Sales Intern Job Description

Published: 1/7/2019

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Internship Description

Innovative company is looking for a qualified sales intern to assist in various stages of the sales funnel, including creating awareness of new offerings, generating leads, and retaining customers.

The ideal intern will be a great fit for our energetic and creative team. You’ll gain hands-on experience working on challenging, meaningful projects with guidance from a mentor and other members of our team.

Sales Intern Duties and Responsibilities

  • Research and generate lists of potential customers
  • Provide input on customer briefs, presentations, and sales literature
  • Help develop client relationships and retain existing accounts
  • Assist in evaluating new sponsorship opportunities
  • Learn and apply sales techniques
  • Maintain sales records

Requirements

  • Sales, Advertising, Marketing, or Business major
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Experience with PowerPoint, Word, and Excel preferred

Benefits

  • Work on increasingly challenging and engaging real-world projects
  • Gain hands-on experience in each stage of the sales funnel
  • Collaborate with experienced sales professionals
  • Work closely with a mentor who has over 20 years of experience in the field
  • Attend meetings, events, and other networking opportunities
  • Compensation available

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