Home Office - USA

Salary Range:$100,000.00 - $150,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Vice President of Sales of an end-to-end freight forwarding company with 31 locations (7 in the USA; 24 worldwide) and a portfolio of services that includes freight forwarding (i.e. air), warehousing & CFS, customs clearance & brokerage, and visibility tools. The organization is a global market leader that fosters a fast can-do culture through its focus on innovation and advanced technologies to provide innovative, efficient, and uncomplicated solutions.
The Business Development Manager-High Tech primary role is to drive revenue growth in the high tech, electronics, and semiconductor sectors by strategic, customer focused selling of all products and services. Will develop new business along with growing and maintaining current assigned accounts. Coordinates complete sales cycle process including prospect list initiation, lead generation, prospect qualification, analysis, RFQs, pricing, proposal preparation & presentation(s), contract signing, start-up and customer service follow-up after the sale. Continually collaborates with the organization’s leadership and operation’s team to increase revenues, optimize costs, and maximize profits.

Background Required:
  • Freight forwarding sales (5 years)
  • Knowledge of High-Tech Vertical (i.e. semiconductors, consumer electronics, contract manufacturers)
  • Proven track record of success
  • Multimodal (i.e. air, ocean, import/export, FTL, LTL, rail)
  • Bids, proposals and negotiations
  • Time, territory & contact management (i.e. CRM)
  • Travel up to 50%
  • Computer literate: Microsoft suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Residence: Home Office (USA)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Knowledge of Fashion or Automotive Verticals
  • Cargowise
  • Freight forwarding operations
  • Reverse logistics
  • Value added sales (i.e. customs brokerage, warehousing & CFS)
  • Advanced education: MBA
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Hunter mentality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Executive level presentation (i.e. C level, VP, Directors)

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Leader: Gustavo Stille
Freight Forwarding Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.130

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