CMA CGM Belgium | 25.10.2022 | Antwerpen

Business development manager IFF & Key Clients

Details van de vacature
  • Contract: Bediende
  • Minimal ervaring: 5 tot 10 jaar
  • Segmentatie: Import / Export , Rederij , Inside Sales , Outside Sales , Import / Export


CMA CGM Group is the third largest shipping company in the world. We are present in 160 countries through more than 755 agencies and employ 110,000 people worldwide. With a young and varied fleet of 566 vessels, the CMA CGM Group operates on each of the world's seas. We have a pivotal role in world trade and therefore we put our environment, customers and employees at the centre of our concerns. CMA CGM Belgium, based in Antwerp, is looking for a Business development manager IFF’s & Key clients to strengthen the team.



  • • You develop and manage a customer portfolio in accordance with Agency Business Plan Management, sell products and services related to it, while promoting Group image and values
  • • You let the business grow, improve the customer experience and increase the loyalty factor of the specific group of IFF’s and Key Clients by building strong relationships with them and providing a great service
  • • You organise client calls and client visits
  • • You have overall result responsibility for a portfolio of IFF’s accounts and Key Clients
  • • You reach potential and existing customers directly by phone & face to face meeting to encourage them to buy company’s offers
  • • You set sales targets for each customer and coordinate this with Trade management
  • • You provide short term and long term sales forecast for portfolio
  • • You negotiate tenders & NAC deals
  • • You follow up on sale leads. Identify the commercial market opportunities and develop new business
  • • You submit quotes and mini-bids/tenders
  • • You update sales tool kit
  • • Act as a commercial escalation point to assist with aging disputes
  • • You have an open communication and strong interaction with Trade teams as wel as with sales support team
  • Performance monitoring & reporting
  • • You ensure update of commercial data in the information system
  • • You monitor and follow up on customers performance by using data analytics
  • • You create high quality sales visit & call reports and file them in CRM
  • • You identify customer’s volume potential and update this in Lisa MID
  • • You report results, developments and sales activities on a regular basis to sales management
  • • You participate in commercial events and develop a professional network within her his commercial area
  • • You will attend trade fairs and maritime conferences

Your profile

  • • You hold a bachelor's or master's degree or have similar experience.
  • • You have an active knowledge of English and French.
  • • You are administratively strong and accurate.
  • • You have a proactive attitude and can set the necessary priorities.
  • • You have a smooth communication with internal and external partners.
  • • You are customer focused and result driven
  • • You have decision quality and problem-solving skills
  • • You have strong negotiation skills and can close sales

Our offer

CMA CGM Belgium offers the opportunity to be part of one of the world leaders in shipping. We pursue maritime development and design logistics solutions. We work towards a more respectful development of our planet and of every person. In addition, we support all our employees and participate in the process of innovation and digitalisation. We are looking for creative, dynamic individuals to help us develop innovative and high-quality transport solutions for our customers. We are at the forefront of developing sustainable and ecological ways to run our ships. We have 22 LNG vessels in our fleet and no longer use the Arctic route. Recently, we stopped transporting plastic waste. You will be working in a dynamic environment where teamwork is a key word. An open and honest working atmosphere. At CMA CGM you will enjoy an attractive salary and a good number of fringe benefits, including meal vouchers, group and hospitalisation insurance. The possibility of working 2 days from home contributes to a healthy work/life balance. In addition, at CMA CGM we find it important that you can grow together with the company. Therefore you can count on internal training to support your further career within CMA CGM Group. This job offer includes a company car. We offer bicycle leasing and give a bicycle allowance.

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CMA CGM Group is de derde grootste rederij van de wereld. We zijn aanwezig in 160 landen via meer dan 755 agentschappen en hebben 110.000 werknemers wereldwijd. Met een jonge en gevarieerde vloot van 566 schepen, opereert de CMA CGM Group op elk van de wereldzeeën. We hebben een spilfunctie in de wereldhandel en daarom zetten we onze omgeving, klanten en medewerkers centraal. CMA CGM Belgium, gevestigd in Antwerpen, is op zoek naar een Tansportplanner om het team te versterken. 

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