business development (salary + commission!), Burnaby

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burnaby, british columbia
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Dear Job Seekers!

Do you have a knack for forging and managing business relationships? Are you excited by the opportunity to have the responsibility of handling top-tier strategic accounts? If so, our client, a large logistics company (Burnaby location) is interested in hearing from you!

This position will require you to sell brokerage services to new and existing customers, focusing on your personal sales goals. You will be involved in a rapidly growing environment fueled by achievement and a tenacious team spirit. Most importantly, you will have the support you need to excel at work, and the resources to build a career you can be proud of!

What you’ll do on a typical day:

- Independently search for, identify and develop leads through trusted sources and cold calling to secure sales and load volume to meet/exceed goals
- Negotiate with established and developing customers to secure profitable rates and ensure client satisfaction
- Develop and maintain a strong understanding of the industry, including rates, carriers, load capacities, equipment types, etc.
- Collaborate with team members to secure the terms of sale, including negotiating rates, identifying carriers, utilizing specialized equipment, etc.
- Follow established procedures and protocols regarding all loads to ensure the integrity of the shipment and the client's brand
- Update internal tracking and reporting systems throughout the day to maintain accuracy in sales and volume metrics

- Base salary + competitive commission rates
- Generous benefits package (health, disability, life insurance, and more)
- Flexible work schedules
- Prestigious USA-based logistics company, with presence across Canada as well
- Numerous opportunities to grow within company

At a minimum, you’ll need:
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work or military experience
- Familiarity with sales & business development
- Clean criminal record
It’d be great if you also have:
- 2 years of professional sales experience
- 2 years of experience in transportation or Third-Party Logistics (3PL)

If you're interested, please apply online using the provided link. A cover letter along with your resume would be appreciated. If you have any inquiries beyond what has been mentioned in this ad, feel free to email me at or text me at 289-442-0763.

Thank you, and good luck! :)


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