Key role responsibilities

  • Win business from new customers in line with targets set by the Sales Manager
  • Generate an increase in business from existing customers listed in your portfolio
  • Identify new target customers within defined parameters.
  • Research all clients fully prior to visiting, to ensure credit limits are viable, and there is a realistic chance of success (use websites, Experian, HMRC portals, CW1 data, etc.)
  • Communication with clients in order to qualify prospects and promote the Company. Arrange visits and/or follow up.
  • Visit customers, within agreed territories and industries, achieve number of visits as per KPI
  • Complete comprehensive visit reports punctually in CW1 shortly after the visit
  • Create compelling solutions, and demonstrate worthiness to owned clients
  • Generate and update a realistic and diverse pipeline of opportunities in line with KPIs set
  • Represent the Company to a high standard.
  • Receive enquiries, quotations, RFI/RFQ and engage with internal/external stakeholders as required.
  • The role requires establishing contacts and relationships with customers, providing active and proactive information to the client as needed.
  • Ensure CW1 is kept fully updated at all times (Inquiries, Visit Reports, Communications, Opportunities)
  • The role involves being able to manage deadlines and sometimes difficult situations
  • Achieve individual KPI’s and targets, as defined

Key role requirements

  • Strong selling skills (negotiation, persuasion)
  • Strong communication (written & verbal) and problem-solving sills
  • Experience of air, road or ocean movements, customs documentation and procedures
  • Good presentation and numeracy skills
  • Good time-management with the ability to organize, including prioritizing, planning, follow-up, assigning and controlling objectives
  • Computer literate, familiar with Cargowise, Microsoft Office, Lotus Notes, etc.
  • Outgoing, friendly and commercially aware
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with Internal and External Customers
  • Result-oriented and places great emphasis on customer focus


• an international and dynamic work environment
• the potential for an immediate start
• a generous compensation package which includes a competitive salary
• opportunity for personal growth and development

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If you have any questions about the position, please contact our Managing Director Andrew Whitehouse at + 44 (0) 161 493 3200 or our Global Recruiting Manager.