Ryder System Director Business Development - Dedicated Transportation in Little Rock, Arkansas
The Director Business Development (DBD) is responsible for leading the pursuit of new business and expansion/renewal business as applicable. A successful DBD will coordinate the complete sales cycle process including lead generation, prospect qualification, and leading the cross-functional pursuit team by providing clear direction on deal strategy: pricing, service, value proposition and presentation message and medium. The focus for this position is on new sales contracts, team selling, and solution selling. The individual will be issued a sales quota, for which they will be held responsible.
Lead deal pursuit Create deal and pricing strategy.o Proposal plan of attacko Prospect new brands and develop industry network to build pipelineo Explore cross sell opportunities where applicableo Negotiate contracts and close deals
Continued commercial support on accounts closed DBD.o Explore cross-selling opportunities for existing clients
Further education on vertical for consultative selling
Focus in one vertical/business unit – can work other deals at sales leader’s discretion.Understand how Ryder’s solutions can be customized to meet customer’s needs.Transition new accounts to combo after 24 months unless otherwise decided by Sales & Operations management. Transition new business to Director of Key Accounts to further develop after 24 months unless otherwise decided by Sales & Operations management.
Propose $120 million over 5 year period.
Sign 1 cross sell opportunity SCS /DTS.
Adhere to Ryder’s Policies and Procedures including Travel and Expense Policy
Performs other duties as assigned.
Skills and Abilities
Ability to listen, write, and speak effectively Inform, explain, and give instructions.
Develops and delivers effective presentations.
Effective interpersonal skills
Effective negotiation skills
Demonstrates customer service skills.
Demonstrates problem solving skills.
Ability to manage multiple assignments and tasks, set priorities, and adapt to changing conditions and work assignments.
Ability to effectively think, speak and act without preparation.
Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)
Ability to influence internal and/or external constituents.
Ability to maintain confidential information.
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
Ability to work within tight timeframes and meet strict deadlines.
Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills.
Flexibility to operate and self-driven to excel in a fast-paced environment.
Understanding of services, costs, pricing and value expert required
Bachelor's degree required business administration, finance, or related field.
Master's degree preferred business administration (MBA)
Five (5) years or more sales experience: 3 years at quota and 2 years at 75% of quota required.
Five (5) years or more in selling supply chain solutions and/or achieve quota attainment more than 3 times within a 60-month period required.
Understanding of services, costs, pricing and value. expert required.
DOT Regulated- No
Applicants from California, Colorado, Hawaii, New Jersey, New York City, and Washington - Salary is determined based on internal equity; internal salary ranges; market data/ranges; applicant’s skills; prior relevant experience; certain degrees or certifications, etc. The salary for this position ranges from $150,000 to $199,000. Salaries may be supplemented with a bonus as applicable and/or as business conditions allow.
Job Category: Outside Sales
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