AAA Club Alliance is seeking to hire an experienced Corporate Travel Sales Manager who is interested in developing new business opportunities in the North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia region.
We are looking for a professional with Corporate Travel experience interested in working at AAA – a company known for its stellar brand, exceptional member service, a leader in the travel industry and an award winning work environment.
**This position can work from home. However, the candidate must reside within our hiring territory to be considered for the opportunity.
What We Can Offer You:
A competitive salary commensurate with experience
Annual Bonus + Annual Merit Increase Eligibility
Comprehensive health benefits package
3+ weeks of paid time off accrued during your first year
401(K) plan with company match up to 7%
Professional development opportunities and tuition reimbursement
Paid time off to volunteer & company-sponsored volunteer events throughout the year
Other benefits include a free AAA Premier Membership, Health & Wellness Program, Health Concierge Service, Life Insurance and Short Term/Long Term Disability
Responsible for generating new business through implementation of a territory plan to include prospecting, cold calling, qualifying, proposal development and presentation, negotiating and closing the account
Ability to drive value in a medium to long sales cycle, as well as non-RFP opportunities with quick decision timeframes
Able to develop and articulate AAA value proposition for potential customers
Ability to develop relationships at the C-level within small to mid-sized organizations to sell the AAA value proposition
Ability to sell to committees with multiple stakeholders and influencers
Manage and develop the pipeline to meet the quota established by the Director of Sales/Vice President
Maintain extensive knowledge of current market conditions, industry changes, and competitive positioning to be shared with the sales team and leadership
Build and maintain key travel industry relationships
Represent the organization at local and regional business travel industry events as required
Travel up to 25%
College degree and minimum of 3 years of work experience in B2B sales with proven ability to meet or exceed quota.
Demonstrated prior success in selling corporate travel is preferred.
Experience in consultative, solution-based selling.
Strong financial and business acumen.
Ability to work as part of a virtual team.
Excellent sales and negotiation skills with the ability to close accounts
Demonstrated success in developing and delivering presentations, both independently and as part of a cross-functional team.
Display strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills to effectively manage internal and external relationships.
Stay abreast of travel industry developments and changes, and utilize that knowledge to become a trusted adviser and to convert prospects to customers.
Motivated self-starter with the proven ability to work independently.
AAA Club Alliance (ACA) is an equal opportunity employer.
Our investment in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:At ACA, we are committed to cultivating a welcoming and inclusive workplace of team members with diverse backgrounds and experiences to enable us to meet our goals and support our values while serving our Members and customers. We strive to attract and retain candidates with a passion for their work and we encourage all qualified individuals, regardless of race, color , gender, identity, veteran status, sexual orientation, physical ability or national origin, to apply.
Work from home or Remote positions primary residence must reside within the footprint that AAA Club Alliance Inc. operates. Our club is located in 13 states including CT, DE, IN, KS, KY, MD, NJ, OH, OK, PA, SD, VA, Washington D.C., and WV.
AAA Club Alliance is the result of AAA Mid-Atlantic, AAA Allied Group, AAA Oklahoma/South Dakota, and AAA Ohio Automobile Club joining, now representing nearly six million members in 13 states and Washington, DC. We are always looking for talented people who will commit with us to provide exceptional service, peace of mind and savings to our Members. Our Associates make the difference each day in the lives of our Members. We encourage you to learn more about us and apply to positions for which you are interested and qualified. Click on the Careers Home page (http://www.AAAClubAlliance.jobs) to follow us on LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/aaa-club-alliance/) , Twitter (https://twitter.com/WorkwithAAA) , and Facebook (https://m.facebook.com/AAAMidAtlantic/) , and create job alerts to be the first to know when positions that meet your interests become available at AAA Club Alliance.
AAA Club Alliance complies with federal, state and local disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please direct your inquiries to [email protected].