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Business Development Manager {Ocean Freight-Forwarding}

Business Development Manager {Ocean Freight-Forwarding}

100% Remote (UK Travel)

£40,000 – £50,000 (£60,000 – £70,000 OTE) + Commission + Car Allowance + Company Benefits

Are you a Business Development Manager with experience ocean freight forwarding and customs clearance sectors, looking to work for an ambitious company that you will be able to make a real impact on the progression and growth off?

Do you want the opportunity to work in a growing, multi-national company, who have developed into one of the UK and Irelands leading firms in freight forwarding solutions, and have world-wide network of contacts and partners allowing them to offer the best advice and solutions for your shipments.

On offer is a fantastic opportunity for a business development manager to come in and help grow the business by attracting new clients all over the UK, so this role would really suit someone with the determination and ambition to drive the company forward.

In this role the successful Business Development Manager will be responsible for managing and maintaining the existing customer base, actively sourcing new business and helping to develop other business activities within the company with the objective of increasing revenue and improving profitability.

This role would suit someone with sales experience in the Ocean Freight Forwarding sector and an excellent knowledge of the UK ocean freight market.

The Role:

  • Develop and grow existing customer accounts by ensuring all business opportunities have been explored.
  • Making regular contact with existing customers, taking ownership and developing the business relationship while ensuring they are receiving the high level of service expected.

The Person:

  • Proven successful business development/sales account management experience in the UK
  • Highly motivated, personable, professional and able to cultivate long-term business relationships

Key Words: Business development, Manager, Sales, Transport, Logistics, Manager, Business Manager, Remote, Commission, Sales Manager, Business Development Manager, Freight, Freight forwarding, Customs

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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