Business Development Manager- Energy & Power

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as Business Development Manager for the WP group. You will be part of our Sales team, based from home travelling once a week to our office  in central Southampton. Usingyour specialist knowledge in the Energy and Power sectors you will own and develop the sales and marketing plan. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis working Monday – Friday 8.00-5.00pm in return for a highly competitive salary.

WP Group (Part of Moove Europe) is a leading fuels distribution company. Our head office is based in central Southampton. We specialise in the supply of high-quality fuels.

Being owned by one of Brazil’s largest companies we benefit from being part of a corporate organisation with the agility of a medium sized business. We are fast-paced, people focused, driven by innovation and our customer relationships.

In return for joining us as our Business Development Manager:

  • Competitive salary
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme (company match up to 7%)
  • Company bonus (circa 20%)

As our Business Development Manager:

You will be responsible for the commercial management and you will own the sales and marketing plan for the Energy and Power sector of our business. It will be your responsibility to deliver business growth and manage these key account customers.

  • Commercial contract delivery, management and optimisation
  • Negotiation of large & complex commercial contracts
  • Industry and key customer relationship development
  • Capitalising on existing growth opportunities
  • Identifying and securing new business opportunities across the UK’s Airport business sector

Skills required of our Business Development Manager:

  • Strong commercial acumen and awareness
  • Extensive commercial negotiation experience & skill
  • Experience dealing with senior level contacts across Energy and Power Sectors
  • Experience in Business Development and Account Management Energy and Power sectors.
  • A motivated and driven personality, a pro-active self-starter
  • A solutions finder with entrepreneurial flair who is willing to take the initiative
  • Excellent relationship builder
  • Confident communicator and presenter at all levels who interacts well with colleagues and customers
  • Highly effective time management, administrative and organisational skills to work autonomously are essential
  • A flexible approach to work and business travel
  • University degree highly desirable
  • Fuels experience advantageous, but full training will be provided

Interested in joining us as our Business Development Manager and being part of a global organisation who truly value their employees, encourage development and progression? If yes, apply today, we’d love to hear from you!

Please note we endeavour to reply to everyone but it is not always possible. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please assume in this instance we have not been able to progress.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to marketing@thewp-group.co.uk

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