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Title:  Sales Executive

Location: 

GB

About Descartes: 

Descartes (TSX:DSG) (Nasdaq:DSGX) is the global leader in providing on-demand, software-as-a-service solutions focused on improving the productivity, performance and security of logistics-intensive businesses. Descartes has over 147,000 parties using its cloud based services. Customers use our modular, software-as-a-service solutions to route, schedule, track and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate and execute shipments; rate, audit and pay transportation invoices; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and complete numerous other logistics processes by participating in the world's largest, collaborative multimodal logistics community. Our headquarters are in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada and we have offices and partners around the world. Learn more at www.descartes.com.

Sales Representative – UK & Ireland Routing, Mobile and Transportation Management 

  

Recognised as a SaaS supply chain leader with a winning culture, we have doubled the size of the business and are planning to do it again. The rapid rise of eCommerce and supply chain disruption driven by both COVID-19 and Brexit have created unprecedented demand for supply chain technology. This presents a phenomenal opportunity to help our customers and we need you to be part of it! 

  

You have a proven track-record of winning complex deals by using a consultative sales approach. People describe you as motivated, decisive, persistent, and you are a champion of business development that thrives on the hunt. You build value to displace competition with something other than price. You are a strong problem solver and excel at listening and asking the right questions. You successfully help your prospects develop a solution vision using your products as a centerpiece. You are proud of your activities and understand the importance of tracking your data.  

  

A team player, you are goal-orientated, a self-starter, work effectively with little oversight, and enjoy a fast-paced environment. ​ You understand the value of business planning, are passionate about continuous improvement, and can learn quickly - thinking on your feet. You ideally have Routing/TM and/or Logistics Services experience. You have a desire to make a six-digit income​ and possess the desire to earn significantly more year over year. 

 

The following qualifications are preferred: 

  • 5+ years’ direct sales experience  

  • Track-record of consistently exceeding/meeting personal quota target in the software space 

  • Execution of a highly proficient, repeatable sales process 

  • BA/BSc/BE degree or equivalent 

  • Creativity and ingenuity in developing successful sales strategies; have a working knowledge of the Logistics and Transportation industry along with a pulse on what is forthcoming.  

 


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