International Sales Executive

Job ID:
Job Title:
International Sales Executive
Job Region:
Sr. Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Customer Sales/Business Development- Outside
Service Offering:
Freight Forwarding
For nearly 40 years, our client has been a dedicated logistics partner to their clients across the U.S. and Canada. They provide customized, high- service 3PL solutions including warehousing & distribution, e-commerce fulfillment, transportation brokerage and dedicated fleet. They specialize in solving complex logistics challenges for clients with dynamic supply chains - including retailers, manufacturers of consumer and industrial goods, and distributors & wholesalers.

International Sales Executive
Our client is seeking a strong candidate to become their next sales hunter focused on their International Forwarding & Domestic Freight Brokerage services. The winning applicant will be a sales hunter, persistent and hungry.

Job Type: Full-time/Work from home

  • Responsible for the growth of air, sea, and domestic freight sales.
  • Sales solicitation of prospective "A", "B", and "C" level customers.
  • Identifying and properly qualifying business opportunities, closing business with team support.
  • Maintaining sales communication & information in company CRM, and collaborating with Operations team on new business onboarding.
  • Interface with Operations and Pricing, on market development and environment.
  • Coordinate the development & maintenance of quoting and bidding process with operations.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years field sales in freight forwarding or two years of operational experience.
  • Experience with logistics processes, systems and solutions.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Good analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Goal oriented, self-disciplined, and self-motivated to produce results
  • Good problem solving and negotiation skills.
  • Travel (minimum 25%)
  • Valid Driver’s License

This position offers a competitive base salary.

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