Break Bulk - Business Development Manager

Location
Johannesburg
Salary
50- 55,000 EUR + BONUS
Posted
30 Mar 2012
Closes
30 Apr 2012
Ref
SH6527403
Job Category
Sales & Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent

My client is a ship owner with a well established presence in the Global Break bulk market. They own a fleet of MPP vessels ranging from 25,000 to 55,000 DWT, and work with diverse cargoes.

Due to head offices intention to stregthen their position within the European Market they require a business development manager to join their office in Johannesburg

The chosen candidate will take on a highly dynamic role in strengthening the marketing arm of the organisation. As such he/she will be expected to get out into the market on a regular basis and meet prospective customers and tender for new business.

This is a role which will bring a high level of autonomy and strategic freedom, however it requires an individual who is highly skilled in business development and is well versed in shipping as a whole, in particular, Breakbulk.

Fluency in English is essential.

This is an exciting opportunity for a high energy, sales/business development professional and an attractive salary package is being offered for the right candidate.