Kuehne Nagel

Sales Executive / Account Manager – Poole

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Job Overview

Calling all telesales professionals!! Are you a highly driven, motivated self-starter? Are you looking for the next step in your career that allows you to draw on your existing skills in telesales, whilst helping you to venture out on face to face visits and build account management skills? We have an amazing package – great OTE, company car and mobile phone. We are a friendly, supportive team and are looking for someone likeminded to join us – If this sounds like you, get in touch.


Due to continued growth and investment we are recruiting for an Account Manager / Sales Executive at our Poole branch who will be responsible for winning new business and selling our freight services to potential new clients and existing customers. This role will include full account management of clients from initial telesales to delivery and we will look for the Account Manager to achieve profit growth through the effective management of customers. We are looking for enthusiastic, innovative and motivated individuals with a real passion for sales that will go the extra mile to understand the need of each and every one of our customers and offer a tailored account manager service adding real value to their business and offering unrivalled accountability in the industry.


  • Consistently grow the gross profit and achieve the targets as set out in the Freight Account Manager Scheme
  • Achieve sales productivity and revenue targets as set out in the Freight Account Manager Scheme
  • Maximise all revenue opportunities from existing customers by proactively pursuing undeveloped areas
  • Generate new prospect leads and new accounts over the telephone and face-to-face
  • Process consignments and enter telesales information on to the Contact Management System
  • Monitor consignments ensuring that the highest levels of service are carried out at every stage
  • Provide customers with accurate and cost effective quotations
  • Prepare weekly/monthly figures of sales activity as instructed by the Branch Manage


  • Experience working in a proactive telesales or cold calling sales role ideally with Outbound telesales experience
  • Experience of generating own sales leads would be beneficial
  • Experience of working to targets and KPI’s
  • GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Strong administration and organisation skills
  • Ability to influence others
  • Full Driving Licence


If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you’re rewarded for your commitment and expertise. We are offering a competitive salary plus uncapped commission scheme with company car plus fuel card (From Day 1), life assurance and pension. Continuous training and a mentor to help with personal development, unrivalled Sales Scheme, career progression opportunities and bonuses and awards based on personal a team performance..


With over 82,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies.

As an employer, Kuehne + Nagel stands for equal opportunity and we are committed to diversity in our teams with regard to people with disabilities. We believe that you can make a valuable contribution to Kuehne + Nagel and look forward to receiving your application.

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