Location:
WA

Salary Range:$50,000.00 - $95,000.00


Position Id:
14494

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Branch Manager of a full-service international logistics firm with 23 locations (10 in the USA; 13 worldwide) and a portfolio of services that includes customs brokerage, global freight forwarding, domestic transportation, project logistics, warehousing, technology solutions and cargo insurance. Our client’s mission is to provide quality service, to reward people based on performance and loyalty, and to innovate and maintain technology ahead of the industry. The organization’s culture offers an environment that fosters loyalty, growth and rewards for its employees and clients.
The Business Development Manager role is to expand our client’s business in the United States. This individual will be responsible for revenue growth by marketing all products and services to potential and existing clients. 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 (3 years)
  • Proven track record of success
  • Excellent knowledge of local markets and competitive landscape
  • Multimodal (i.e. air, ocean, import/export, FTL, LTL, rail)
  • Prepares bids and proposals
  • Negotiations
  • Time, territory & contact management
  • Travel up to 50%.
  • Computer literate: Microsoft suite (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
  • Residence: Seattle, WA
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • CargoWise
  • Salesforce
  • Freight forwarding operations
  • Customs brokerage sales
  • Trade lanes
  • Advanced education: MBA
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Hunter mentality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Executive level presentation (i.e. C level, VP, Directors)
  • Team player
  • Proven tenacity to close
  • Results driven
If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Contact:
Practice Leader: Gustavo Stille
Freight Forwarding Transportation

GStille@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext.130

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