Ticket Sales Account Executive
Washington Wild Things
Ticket Sales and Services: Ticket Sales
The Account Executive is a key component to our ticket operation. The Account Executive is responsible for assessing client needs and selling the appropriate ticket packages based on their assessments on a year-round basis. Ticket sales include season tickets, group tickets, suites, picnic packages, mini-season ticket packages, fundraisers, individual games and the development of other ticket sales programs. The Account Executive will report to the Director of Ticket Sales.
• Sales to individuals and businesses of season tickets and groups, including renewals as assigned by the Director of Ticket Sales
• Assist in the coordination and implementation of all team ticket sales efforts including planning and marketing in order to reach team goals
• Execution of ticket packages including contracts, invoices, ticket production and distribution of tickets
• Identifying, investigating, and executing strategic partnerships in the area of ticketing
The Account Executive should have previous ticketing experience in an established or start-up sports entity with a community-based theme. Other experience requirements include:
• Ability to build relationships with vendors, advertisers and customers
• A track record with non-traditional advertising and "guerrilla" marketing activity
• Cold-calling and telephone sales techniques
The ideal candidate will have the following qualities:
• Possess strong leadership capabilities
• Have the ability to manage multiple projects & tasks
• Be very energetic and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
• Have an entrepreneurial approach to the business
• Be a strategic thinker that is also detail and results oriented
• Be a self starter with ability to work independently and at the same time a team player with strong interrelationship skills and the ability to work well with others
• Have a high degree of personal integrity
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