Outside Sales Territory Manager

Employer
Catalyst Prep
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Management, Sales
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Outside Sales Territory Manager Greater Washington, DC Chances are, back when you applied to college or graduate school, things were simpler. Sure, people were competitive about their scores, but the level of stress and anxiety that surrounds exams like the SAT and GRE wasn't nearly as insane as it is today.Catalyst is dedicated to changing the way students experience the process of taking tests and applying to college and graduate school. We employ the brightest, most experienced instructors, and we bring our innovative educational programs to students with patience, understanding, and a much-needed sprinkling of humor and creativity. (Wea€ (TM) re proud to be the only education company in America with an actual New Yorker cartoonist on our team.) We served over 25,000 paying students and 5,000 pro bono students in 2016, and we plan to greatly accelerate our growth in the coming years.The OpportunityAs an Outside Sales Territory Manager, youa€ (TM) ll be a key member of our national sales team by establishing relationships with districts, schools and organizations that could greatly benefit from our services. You'll promote Catalyst's test preparation and K-12 offerings to schools and communities where we have yet to establish partnerships, and foster revenue growth and brand visibility within regions where we've enjoyed a formal relationship for years. You'll be a vital part of our organization and mission by:Identifying opportunities that are congruent with Catalysta€ (TM) s business aims and educational philosophy.Serving as Catalysta€ (TM) s primary representative for dozens of schools, organizations, and contacts.Ensuring the high quality of our programs for the individuals who matter most: students.You'll be happy and successful in this position if you:Excel at public speaking.Find phrases like a€œ100% YOY growtha€ borderline erotic.Are self-motivated, with strong prioritization and organizational skills.Can author marketing materials that resonate with particular regions and customer segments.Have charisma to burn and a missionary-like zeal for converting prospective partners into customers.Can identify opportunities to leverage Catalysta€ (TM) s creative approach to test preparation and K-12 education.Can identify and establish a rapport with key decision-makers.RequirementsA four-year Bachelor's degree.Outstanding public speaking and written communication skills.One to three years of experience in inside or outside sales.A current valid driver's license and ownership or unrestricted access to a reliable vehicle.And bonus points if you:Are knowledgeable about the for-profit education industry.Are familiar with standardized exams like the SAT, ACT, and GMAT.Have at least one year experience in outside sales. Think youa€ (TM) ve got what it takes to become a Catalyst? Apply for this position.