Commercial Director

Commercial Director

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    West Midlands, England

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    Andrew Carr

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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My client, an industry leader within their field, are looking to recruit a Commercial Director.

A hugely exciting opportunity for a commercial sales leader to join a business at an exciting time of expansion. The role will lead a team and requires a strong commercial mindset as well as excellent sales leadership, planning and process management.

The Commercial Director role will encompass the following:

  • Develop and execute a sales plan to meet and exceed volume and revenue budget.
  • Establish clear account plans for all key customers
  • Produce regular customer KPIs and ensure these are well communicated internally and externally, with clear actions to improve performance.
  • Lead the development and execution of a plan to improve and optimise customer profitability.
  • Lead the development and execution of a new business sales pipeline, optimising new business opportunities to operational capacity capability.
  • Maximise pricing and contract commerciality.
  • Provide strong leadership
  • Ensure strong and collaborative relationships with the operational team to achieve excellent customer service.

The ideal candidate for this Commercial Director role will possess the following skills/expertise:

  • An strong background within logistics, support chain or transportation
  • Sales leadership experience with a demonstrable track record of delivering sustainable growth
  • Process and planning management experience
  • Experience of working with closely with commercial and operational teams and achieving effective collaboration

Location: Midlands would be advantageous, but with sites across the UK, applications from further afield are encouraged.

Hybrid working pattern with a weekly commitment to face-to-face stakeholder interaction.

Highly competitive package.

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