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Corporate Sales Manager, Ref:1177

  • Job added:   19 March 2012
  • Salary :   OTE £40,000 - £45,000 + Car + Benefits
  • Location :   London and the South East
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Julia Pennington

Our client is an automotive manufacturer currently experiencing sustained growth in the UK. They are now seeking a field based Corporate Sales Manager to develop fleet sales to end user businesses. You will be tasked with indentifying all fleet opportunities and growing market share. This is a great opportunity for a talented, ambitious individual to progress their career with this highly successful company. The role will cover Greater London, Kent, Sussex & Surrey. We are seeking a tenacious, driven fleet sales professional with a proven track record in automotive fleet sales and a strong desire to progress your career to the next level.

Job Function
Develop fleet sales to end user fleets within the defined geographical area to grow market share and return volume and profit growth for the manufacturer.

Main Tasks
Generate and develop relationships with large fleet accounts
Prospect new business opportunities with the aim of converting into fleet customers
Develop a wide understanding of client motivations through horizontal account networking
Drive customer tender construction through effective account management
Develop successful customer offers and tender submissions
Pro-active demo fleet management
Represent the company as the customer interface for all fleet aspects of the relationship
Maintain correct and appropriate level of proactive contact with each key customer and key prospect, for review on a monthly basis
Set up new and maintain existing customer agreements on CRM database
Maintain CRM database with accurate and up to date account information

The successful candidate will:
A proven track record in outbound fleet sales- working for either a manufacturer, leasing company or dealership
A track record achieving and exceeding sales targets
Automotive industry experience
Excellent selling skills – both face to face and distance
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Be a self starter and highly organised
Good IT skills
Demonstrate a progressive career history and have drive an ambition to move to the next level
Full UK Driving Licence
Be living within the London and South East region.


To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Catherine Corrall at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment

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