Business Development Manager - Flooring

Job Title: Business Development Manager - Flooring
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $80-$90k+Super+Car Allowance+Comms
Reference: 130804222
Job Published: May 27, 2020 09:15

Job Description


This position is responsible for the sales of high-end custom design carpet and rugs in Victoria. Backed by a strong and experienced team and working closely with the National Sales Manager, you will be accountable for tendering, sourcing and creating new business opportunities within the A&D, Commercial Contractor as well as key end-users.

Key to this role is enthusiasm, initiative and above all else - sales ability. Essentially your mandate is to maximise the market share and grow the annual revenue base.

  • Secure an existing pipeline of work
  • To formulate and execute sales actions plans to stimulate interest in, increase knowledge of, build preference for, and generate demand
  • To build and strengthen relationships with existing specifying contacts to establish confidence and secure future specifications
  • To identify specifying organisations and build and maintain value-adding relationships
  • To ensure opportunities are identified, prioritised, tracked through to closure and win/loss reviews are conducted to measure success, identify learning's and capture market intelligence (competitor activity, trends, etc.)
  • To manage input to the Customer Relationship and project tracking systems ensuring that information and data is up-to-date and relevant.
  • To monitor measure and review field activities and outcomes to ensure plans are delivered as planned, and to recommend any corrective action as required.
  • Identify new opportunities within the A&D market, whilst leveraging existing relationships
  • Technical product support along with product presentations will be an ongoing part of this role
  • An external sales background with an interiors product (min 3 years)
  • A background in architectural specifications as well as following through to get the order
  • A strong network of existing T1 and T2 architects, designers and contractors
  • A polished presenter - articulate and well presented
  • Someone capable of seeing a project through from start to end
Provide us with the above skills and the benefits will include:
  • $70-$90k Base (negotiable dependent on experience)
  • Super
  • Performance-related bonus
  • Tools of the trade including a mobile phone and laptop 
  • Access to both formal and informal training and development opportunities
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