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Sales Director/BDM

Employer type: 
Direct
Hours: 
Full time
Job category: 
Travel Sales
Location: 
Greater London
Region: 
England, London
Salary range: 
£30k to £40k

Sales Director

 

Salary: £35,000 + uncapped earnings

Location: London
Due to phenomenal success, we are seeking a Sales Director for our London offices - based in New Malden/Chancery Lane. This is an ideal role for an experienced Business Development Manager with excellent sales prowess.
About the company
We are a global business travel management provider spanning more than 75 countries worldwide

We have been named the World's Leading Travel Management Company for 5 years running
We have featured in the Sunday Times '100 Best Companies to Work For' for 12 years
We have been listed in 'Great Place to Work®' UK Best Workplace for 6 years.

About The Opportunity
The overall objective of this role is to source, identify and develop corporate travel business opportunities for FCM Travel Solutions UK that deliver individual and team targeted revenue and margin growth in line with FCM strategies and annual budget. The successful candidate will implement strategies to develop corporate relationships with key decision makers to create new sales opportunities via networking, client profiling, social selling and cold calling.

To achieve in this role, you'll also need the ability to present products and services in a compelling way, both financially and operationally, to maximise client travel spend.
Specific responsibilities include:

Leading bids on a portfolio of targeted prospects, supported by UK head of sales, UK bid team and central support services

Follow internal Large Market Sales process to ensure best practice
Identify and propose the best possible pricing and commercial strategy for all RFPs for sign off

Develop strategies to present a competitive offering

Develop the UK sales/value proposition for FCM Travel Solutions, working within FCM to ensure market driven product development

Direct effective management of account wins from Sales to Business Implementation & Support team
Represent FCM in the UK industry, developing a high personal and company profile in the corporate buyers’ market

FCM is seeking an experienced Business Development Manager with the following abilities and knowledge:

Indepth knowledge and understanding of the corporate travel sector
Understanding of TMC offering including operations and account management
Logical planned approach to the full sales life cycle
Strong commitment to selling and promotion of the company and brand
Organised approach to delivering and selling
Excellence in both internal and external forms of communication
Corporate sales growth and achievement
Ability to present at board-level
FCM Travel Solutions offers an exceptional company culture that places the utmost emphasis on personal development, ownership and recognition.

This role offers a competitive £35,000 base salary plus uncapped earning potential and an array of award-winning benefits, including:

Uncapped earning potential and business ownership scheme
Discounted travel and fantastic incentives from the world's top travel providers
Industry renowned social events and excellent company culture
Exceptional career progression with worldwide opportunities
Comprehensive induction, sales, product and leadership training
Fast-track leadership programme to develop our future leaders
Free and confidential financial advice from our in-house financial advisors
Free health consultations, discounted fitness sessions and gym memberships
Bronze-level health cash plan and employer-matched pension
Opportunity to take a three month sabbatical after five years
Discounted physiotherapy, massage, reflexology, tax-free bikes and more…

To join one of the UK's highest sought after corporate travel companies, apply now.