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Constantly in expansion, WINNE is recruiting young professionals, who recognize themselves in the following description and are ready to travel up to 11 months a year in any country: Open minded, dynamic, extroverted, team player, born negotiator, problem solver, leader and internationally-oriented professional.
Position: Sales Consultants
Position Type: Full-Time, junior level
Salary Range: Fixed salary + commissions + expat benefits (accommodation, transportation, telecommunication expenses paid for)
1st year in junior position $35,000US
1st year in Management position $ 47,000US
• Main Objectives:
- Travel directly to selected countries in the five continents with a colleague and stay in-situ between 16 and 32 weeks;
- Obtain the most precise and relevant information about the economic trends, investment climate and potential investment opportunities in the country;
- Ensure the financial success of the project.
• Responsibilities & Tasks:
- Assist your Country Director in all tasks related to the project and as instructed;
- Management of the agenda (telephone calls, follow-up of clients, organise meetings, etc.);
- Negotiation of sale proposals (conducting sale meetings, negotiating contract and payment conditions, prepare proposals, etc.)
- Public Relations (attend special events; collaborate with local government officials, local organisations and local media, etc.)
• Qualifications, skills and competencies
University degree in business, marketing, international relations or public relations;
Previous experience in sales roles will be highly valued;
Display cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability;
Ability to work as a team member, be a good listener, well organized, pay attention to details and meet deadlines;
Excellent organizational skills and ability to handle multiple tasks effectively;
High computer and Internet skills;
Excellent writing and oral skills in English and French and/or Spanish, is a fundamental requirement.
ESSENTIAL: Your Personal situation must allow you to travel 11 months of the year for a minimum of 3 to 4 months on each assignment.