Sales Management

Sales Management

Sales Manager at CONTAINEX

If you're as unbeatable as our space solutions

Major construction sites, international top events such as Formula 1 races or the Olympic Games, municipal projects, aid and disaster relief operations...CONTAINEX Sales Managers are on hand wherever space is needed quickly and easily.

As a future expert for our mobile, highly flexible modular systems, you will advise international construction companies, manufacturing and trade companies, as well as municipal institutions. And you will be doing this all over Europe. For this reason, you will spend approx. 50 percent of your time in your target markets, in order to quickly and easily implement space solutions according to the requests of your customers. But before you say "yes" to this exciting position with us, here's some important information about how to get here:

Even when you join CONTAINEX, you should bring some important, success-related skills: high self-motivation and perseverance, for example. But also social skills, the ability to network well and a good "nose for the hunt". Plus a strong talent for communication, because you are always in close contact with customers, our Customer Service Managers and Technicians. Which is why we also expect team skills and a basic technical understanding from you. Everything else you will learn in our 6-months trainee programme which makes you fit for the following tasks:

  • Take responsibility for your own sales area
  • Oversee regular customers and key accounts
  • Discover potential new customers and get them interested in our products
  • Calculate and negotiate prices and conditions
  • Introduce customers to the almost limitless possibilities of our container solutions and thus provide information and spread the word on this fascinating alternative

In fact, time and time again you will experience that our intelligent space solutions with containers are almost unbeatable due to their diversity and adaptability. This is why they are bestsellers with huge sales potential. No surprise then that, with its top quality products, CONTAINEX has been at the forefront of the market for many years and continues to grow.

First-class prospects for people who are passionate about sales to grow with CONTAINEX.
Sales Management

Sales Manager at LKW WALTER

At home across Europe

Are you looking for a job with an adventure factor? A role with responsibility that extends far beyond the boundaries of your desk. It extends into your own international sales area, where you personally advise and look after existing and potential customers during business trips and gain customers for our transport services. In this case, we should soon talk about you joining LKW WALTER as a Sales Manager. But before that happens, here's some important information:

Sales Managers at LKW WALTER don't just travel frequently to the countries in their sales region. They also communicate in the respective native language when they are there. At the same time, they are aware of cultural mannerisms and country-specific peculiarities and they combine this knowledge with their well-founded, logistical competence, which they have previously acquired in Transport Management. Patience, perseverance, sales and communication skills are key assets of their personality which regularly come in handy for them. Like when doing the following tasks:

  • Gain new customers
  • Increase order volumes from existing customers
  • Oversee regular customers and key accounts
  • Calculate and negotiate prices and terms
  • Process offers and international tenders
  • Analyse the traffic flows in your regions
  • Strategically develop our market position in the respective region

Ideal preparation in Transport Management

Last but not least, as a Sales Manager, you are both a self-reliant lone fighter and a reliable team player who works closely with our Transport Management team. Which is why you are actively involved there, as part of our trainee program and for some time afterwards. Which means nothing more than experiencing the processes, mechanisms and industry language directly at the "Point of Business", thus laying the foundation for your future sales success.

Equipped with this special know-how, you have all the tools you need to convince both large multinational companies and smaller SMEs of the quality of our services - and to pave your own path to success as a Sales Manager at LKW WALTER.

Frequently asked questions and answers

Very good ones! In the WALTER GROUP you have every opportunity to start your career. If you come from an educational institute with an economic, linguistic or even technical focus, you can immediately and directly join our business. You can join without industry knowledge in the context of an intensive trainee programme which we call "Train the Winner".

Accompanied by your own coach, you will improve your professional and social skills and continuously grow into your future roles. Because the WALTER GROUP is constantly and sustainably growing, new career opportunities always arise.
Generally professional experience or industry knowledge are not necessary for entry into our operational business. Because we educate new employees as part of our "Train the Winner" trainee programme and we cover both theory and practice. However, there are some areas in which we greatly appreciate relevant experience and previous knowledge. For example, in our IT, Legal or Sales departments, where we can offer (young) professionals attractive career opportunities. Our recommendation: Just take a look at our employment opportunities.
The classic apprenticeships such as freight forwarding manager or office clerk are not offered in our company.

In our employment opportunities each advert has a link that takes you to the online application form. Please fill it out and send it together with your application documents. Immediately afterwards, you will receive an e-mail. It confirms that we have received your application. Then it takes a maximum of 14 days for you to recieve a message from us about the result of your application. If it is positive, the next steps are:

  1. First "getting to know you" interview by phone or Skype.
  2. Face to face interview with one of our recruiters.
  3. Possible second appointment with the head of a specialist department for certain specific positions.

We will inform you of the final result of your application by e-mail or phone. If you want information about your application status in the meantime, our HR manager will be happy to help you.