Regional Sales Director


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Reporting to the Vice President of Sales for Higher Education the Regional Sales Director (RSD) will be responsible for growing Chartwells Higher Education business portfolio in the OH, PA and surrounding region of the United States. The "RSD" is responsible for all selling activities in their assigned territory and will play a key role in leveraging the organization's resources to ensure continued success. Candidate will be based in near a major airport with strong preference for individual to be in major metro in OH.

  • All sales and sales-related functions for higher education including territory management, relationship building, identify prospective client's buying criteria and critical business issues.
  • Drive new business revenue aggressively while ensuring strong profitability.
  • Excellent rapport and relationship builder over the long – term selling cycle.
  • Identify necessary support resources to successfully close new business
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities; strong time management skills
  • Consistently exceed sales quotas
  • High energy, positive attitude and excellent communication/presentation skills
  • Communicate effectively across the organization both horizontally and vertically. Partner with operating colleagues.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A track record of consistently exceeding sales quotas and targets for a minimum of 5 years
  • Ability to work with an elaborate CRM system and utilize to its fullest extent
  • Ability to represent the organization at a variety of industry and non-industry events. Serve as "face of the company"
  • Excellent communication skills (listening, written and oral)
  • Think logically with a common sense approach
  • Very strong intellect, strong executive presence with high energy and the ability to progress further in the organization
  • Has managed career in a credible, highly disciplined manner with great integrity and character
  • Experience in higher education selling to the President's office and cabinet a plus
  • Ability to travel extensively throughout the territory
  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Location: Ohio, Pennsylvania

Activation Date: Thursday, August 10, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018

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