Business Development Manager - Freight Forwarding

Sydney Permanent
  • Join one of the fast growing Freight Forwarding businesses across APAC
  • Industry leading salary package with great career development opportunities

About Our Client

My client is one of the fastest growing freight forwarding service providers across APAC and South Asia, who support the global exchange of goods through worldwide air and ocean freight management. With a well-planned and ambitious growth strategy, they are looking to hire multiple Business Development Managers across Sydney and Melbourne.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be joining a high performing sales team. You will be responsible for targeting, planning, and winning end-to-end supply chain and logistics related businesses across Australia. You will also:

  • Generate sales activities in line with the company strategy
  • Developing and closing new business opportunities
  • Developing and implementing agreed sales goals and processes to support the efficient and effective achievement of commercial objectives
  • Identifying and developing qualified and real time sales pipeline
  • Actively supporting defined campaigns (e.g. vertical market, trade lane, import/export etc) to achieve goals
  • Working with the Sales Manager and Director to develop strategies and activities to support existing customer relationships and grow new accounts
  • Developing, directing and managing with the wider marketing/sales team initiatives on new sales contacts

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate must be a collaborative, solutions focused individual who thrives in a competitive sales environment. My Client will consider various levels of experiences within the Freight forwarding industry. However, the successful candidate will possess a combination of the following core competencies:

  • 5 years or more Logistics industry experience (Freight forwarding or Contract logistics)
  • Good understanding of the International freight forwarding industry
  • Knowledgeable in international import/export regulations specific to the position/department
  • Excellent sales, negotiation and customer service skills gained in a similar position
  • Ability to read, analyse and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures and government requirements
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook

What's on Offer

Your commitment and passion to drive quality will be rewarded with a highly lucrative and industry leading remuneration package, superannuation, car allowance and a generous bonus scheme as well as career growth opportunities. Joining a growing and dynamic team, you will enjoy functioning within a role which offers the opportunity to broaden your skill set and develop your capabilities.

Sasha Kuma
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+61 431 981 743

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Sasha Kuma
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+61 431 981 743
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