Ryder System Group Director National Sales in LOS ANGELES, California

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

The Group Director, National Sales position will provide leadership and sales management for the new business development and account management activities within National Sales. The incumbent will be accountable for the development, management and execution of a multi-level sales plan designed to attain revenue growth and business retention goals.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Marketing or Transportation or related field is required

  • Minimum of 7 (seven) years demonstrated successful sales management experience including knowledge of competitive analysis, strategizing and execution, and negotiation tools and techniques

  • Minimum 5 (five) years of national sales experience preferred


  • Advanced knowledge of financial elements such as balance sheets, cost of capital, depreciation, tax reporting, etc.

  • Expert knowledge of transportation and food industry, to include general principles and logistics of freight movement

  • Graduate degree or equivalent experience preferred

  • Propriety Ryder software and tools (SOM, SAM, Notes, Options, LVO, LVL VP97, D and B, RIDE, etc.) preferred

  • Ryder sales process

  • Ryder products and service

  • Must demonstrate the following competencies: Motivating/Directing Others Drive for results Customer Focus Business Acumen Managing vision and purpose


Primary functions include:

  • Direct, manage and develop 15 multi-level sales professionals in, developing, growing and retaining business to achieve stated sales and retention goals

  • Plan, organize, direct and provide leadership to achieve the short and long term business growth and retention objectives

  • Ensure the development and implementation of strategic and tactical marketing initiative for assigned accounts

  • Develop and lead the execution of processes and sales activities designed to retain and grow current customers

  • Interface with Ryder's customers and prospects to ensure the maximum development of opportunities associated with the full breadth of Ryder's products and services

  • Ensure knowledge of competitor's strengths and weaknesses and manage execution of competitive strategy

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-40091


Posted Date 4/20/2017

Category Sales & Marketing

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 50-60%

Position Code 9853