Business Development Manager – Logistics

  • Location:
    Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire Burton Upon Trent, Staffordshire
  • Salary:
    c£40,000 / per annum D.O.E + Commission
  • Posted:
    1 month ago
  • Category:
    European Sales & Marketing Jobs
  • Deadline:
    April 17, 2025

Express Recruitment are delighted to be supporting a rapidly growing third-party logistics company, as they search for an experienced Sales Manager to spearhead the growth of their Midlands operations.  

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of success within a previous sales or business development role within logistics and fulfilment, and will be confident in leading sales strategy of in line with continued expansion.  

Alongside a fantastic basic salary of up to £40,000 D.O.E., our client is offering a bespoke commission scheme, regular salary reviews and significant career progression opportunities, with other excellent benefits and the freedom to really make the role your own, as a completely new position to their Burton-on-Trent team

Role & Responsibilities

  • Lead in business development strategy of Midlands-based operations  
  • Identify and develop on new business opportunities through performing effective outbound calls  
  • Arrange and attend regular client meetings to generate new business and build on existing opportunities 
  • Guide clients through the sales process and advise on solutions that best suit their specific requirements  
  • Bring own ideas to the table to maximise new business and drive revenue growth  

Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience within third party logistics essential  
  • Ability to build relationships with a broad range of stakeholders 
  • Results-driven individual  
  • Confident self-starter 
  • Valid UK driving licence  

About Express Recruitment

Express Recruitment has been offering exceptional recruitment solutions across the East Midlands since 1987, “exceeding expectations every time” of over 267,000 candidates.

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm   

Salary: Up to c£40,000 per annum D.O.E, plus excellent bespoke commission scheme  

Location: Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Job Type: Permanent

Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.