Sales Executive - Freight Forwarding

Job Title: Sales Executive - Freight Forwarding
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$60000 - AU$80000 per annum + More
Reference: BBBH16843_1504742539
Contact Name: Shane Clark
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2017 10:02

Job Description

  • Sydney Location - Close to all amenities
  • $60k - $80k + Super + Comms + More
  • Grow your Sales career

Our client is a successful, market leading Australian Freight Forwarding with a strong footprint in market. We currently require the services of an experienced and determined Sales Executive to join their committed and determined team.

The right candidate ideally with have a background in sales within freight forwarding or a Customer Service/Key Account star looking to transition into sales. To succeed you will need to bring a hunger and drive to generate and convert both warm and cold sales leads.

The role includes but is not limited to the following tasks:
* Extensive knowledge of International Freight
* The desire & ability to work independently
* Ability to build strong relationships developed from working in the Freight Forwarding industry
* Ability to quickly learn product and service knowledge in order to translate a customer's need into a solution
* Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal

The following skills are essential to be considered for the role:
* Proven experience in new business development
* An understanding international freight forwarding services
* Account Management of new accounts experience
* Research and development of new sales opportunities and the ability to turn leads into sales
* Previous experience with rate negotiations, tenders and supply negotiations
* Preparation of sales reports experience a must!

If you are interested in this or similar roles with Australia's leading sales & marketing recruitment firm, please APPLY NOW in WORD FORMAT with a covering letter or send your resume direct to Shane Clark -