Internal Sales / Account Manager

WR Logistics are recruiting for an Internal Sales / Account Manager in St. Albans.

This is a permanent opportunity for someone who is just starting out in their sales career and would like to progress within the freight forwarding industry.

My client is a family run business and a big player in the freight industry and is an exciting time to join. Based in St. Albans within a new modern office.

Industry experience would be an advantage but not essential. Ideal candidate will have excellent customer service and sales skills.

Job Purpose – Internal Sales / Account Manager

To build and develop existing client relationships and maximise business potential and calculate Air, Road and Sea freight quotations.

Hours and Pay – Internal Sales / Account Manager

  • Monday – Friday
  • 0830 – 1730
  • £24,000 – £26,000 Basic (depending on experience) + Bonus up to £5,000 per year
  • Contributory pension scheme

Experience / skills

  • Not essential – Multi-modal freight forwarding experience, ideally with an export bias.
  • Alternatively export sales experience.
  • Either Sales / customer service or Operations experience.
  • Proven success of handling and calculating RFQ’s and tender submissions.
  • Experience of negotiating with clients and or suppliers.
  • Key account management experience with proven success of developing relationships.
  • Experience of calculating KPI reports.
  • Experience of face-to-face client and supplier meeting.
  • Good administrative skills.
  • Good numerical skills.
  • Good IT skills (Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)

Character and personal attributes

  • Confident communicator. (Written and verbal)
  • A positive and engaging personality.
  • Can do sales / customer service orientation.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Calm under pressure

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WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Location Hertfordshire
Job titleInternal Sales / Account Manager
Salary £24000 - £31000
Consultant Tasha Bryant
Consultant Phone 023 9285 2314
Consultant Email
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