business development executive - athens

anna ve, randstad hellas
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athens, attica
sales, marketing & retail
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anna ve, randstad hellas

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Are you a Business Development Executive with experience in business services within the freight forwarding sector?

This is your chance to join a well-established organisation with extensive presence in the freight forwarding market.

If you are interested in this Business Development Executive position, apply now!


The company offers the following benefits for the Business Development Executive position:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car
  • Annual Bonus Scheme
  • Private medical insurance 
  • Friendly working environment
  • Plenty of opportunities to evolve your career within an attractive and dynamic environment


The Business Development Executive will be responsible for:

  • Sales of sea, land transport and air freight forwarding services within a defined geographical territory/area
  • Retain, manage and develop sales relationships with existing customers
  • Research local market, identify new business opportunities within the freight forwarding sector and attract new customers
  • Implementation of pricing and credit policy in the area of responsibility
  • Perform and document all sales activities (visits, hit rate etc.) in company system
  • Formulate,send and follow up offers to company's customers
  • Gather information about customers and market to current conditions
  • Identify major opportunities and develop a sales plan to achieve targets in nominated areas of responsibility
  • Build appropriate level relationships with prospects
  • Complete thorough investigations into target company operations
  • Develop commercial proposals in line with the company's policy, offering newest solutions, procedures and processes


The Business Development Executive should obtain:

  • 2-3 years minimum experience in a B2B sales services roles within the freight forwarding sector
  • University Degree in Business/Marketing/Economics; MSc will be considered an asset
  • Commercial acumen, ability to build and maintain strong commercial relationships
  • Excellent knowledge of English language
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent communication skills (oral/written)
  • Determination, taking initiatives, innovative thinking and team spirit
  • Commitment to excellence and pressure resistance
  • Ability to travel
  • Ability to handle numbers and analytical thinking


If you believe your profile could be a good match to this Business Development Executive role, apply now!

For more information, you can contact Anna Ve at 2106770523  #salesjobs

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