blissmo, the leading discovery platform for eco-friendly products is looking for a Sales/Business Outreach Manager. If you are scrappy, know how to get things done, and want to be a key member of an early-stage company: we want to hear from you.
The business outreach position is primarily responsible for (1) establishing new relationships with relevant vendors (2) negotiating terms of promotions (3) logging activity in salesforce CRM and (4) laying the groundwork for building the team. We expect this position to evolve into a more managerial role in 8-12 months, as you’ll play a hand in crafting the growth strategy for the business outreach team. Experience with sales experience is essential, but we’re also looking people who are sharp, enthusiastic about our mission, and have the charisma & energy to get businesses excited about being featured on blissmo.
To apply, please review the posting below and complete our questionnaire here: https://blissmo.wufoo.com/forms/sales-biz-dev-rockstar-at-blissmo/
(it should take about 15 mins)
We work hard, play hard, and love what we do. We want to change the world - and we’re looking for others with similar ambition and a hunger to help build this company from the ground floor.
blissmo is the leading platform for consumers to discover environmental, eco-friendly, and socially responsible products. We are a mission-driven company aimed at changing the way we consume, while helping to promote businesses who are doing the right thing. We are backed by several top-tier angel investors who have built and scaled some of the most successful businesses today. Our work has been featured on TechCrunch, Mashable, and Fox News. We are headquartered in San Francisco.
Cold call prospective clients to facilitate new business
Structure compelling deals that will generate excitement from our shoppers
Negotiate the terms of a promotion & close the contracts in a timely manner
Use our CRM tools to track your activities
Help to understand & document best practices to be shared across the team
Help to craft the sales strategy as we continue to scale-up the company
You’ve got a 4-year college degree
You’ve got 1 to 4 years of experience in sales
You get a thrill from cold-calling and have demonstrated an ability to build relationships & close deals over the phone
You’re passionate about sustainability and working towards our cause
Desire to work in a startup environment and interest in growing with the company
Competitiveness, persistence & determination to accomplish your goals
Basic understanding of the daily deal model as a marketing tool (and comfort with the math involved)
World-class written & phone communication skills, and a willingness to churn through large numbers of cold calls
Excellent interpersonal skills that shine particularly bright when dealing with clients