Sales Executive – Freight
Sales Executive – Air Freight – £30K – £40K – Manchester
Sales Executive required for a Sunday Times top 250, family owned Freight Forwarder.
The Freight Forwarder have multiple UK sites – this role will be based from Manchester
This Sales Executive role would suit a talented freight sales professional with a solid grounding in Air Freight operations or Air Freight internal sales looking for a step into external sales.
You manage your own diary, day and week !
The Package :
Circa £30K – £40K
Company Car or allowance
Pension scheme – contributory aﬅer 1 year service.
28 days holiday including bank holidays (increases annually)
To develop and maintain eﬀective business relationships with new and existing clients.
To undertake presentations for long-term business, produce and present tenders and quotatons for business.
To oﬀer a high standard of customer service to internal and external customers, by demonstrating a professional, helpful and positive manner.
To generate and follow up sales leads, visiting potential and existing customers to obtain new business at reasonable proﬁt.
To build and maintain eﬀective business relationships with overseas correspondents, exchanging information, undertaking joint business and supporting sales visits to and from them in order to develop sales.
Provide accurate information to internal operations staﬀ in order that all relevant administration can be completed eﬃciently.
Work with Line Managers to promote speciﬁc markets and generate business, through a co-ordinated programme of targeted joint calls.
Responsible for current developments in the market and information on competitors.
Responsible for using the sales system to record all required information and for ensuring that all
documentation, records and systems are accurate.
Freight Forwarding sales experience – internal or external
Business 2 Business experience
Air Freight ESSENTIAL
Sea Freight CONSIDERED
Strong Operational background in Air Freight and the desire for sales also considered.
All Sales considered
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