Market Sales Manager
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Function: Sales & Business Development
Specialty: Business Development, Sales
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
5+ years of relevant work experience
The Market Sales Manager will research and drive sales for all software products and services under the GolfNow Technology umbrella. Will have ownership of the full sales cycle from prospecting, lead generation, cold calling, relationship building and account penetration as well as account management for an existing book of business.
The Market Sales Manager will be expected to be the expert on the local golf economy, which includes detailed knowledge of the golf courses, golf marketing outlets, market leaders, decision makers, macroeconomic issues and key competitors. The Manager will use this detailed knowledge, under the assistance of his/her Regional team to maximize the key performance metrics of the market. These metrics include: # of Golf Course Clients & Overall Penetration, Course Tool Set Utilization, Tee Time Utilization rates, and Local Customer (golfers) levels.
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: 48266BR)
Must be willing to work in Wisconsin.
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
Must have a valid driver’s license (if applicable)
Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week (if
College degree preferred; computer/internet expertise required
< Sales development and/or strategy experience a plus
Online distribution experience a plus
Background in golf industry a plus
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GolfNow, a division of Golf Channel is the internet’s largest online tee time reservation service, trusted by more than 1.5 million golfers. Using leading-edge technology, GolfNow provides more ways for golfers to stay connected to their favorite golf courses and tee times through the web, e-mail and mobile applications. As a partner to golf courses, GolfNow provides turnkey solutions to their operations (www.golfnowsolutions.com) with the main areas of focus on:
Online marketing and distribution of tee times
Web hosting, development and customer management solutions
Revenue optimization, database expansion and other course products
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