Account Executive - Minnesota United FC (Golden Valley · MN)

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Ticket Sales and Services: Ticket Sales
The Account Executive is part of the Ticket Sales and Service Department for Minnesota United Football Club (MNUFC), a sports business located in the Twins Cities area of Minnesota and a member of Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier soccer league in North America.
Job Description:
The Account Executive will focus on selling Minnesota United FC season membership, premium rentals and group sales packages. This position will receive dedicated training and the opportunity to learn techniques to maximize verbal and written business communication skills. Prospects are targeted through new business initiatives and mining our current database via phone calls, texts, emails, and in-person meetings. This position is located in Golden Valley, MN.

Essential Duties:
  • Maximize ticket sales through execution of meetings, sales calls, and networking events
  • Provide excellent service by building unique touch points, promptly responding to requests and establishing a dynamic relationship with all customers
  • Document all communication in Client Relationship Management (CRM) system
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with all internal and external contacts
  • Support a positive sales culture within the sales team and front office
  • Collaborate with peers to achieve team sales goals
  • Other duties as assigned by the VP of Ticket Sales and Service and Managers

  • Strong written and verbal interpersonal skills 
  • Team player with a positive attitude, professionalism, resourcefulness, integrity, motivation, and a strong work ethic
  • Sales experience, although not required, is preferred
  • Ability to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Bilingual skills (English and Spanish) preferred 
Company Profile: 
MNUFC is a professional soccer club playing in Major League Soccer (MLS), the top tier of soccer in North America, and which operates under the oversight of the U.S. Soccer Federation, a member of FIFA. The Club is headquartered in Golden Valley, MN. Soccer operations are located at the MNUFC Training Center in Blaine, Minnesota, and the team plays its home matches at Allianz Field in St. Paul, MN.
MNUFC is a progressive employer that values group and personal excellence, individual commitment, shared responsibility, diversity and respect for all people. Its mission includes community engagement and betterment through the expression of the values of soccer, the premier sport of the world. The Club promotes an open work environment with collegial and supporting work dynamics that foster positive individual and group performance, and the opportunity for career advancement.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have previous sales experience?

  2. Are you comfortable working flexible hours including weekends, evenings, and potential holidays?

  3. Are you bilingual?