Savino Del Bene is looking for a Sales Executive to strengthen the sales team in its Switzerland subsidiary.

Main responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Win, retain and develop customers through sales activity
  • Generate new sales leads using company provided resources as well as from your own development
  • Maintain and develop relationship with customers through constant contact
  • Achieve sales targets and business objectives
  • Keep track of sales activities (i.e. CRM documentation, sales reports)
  • Partner internally with other functions to grow the business

Skills and experience required:

  • 8+ years of experience in international freight forwarding
  • Ability to build strong relationships, both internally and externally
  • Proven track record of success in freight forwarding sales, airfreight and oceanfreight, import and export.
  • Deep knowledge of the Swiss market.
  • Highly developed organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to obtain an in-depth understanding of the diverse needs of each client
  • Proactivity, ability to take ownership, willingness to go the extra mile for customers and build long term relationships
  • Driver’s license and the ability to travel in assigned territory and abroad (less than 30% of time)
  • Fluent in German, English and French.


Why applying:

At Savino Del Bene you will join one of the world’s leading freight forwarders, focusing on excellence and customization of the services. You will be part of a global team where learning and career opportunities match with a friendly and human-centered environment.

Additional information:

The position is based in the Pratteln area (Switzerland).

Who we are:

Savino Del Bene is a global company operating in international shipments and logistics support services. Established in Florence in the early twentieth century, over the decades the company has grown and specialized to reach its actual position as the largest Italian shipping company, in the top-20 at a worldwide level. With a network of more than 280 offices and over 4,400 employees across the five continents, the company manages air, sea, and land transport services through established relationships with the best carriers. When requested, it offers tailor-made logistics solutions for the shipment and distribution of any type of merchandise.

To apply, please send your resume to Bruno Lombardi – Savino Del Bene Basel