A brilliant opportunity has come up to work with one of the worlds largest corrugated packaging businesses that works in the following industries: Retail, FMCG, industrial, pharmaceutical engineering, furniture, electronics, and automotive sectors. The company has been running for 50+ years as a major manufacturer and are now seeking a Business Development Manager to cover the Southwest and Southeast of the UK, who is dynamic, driven and determined to have a successful career in packaging.
Business Development Manager
Location – Swindon
£45,000 to £50,000 DOE – Salary could be negotiable depending on experience.
Our client is offering a salary reflecting experience with a Hybrid car or car allowance, 15% bonus scheme, 25 days holiday plus bank, Life Insurance, Pension, laptop, and phone. There is also a strong career path within the business.
This role is a combination of both organically growing existing business & generating new business:
The portfolio of customers that you will be looking after will around £1,000,000 and they will visit them on a regular basis to truly understand their needs/requirements.
Your role includes dealing with new markets, growth areas, trends, customers, partnerships, services prospection, negotiation and commercial follow up of UK customers and branching out further afield acting in the markets targeted by the organisation.
Being part of the team ensuring the department targets are achieved and exceeded.
You will play an active part in the development of the sales budget, monitor revenue and margins, promote the image of the company and you will continue with the improvement of the initiatives of the company.
Weekly reports completion on customer visits, pipeline, sales projections etc
Provide excellent communicate channels both internally and externally.
Ideally you will have at least 1-4 years’ worth of experience in the following packaging disciplines: Corrugated, Cartons, Postal, Bags, Tubing, Tapes, Stretch Wrap, Labelling, plastic and much more.
1st year you will be required to hit a new business target of £250,000.
You must have a great understanding of the UK market particularly in the Southwest up to the midlands.
You must be happy developing new business opportunities and building on your successes.
A sense business of relationships and customer service.
Must be able to build new relationships, develop lapsed accounts and nurture all accounts given and gained.
High interest in the technical dimension of the products.
If you are interested in applying for this opportunity or wish to receive further information, please contact Sean Turton on (phone number removed) or email a copy of your current CV to (url removed)