One of the leading providers of Food Supply Chain Solutions has an exciting opportunity for a Logistics Business Development Manager in the Greater Manchester area on a full time, permanent basis.
You will deliver profitable new business in line with organisational strategic goals, identifying business opportunities, building key customer relationships, negotiating and closing business deals and maintaining extensive knowledge of market conditions.
You will apply business acumen to filter unsuitable business and qualify best leads from the pipeline and also define project approach, developing tailored proposals that speak to the client's needs, concerns, and objectives.
As an individual you will be from a background of the FMCG/Food Supply Chain. You will possess strong sales and persuasion skills with ability to influence to a senior management level and also be an entrepreneurial thinker with a strong drive to succeed. You will have a high degree of business acumen with ability to interrogate commercial propositions.
You will be a strong team player, a strong networker and a relationship builder who has excellent communication skills and a track record of success in the production of external tender responses. Excellent organisation skills are essential and you will be IT literate and have experience of SAP CRM.
You will meet with client's on a periodic basis to review accounts. These meetings may be held at the client's premises so flexibility is required. A Full UK Driving License is absolutely essential.
This really is an opportunity to put your stamp on this position, make a name for yourself within the business. This is a chance to develop a serious career with a stable, forward thinking organisation.
Salary for this opportunity is £38k working Monday-Friday 08.00-17.00. The package includes a company car, pension, laptop, phone and 28 days holiday.
For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.
This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.