Rapidly growing financial media company Benzinga, backed by Lightbank, the founders of Groupon, is looking for a born-to-be dealmaker to join its business development team.
We offer a highly competitive compensation package as well as a great place to foster explosive company growth. (Make sure to brush up on your ping-pong game too!)
The home office is located out of Michigan, but networking will occur in major financial centers, especially Chicago, as well as New York and other cities. At Benzinga we help make media awesome. We make it easy for investors to read, share, learn etc. Our investors at Lightbank agree and see us in the perfect position to disrupt media. Join us in building the next great thing in financial media!
Forming and maintaining business-to-business relationships with outside firms, including partners, advertisers, and other business prospects.
Traveling to negotiate deals and establishing business connections.
Capitalizing on new developments both inside and outside of the financial and media industry.
You should have expertise in the finance space or relevant online experience.
Contacts in the online financial media industry a plus.
Wicked good Nerf basketball jump shot (preferred).
Must be highly personable, comfortable working solo while traveling and have excellent telephone presence.
Enjoyment of the start-up culture and experience in digital media a plus.
Outstanding compensation package with great benefits and perks.