Inside Sales

Ref: VAC-10399
Posted on: 26/06/2024
  • Location: Felixstowe
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Discipline: Inside Sales
  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

A bit about the company…

Our client is seeking an enthusiastic Inside Sales professional to join their dynamic team in Felixstowe. As a leading freight forwarder, they pride themselves on delivering tailor-made logistics solutions and exceptional service to their diverse range of clients. Their innovative approach and commitment to excellence have established them as a key player in the industry.

In this role, you will play a crucial part in driving sales and expanding the company’s customer base. Your days will be filled with engaging with clients, addressing queries, and providing solutions that meet their unique shipping and logistical needs.

So, what does the role look like?

Building and maintaining strong relationships with existing and prospective clients
Identifying client needs and providing tailored freight solutions
Coordinating with internal teams to ensure smooth service delivery
Managing sales inquiries and providing detailed quotations
Following up on quotes and converting leads into sales
Maintaining accurate records of sales activities and client communications
Staying up-to-date with industry trends and market developments

So, do you have what it takes?

A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role within the shipping and logistics industry
Proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales targets
Excellent knowledge of freight forwarding processes and services
Proficiency in CRM software and Microsoft Office Suite
Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail
A proactive and customer-oriented mindset

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Competitive salary depending on experience
Generous holiday allowance
Performance-based bonuses
Comprehensive training and development opportunities
Company pension scheme
Friendly and supportive working environment

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

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