Our client is one of the World’s most proactive and influential Freight Forwarding organizations. A virtual “powerhouse” on the International scene, this organization is a force to reckon with. They offer the full gamut of freight services, allowing them to provide a “complete logistical solution” to their clientele. Their size, scope and expertise are such that no logistical need is beyond their capacity and thus no client requirements will go unmet. This devotion to customer satisfaction and unparalleled execution has allowed them to secure some of the World’s most respected organizations, global leaders in their own right, as trusted clients.
Already an industry leader, they are looking well ahead to future decades in order to solidify and bolster their competitive advantage in the Freight Forward industry while focusing on being a responsible, sustainable & ethical provider of services.
Well known for their strict adherence to the highest standards of quality they are both a service provider of choice and an employer of choice. Over their long history they have continually extended their high standards to their recruitment efforts and hire only the best and brightest within the industry. At this time they wish to add a talented Account Executive, with a focus on ocean transportation, to their exciting and dynamic team.
Competitive and comprehensive compensation plan, commensurate with experience and ability, including a robust base, commission, car allowance, vacation, benefits, RRSP match, etc
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to take up the mantle of Business Development Manager with a major player in the Freight Forwarding world.
THE SERVICES ON OFFER:
You will be empowered to promote the entire breadth of services offered: air, ocean, transborder, customs brokerage, warehousing, contract logistics, ground, special projects, customs consulting, international, domestic, import, export and much more. No opportunity is too large or too complex to be successfully met by this world-class organization.
THE UNLIMITED OPERATIONAL CAPACITY:
In most cases the only thing holding back a truly gifted sales person is the limited operational capacity, efficiency and effectiveness of the organization they represent. If you sell freight forwarding, you want to sell for this organization, just think of what you could accomplish with unlimited capacity, executed expertly, at your disposal…
Wishing to not only maintain but also further establish their dominance in the Canadian marketplace, specifically Western Canada, they plan on adding a Business Development guru to their exciting team. Working out of the Vancouver office of this pre-eminent organization you will be well positioned to target business throughout beautiful British Columbia.
With a strong history and presence in Western Canada, you will be able to hit the ground running at full speed. With complete support from the highest levels you will have everything at your disposal required to bring to reality the corporate focus for 2022, growth, growth and more growth!
Not interested in anything short of the best, you are the preeminent rainmaker within your company, consistently destroying your targets, breaking sales records and generally setting the place on fire!
As the successful candidate, you will be an expert in selling Freight Forwarding; a talented business development specialist who is capable of successfully selling each of the services offered, either in kind, or as a part of a complete logistical solution. You will have a proven track record landing the “big fish”, the “small fish” and all the fish in-between and are comfortable presenting not only the Transportation Manager but also the “C” Suite decision makers.
To put it succinctly, the successful candidate will be an expert in selling Freight Forwarding services: a natural born hunter and closer.
CIFFA, CITT, P. Log an asset.
Post-Secondary Education preferably in Logistics or Business an asset.
Trevor Stewart, B.A., (Hons.)
Trevor joined the Recruitment Profession immediately upon graduation from University and has never looked back. He began his specialist career with the firm in 2002 after 5 successful years with a large, international, generalist staffing agency wherein he held a number of senior positions. In 2007, Trevor’s love for both the industry in general and the organization in particular, gave him cause to purchase the company. As President, Trevor manages the organization while still personally maintaining his specialist Logistics recruitment desk.
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