Team Travel Department | Northville, MI | Full Time
Attention all Sports Marketing Professionals, Sales Managers, Sales Directors, Event and Sports Market Managers, Brand Ambassadors, and Account Executives!! We need YOU for an invigorating new opportunity with TRAVELING TEAMS®!!
Over 17 years ago in Northville, MI, TRAVELING TEAMS® was founded on the simple concept of service. We decided from the beginning that we would only serve youth sports; and now TRAVELING TEAMS® is the leading youth sports housing provider with every major brand in over 360 markets throughout North America. Over the years, we have forged lasting relationships with national level hotels, CVBs and sports commissions. Through these relationships we have proven successful in managing the volume and prestige of any event. As TRAVELING TEAMS® evolves, we will continue to invest in state of the art technology and always keep remarkable service at the forefront of our vision and model.
What is this job?
Get ready to tell your friends and family how you work with some of the largest youth sporting events in the country, make an impact on other people’s lives, AND get to work for a thriving technology organization!
The Sales Manager is tasked with assuring successful events through strategic leadership of the sales department within TRAVELING TEAMS®. This position requires a high level of ownership, sports market expertise, trend analysis, business acumen, and interpersonal skills. Exceptional communication skills with clients and internal teammates are a MUST. This is a unique role; no day is the same and no day is boring. You make an ENORMOUS difference to our clients, the teams, and our company. YOU make a difference here!
The Sales Manager is responsible for:
- Identifying valuable markets to cultivate new business
- Maintaining sales volume and selling price by overseeing market research of demand, changing trends, competitors, and economic indicators
- Source new sales opportunities through research, networking, outbound cold calls, and emails
- With short notice, required travel for professional representation of TRAVELING TEAMS®
We value education, but like experience even more! Bachelor’s degree required.
Salaried and commission