Sales Intern

Lenexa, KS

Part Time or Full Time: Part Time during school year and additional hours possible in summer

Duties: Sales training opportunity; sales skills development.  Provide support for Director of Sales, including researching qualified potential customers and stakeholders; assisting with customer relationship building through prospect and customer outreach in person, via phone and email; educating an developing prospects leading to hand-off of qualified leads to sales team; updating and maintaining accurate contact information in CRM (SalesForce); tracking and supporting local and regional workshops, events and conferences; presentation and tour support; and creating and posting social media updates for the sales team.

Qualifications Needed:

  • Collaborative with excellent communication skills
  • Self-starter with a commitment to professional development
  • Organizationally detailed with solid time management skills
  • Microsoft Office proficiency (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or similar)
  • Experience with lead generation and developing new prospects through outreach a plus
  • Event support experience a plus
  • SalesForce or similar CRM exposure a plus
  • Past sales experience a plus
  • Preferred majors: sales, business, communication, entrepreneurial studies, marketing or an information technology field

Salary:  $13.50/hour