Corporate Sales Manager - Field Based

Recruiter
Volkswagen Financial Services (VWFS)
Location
Bristol
Salary
39000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Sectors
Sales, Sales Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Corporate Sales Manager

DEPARTMENT: VWFS | Fleet (Sales)

LOCATION: Field based

SALARY : GBP39,000 - GBP45,000 + Excellent Benefits, inc Company Car

Job Purpose

Volkswagen Financial Services (UK) Limited [VWFS] is the finance and leasing arm of the Volkswagen Group. Funding products, for retail and business user customers, are developed and delivered to the Volkswagen Group retailer networks to assist them in maximising their vehicle sales and income opportunities. VWFS has grown year-on-year by continually developing its products and approach to managing customers.

VWFS Fleet is looking to appoint a Corporate Sales Manager to cover the South West area. As the "all makes" leasing division of VWFS, provides leasing solutions to the corporate fleet market and is tasked with increasing the customer base for ongoing development via direct new customer acquisition supported internally by a specialised administration function.

This role will be developing the sector of the market where choice of vehicle is a pre-requisite. VWFS Fleet has the objective of enhancing the group activities by working both with the brands and providing future opportunity for brand conversion.

Responsibilities

  • Proactively generate new leads and hunt for new business opportunities.
  • To build and maintain a close working relationship with the Volkswagen Group Brands.
  • Identify potential fleet opportunities and develop sales proposals with the aim to exceed volume and profit targets.
  • Develop a pro-active rapport with large dealer groups to create new business sales opportunities in the fleet sector.
  • In conjunction with the Brand Fleet Sales team, identify potential funding opportunities, develop and present sales proposals direct to customers.

  • Build and develop professional working relationships with established customers.

Skills and Experience

  • Extensive knowledge and sales experience within the contract hire market

  • Proven sales record in B to B contract hire New Business Sales

  • Highly organised, used to working to tight deadlines and able to work under own initiative

  • Proven ability to effectively plan the workload/ area in sales to maximise delivery of business objectives

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • High levels of drive and motivation

  • PC literate specifically in MS Office platform packages
  • Educated to GCSE 'A' level or equivalent

Please note that the role holder is required to live within sales territory.

About Volkswagen Financial Services:

We provide finance and insurance services to customers across the entire Volkswagen Group in the United Kingdom. The Group includes some of the world's most iconic automotive brands, like: Audi, SEAT, Skoda, Volkswagen, Bentley, Lamborghini, Porsche, Bugatti, Ducati, Scania, MAN

Benefits:

Company car and fuel card, discounted Loan Car Scheme for family; Pension; 27 Days Holiday; Onsite Occupational Health, Private Health Insurance; Profit Related Bonus; Childcare Vouchers, and more???!