Changing the way people think about waste.
Are you the right candidate for this opportunity Make sure to read the full description below.
At Biffa, we love working with waste.
Whether were turning it into sustainable power, finding new ways to recycle it or simply keeping it off the streets, we believe every day is an opportunity to improve the lives of millions.
Its a view thats shared by our 10,000 people around the country, who trust us to provide them with a career thats always rewarding, often challenging, but never dull.
And its why were the UKs No.
1 choice for business waste management Help us make a difference as a Field Sales Executive (known as Business Development Manager SME internally) covering St Albans and the local neighbouring towns and villages.
A quick look at the role.
We are looking for a Business Development Manager to manage, develop and maintain a pipeline of new business opportunities in order to deliver profitable revenue growth for the SME division.
The role involves managing and influencing a range of day to day and strategic issues within the new business team.
You will have the scope to drive the return on sales through planned, objective management of their sales activities and process.
You will also be instrumental in ensuring that Biffa stays ahead of the game with respect to service offering, business model and operating methods.
Why its an opportunity not to be wasted.
Pro-actively and reactively selling profitable new business within a territory to meet set targets.
Achieving and exceeding quarterly / annual new business targets Managing a sales territory and or prospect lists for business opportunities Reporting calls, leads, quotes and contract activity on to the Company Operating System Producing and presenting weekly, monthly, quarterly personal performance Liaising regularly with Depot Manager / Regional General Manager / Regional Commercial Manager to determine roll out sales offensives within region Be the primary interface between Biffa and our target customers.
Responsible for sales prospecting and pricing negotiations.
Requirements Heres what we require: Proven track record in sales selling contracted services Consistent over achiever of targets History of over achievement in new business sales.
Articulate, confident and assertive.
You will have excellent inter-personal and presentation skills, demonstrating a strong ‘can do’ attitude towards business development.
You will be tenacious, resilient, determined to succeed and prepared to ‘go that extra mile’ to win our customer’s commitment towards a lasting and profitable partnership.
Ability to travel.
Excellent analytical skills Strong Commercial background and awareness Analytical and able to quickly assess issues and recommend and/or implement solutions Robust and resilient, able to absorb pressure and respond positively Experience of building and maintaining customer relationships Solid pragmatic approach to delivering to tight deadlines and targets Ability to plan, organise and prioritise Minimum GCSE (or equivalent) in English and Maths, however A-Levels or a Degree certainly wont do any harm.
Benefits And heres why youll love it at Biffa.
£32k basic £10,800 OTE Car or Car allowance Ongoing career development, training and coaching because if you dont grow, we dont grow.
Generous pension scheme.
Medical and dental scheme.
Retail and leisure discounts.
Holiday and travel discounts.
Bike to work scheme.
Dedicated to diversity.
At Biffa we believe different ideas, perspective and backgrounds are key to developing a creative working environment that delivers real results.
Its why youll find us championing diversity and equality at every turn.
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