Did you know … dogs have about 1,700 taste buds on their tongues, while humans have more than 9,000?
However, they have over 200 million scent receptors in their noses, where as humans have only 5 million!
What does this have to do with Match and Fable’s latest role?
Not much, really.
That said … if you’re a sales professional who absolutely loves animals and would like to combine the two … you need to check this out!
POSITION: ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE (INSIDE / OUTSIDE)
REPORTS TO: SALES MANAGER
TERRITORY: US & CANADA (90% / 10%)
INDUSTRY: INSURANCE + ANIMALS / PETS
OFFICE: OAKVILLE (WITH HOME OFFICE FLEXIBILITY)
Our client is a leading provider of medical insurance for dogs and cats to pet owners – across North America and the UK. They also offer management software to animal welfare organizations via a cloud-based application as well as a unique range of products and services for veterinarians, animal shelters and pet owners.
Reporting to the Sales Manager, this hybrid role offers flexibility with a home based / split arrangement.
As a member of the Sales team, you will sell both products and software solutions (SaaS) to animal clinics, hospitals and shelters primarily over the telephone … and once every quarter … in person.
We’re looking for a candidate who is great at selling both on the phone and in-person and has a passion (and compassion) for the health and welfare of pets!
Strategically prospect for new business via sales leads, ad inquiries, trade shows, business directories etc …
Outbound calls to potential and existing clients to qualify leads and sell products and services
Enter orders into SalesForce
Coordinate customer training (and conduct customer training, when applicable)
Build and maintain client relationships by creating best-in-class experience
Work with Outside Sales Executives to keep account activities and collateral up to date
Investigate and resolve customer problems with deliveries,
Travel 1 week per quarter (to meet clients) + 1 week per year (to attend trade shows)
MUST HAVE: 1 to 3 years of similar sales experience, with account management skills
Ability to manage difficult / emotional client situations
Responds to client needs and meets commitments
Driven to exceed sales targets, strong prospecting, relationship building and closing skills
Understands business implications of decisions; demonstrates knowledge of market and competition
BIG PLUS: Experience in animal/pet related industry
BASE SALARY: $45,000 – $50,000
ON-TARGET VARIABLE: $20,000 (uncapped)
ON-TARGET EARNINGS: $65,000 – $70,000
OTHER: home office split + benefits + personal pet insurance + paid expenses + quarterly incentive prizes
INTERESTED? Then there are 4 things we need from you;
1. Please send your resume to Sabrina Galli at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. Ensure subject line of your email reads THE ‘MAN’S BEST FRIEND’ ROLE – MTCHFBL6D81
3. In a short email … please tell Sabrina how your experience fits what we’ve outlined above.
4. Please include a link to your social media presence (LinkedIn etc …)