Are you looking for a prestigious, long-term sales career with a reputable employer? The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce is seeking an energetic, self-motivated, credible individual to recruit new members for our dynamic business organization. The ideal candidate must be business-minded, sales-oriented, willing to follow proven success methods and enjoy talking to business leaders. Extensive training will be provided.
Ask anyone who works at The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce, and they'll tell you the culture is outstanding - our small staff works hard, but we also have fun! Our elite sales professional will be home at night, on weekends, and holidays. Other than an occasional early-evening event, our staff work 8 am - 5 pm Monday through Thursday, and leave at 3 pm on Fridays.
If you're looking for a sales position with a prestigious, solid organization that values its employees, this is the exciting opportunity for you.
Minimum high school diploma or GED, with outgoing personality, initiative, and ability to learn proven sales methods (training will be provided). The ideal candidate will have minimum four years of experience in sales or marketing OR a bachelor’s degree in a business-related field with two years of experience in sales or marketing activities, OR a combination of education and experience.
Excellent customer service skills and written and verbal communications are required.
Ability to manage time and projects efficiently, an outgoing personality, and a positive attitude are all necessary to be successful in this position.
Working familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite and customer relationship software is a plus.
Flexibility to attend occasional evening and/or weekend activities is required.
Knowledge of The Chamber and its mission are preferred.
Compensation is a generous base pay with commission. Superior benefits include partial employer paid health insurance (80%), dental insurance, long-term disability, life insurance, significant employer contribution to 401K (eligible after one year), partial cell phone reimbursement, flexible spending arrangement, unlimited vacation and sick. But the best benefit is a great working environment, excellent work schedule, and an employer who cares about YOU!
Interested individuals should call (217) 525-1173 ext. 207 and leave a voicemail with your contact information. You will receive a call to discuss the position further.