

Southern territory

Business Development Manager MUST have sold Air & Sea Freight for a Freight Forwarder.

Air Freight & Sea Freight sales experience essential

Ability to bring business, clients, contacts will be a distinct advantage.

Package :

Salary £45-50K + generous bonus
Company Car or Car allowance
33 days Holiday
Private Health Care
This role offers a completely flexible working arrangement. The aim is completely to
develop business and make money so whatever suits.

The Role:

Achieve new business sales targets by developing relationships with new (and lapsed) customers
Generate own leads and opportunities and follow up on any leads and referrals resulting from
Proactively own the sales process from lead generation to closing the sale:
Arrange own meetings with potential customers to prospect for new business
Negotiate the terms of a sale (price, costs, delivery and specifications) with buyers and close the sale
Effectively interact with the Transport Operations team to fully and brief them on new sales/new customers
Gather and maintain detailed market and target customer information including a clear understanding of customers' business and requirements
Maintain a detailed knowledge of the Company's products, services and pricing structures

Requirements :
Air Freight sales Experience ESSENTIAL
Sea Freight sales Experience ESSENTIAL

Ability to bring business, clients, contacts will be a distinct advantage.

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