SENIOR TRANSPORT BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Lori is seeking a hands-on Senior Transport Business Development Manager with knowledge of the Kenyan transport industry. The successful candidate will manage the business development team, while focusing on a few important acquisitions and overseeing key client relationships- this involves solving day-to-day issues as well as growing the business – all inside an exciting, dynamic and fast-growing start-up environment.

Responsibilities:

  1. Account Management: fully own and manage key transporter accounts
  2. Team Management: manage the sales and account management team (transporters)
  3. Business Development: identify and develop special relationships with key transporters and potential transporters to drive growth on the platform
  4. Coaching: working with the transport management team to further develop sales and account management skills
  5. Customer Focus- Responsible for coordinating with other departments to resolve any client service issues, and communicate resolution to clients.

Requirements

  1. Experience at a logistics company 
  2. Bachelor’s degree 
  3. At least 5-7 years’ experience in a Business development role.
  4. Fluency in English and Swahili

Preferred:

  • Experience at a tech company
  • Fluency in other local dialects

Skills

  1. Negotiation
  2. Attention to detail
  3. Excellent multi –tasking skills with a flexible approach to our business needs
  4. Creativity

 

Qualified applicants are invited to email their CV to Lori HR at: careers@lorisystems.com