Inside Sales Executive
Conferences i/o

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Headquarters: Chicago, IL

The Opportunity
As a self funded startup we’ve built Conferences i/o into a multi-million dollar company in just a few years. We have hundreds of customers who love our product and we’re doing a great job of retaining them.
We’re looking for an Inside Sales Executive to play a critical role in continuing our growth by managing our inbound sales channels.

The SE will be responsible for the entire inbound sales process: responding to new leads, qualifying the opportunity, conducting product demos, creating proposals and closing the sale.

• Pitch, demo, and win new Conferences i/o business to decision makers that reach out through our inbound sales channels.

• Manage a pipeline of inbound sales leads and the entire sales cycle from immediate follow-up via phone and email, discovery, product demo, proposal, to close.

• Act as a product expert translating our solution to address the needs and challenges of each new lead through live product demonstrations
• Maintain (hopefully exceed) our existing high rate of inbound sales conversions

• Produce meeting notes in CRM Platform outlining the prospect interactions, outcomes and actions

• Utilize pipeline staging in CRP Platform to manage opportunity progress

• Represent our company at industry tradeshows
Perks & Compensation

We offer a challenging job in a dynamic, high growth environment. At Conferences i/o you have the opportunity to make an immediate impact and rapidly advance your career as we continue to grow our team. We are proud of culture. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401k match, uncapped time off policy, and a number of other unique perks (wellness allowance, education stipend, etc).

The SE compensation will be base salary + commission on each closed sale. The salary will be commensurate with experience with an on target earning potential of $90k - $100k+. 
What We’re Looking For

We receive hundreds of applications for positions so these are some things that will help you stand out…

• 2+ years of Sales experience in an inbound sales or business development role for a SaaS company

• Experience selling to decision makers at Associations and in the Conference & Meetings industry is preferred. In particular to Conference, Meeting, Education, Learning, Professional Development or Continuing Education roles

• Have in-depth knowledge of high-level selling techniques including immediate and persistent outreach to inbound leads, qualifying, presenting, product demonstrations, and closing

• Experience selling Audience Response Systems (ARS) or other related event technology

• Team-oriented, customer-focused, ambitious, organized, and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment

• Have excellent oral and written communication skills
• Prior experience and comfort working remotelyReady to Apply?Email, with your resume and a short elevator pitch as to why you are interested in working at Conferences i/o.

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Posted about 1 year ago