Business Development Manager, DOM
Houston, TX 
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description

Job Title: Business Development Manager, Domestic Product

Job Location: Houston, Texas

What makes DHL great? Our people! We know each employee's individual contributions make us the #1 Delivery and Logistics Company in the world. You will discover the excitement of being a valued partner to existing customers and leveraging relations to expand the business. You will collaborate with other key members of the DHL team to further enhance the customer experience while ensuring we have a strong strategy to grow market share across the territory.

How will you contribute to the success of DHL?

As a Business Development Manager, you will use a consultative selling strategy to understand the customers' business, including their current situation and their future direction, and to propose solutions and capabilities that exceed their needs and enhance their ability to drive improved business results.

Key Highlights

  • Competitive base salary plus monthly commission
  • Flexible work environment
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • Excellent benefits including paid time off, paid holidays, floating time off, 401(k) with company match, growth opportunities and much more!


* Liaise with the Head of Domestic Sales to Target, Win, Develop and Retain Business Customers through sales "hunting" activities, assessing the prospective account and performing all aspects of the sales process.

* Maximize sales growth from existing customers through the development of new sales, product marketing, and customer support strategies as well as achieving specific volume growth targets in the assigned area(s) of the business.

* Initiates development of the Domestic market demand by identifying opportunities and securing targeted business.

* Build rapport and trust with customers by being informed about customer's business and the market and support customer retention through collaboration with all resources including our Product teams, other sales channels, and local Station Management

* Collect relevant customer information for the RFI/RFP/RFQ and prepare documents for customer implementation to ensure proper operational handover and implementation to meet customer expectations.

* Interacts with customers in alignment with Operations, leading negotiations and making presentations to external customers and the internal DGF organization.

* Any other necessary duties assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:

* Minimum of 3-5 years sales in freight forwarding, Domestic Sales preferred.

* Experience with logistics processes, systems, and solutions

* Solid experience using a CRM system as well as MS Office Products

* Knowledge of commercial transportation (Domestic freight required)

* Bachelor's degree desired

* Excellent communication and presentation skills

* Outgoing, upbeat, and resourceful personality!

Why join DHL Global Forwarding?

We are part of Deutsche Post DHL, the world's leading logistics provider with operations in over 220 countries. Visit our career site on the web at




  • It means that when you partner with DHL Global Forwarding you're working with an ethical and socially responsible company.
  • We believe that when people love to come to work, they give more, try harder for their Customers, and are proud of the service they give.
  • And that's why external organizations have granted us different accolades for our people practices

Our Vision: The Logistics Company for the World

Our Mission: Excellence. Simply Delivered.
Our Purpose: We connect people, improving their lives.
Our Values: Respect & Results
Our Goals: Employer, Provider, and Investment of Choice, Living Responsibility

DHL Global Forwarding is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Work Authorization:

DHL Global Forwarding will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which visa sponsorship will be provided. Individuals who need sponsorship for work authorization, now or in the future, are not eligible for hire for this role.

About DHL Global Forwarding (DGF):

DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) is the world leader in air freight services and one of the leading providers of ocean freight services. Around 30,000 employees work to ensure the transport of all kinds of shipments by air or sea. DGF's logistics solutions span the entire supply chain, from the factory to the shop floor. They also include special transport-related services.

Our business model is very asset-light, as it is based on the brokerage of transport services between customers and freight carriers. We consolidate shipments to achieve higher volumes, purchase cargo space at better conditions and optimize network utilization. Our global presence means we can offer a variety of routing options and meet our customers' increasing demand for multimodal shipments. #LI-RL2

Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Vets. Click here for EEO Statements and Reasonable Accommodations.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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