Lineas is the largest private rail freight operator in Europe offering premium rail products and total door-to-door logistics solutions. Our mission is to offer such superior rail products and services that customers shift the transport of their goods from road to rail. This allows them to improve their supply chain while decreasing their impact on mobility, climate and air pollution.

Business Developer France (Lille)

Who are we?

We are Lineas, the largest private rail freight operator in Europe. We convince companies to shift their freight from road to rail, because it is much better for the climate and mobility. We make this modal shift a reality with the best rail products and innovative services.

We, the FREIGHT FORCE, dedicate ourselves day after day to our customers' freight transport to really make a difference!


Who are we looking for?

The Sales Representative is responsible for implementing the Business Plan in France.

The objective of this role is to ensure business development by prospecting new customers in order to reach sales targets, and to design solutions adapted to their needs for conventional rail, modal transfer and multimodal platforms.


What are your duties?

Sales strategy

- Prospect for new customers and ensure that sales targets are met

- Develop a new customer base in order to design solutions adapted to their needs, based in whole or in part on conventional rail

- Promote modal shift

- Create a multimodal approach to acquire new markets

- Create new (or future) products based on market needs

- Develop new E2E rail products including rail ports & trucking

- Align with sales colleagues to convince current customers of Lineas for new Lineas products


Customer Relationship

- Participate and ensure the follow-up of commercial actions to be undertaken

- Negotiate commercial agreements (renewals as well as new commercial opportunities)

- Participate in commercial events (trade shows, meetings, ...)


Project and process management

- Contribute to the deployment of the commercial strategy

- Bring in new business and pass it on to pricing and engineering teams

- Carry out, analyze and interpret statistics and sales indicators


What is your profile?

- Higher education in sales with experience in the transportation and/or railway sector

- Minimum 5 years experience in a similar position, with relevant field experience

- In-depth commercial knowledge of the French transport and logistics sector

- Perfect command of French and English (German is a plus) - International context

- Strong results-oriented leader with the ability to make proposals

- You have good interpersonal skills and the ability to listen and analyze

- You have a strong sense of customer service and are imaginative in optimizing effective individualized solutions

- You have strong negotiation skills

- You are very independent and have sufficient availability to take on the numerous trips that are planned


Lineas is synonymous with diversity. We believe that skills and talent are not linked to gender, origin, age, social origin, sexual orientation, philosophical or religious beliefs, ...


What do we have to offer?

With us, you will have the opportunity to develop your career in a fast growing international company.

- You will be part of a team of passionate colleagues who will make Modal Shift a reality

- We offer you an attractive salary with attractive fringe benefits

- We provide you with in-depth internal support and all the coaching you need to get started

- You can work independently.

- You will be part of a young and dynamic company, which is moving fast and undergoing many changes, thus opening up continuous perspectives for your career

Your application will be evaluated by the HR department of Lineas itself. For any additional feedback regarding your application, we kindly refer you to the Lineas HR department.


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