Field Sales Executive

Ref: VAC-10383
Posted on: 06/06/2024
  • Location: Ipswich
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Discipline: Sales Executive
  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Our client is seeking a dynamic and ambitious Field Sales Executive to join their modern, fresh, and vibrant team. As a leading player in the shipping and logistics industry, our client offers a corporate environment with plenty of opportunities for growth and professional development. They pride themselves on delivering exceptional logistical solutions to their clients, underpinned by a commitment to innovation, reliability, and customer satisfaction. If you’re ready to be part of a team that epitomizes excellence and forward-thinking in the shipping industry, this is the role for you.

So what does the role look like?

Develop and manage a portfolio of clients within the shipping and logistics sector.
Identify and pursue new business opportunities to expand the client base.
Build and maintain strong customer relationships, ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction.
Conduct market research to stay ahead of industry trends and challenges.
Collaborate with internal teams to tailor solutions that meet client needs.
Achieve and exceed sales targets while maintaining profitability.
Prepare regular sales reports and forecasts for management review.
Represent the company at industry events, trade shows, and conferences.

So do you have what it takes?

Proven experience in a sales role within the shipping and logistics industry.
A minimum of 3-5 years of relevant work experience.
Strong knowledge of shipping and logistics processes and solutions.
Excellent IT skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and CRM software.
Exceptional communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
Highly self-motivated with a results-driven approach.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Full UK driving licence.

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Annual Salary: £45,000
Car allowance
Generous holiday entitlement
Performance-based bonus structure
Opportunities for professional development and career progression
Pension scheme
Health and well-being programmes

Please submit your CV and a covering letter to [email protected]

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