Use your passion for Outside Sales Management to support our Life-Saving Mission!
Join the Red Cross Biomed Team!
Are you ready to make a real difference?
The mission of the American Red Cross is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Donations of blood are what make the American Red Cross the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the U.S. Each year, nearly 4 million people donate blood through the Red Cross, helping to provide more than 40% of America’s blood supply. Aggressive, mission-driven sales representatives are essential to getting our foot in the door with various organizations & businesses that offer new opportunities in blood collection. Help us to keep this important pipeline of blood donation partners vibrant!
We are currently seeking a District Manager (Sales Manager) in Blood Donor Recruitment to cover in the Greenville and Eastern, North Carolina area!
In this position you will:
Manage a team of 6 Account Representatives, and 1 Account Specialist that manage the recruitment operation of blood drives for the collection of blood products to ensure achievement of monthly, quarterly and annual collection goals in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible in assigned district. Develop and implement strategies for recruitment efforts, implement staffing and deployment policies, implement region, division and national operating procedures and policies, serve as liaison with chapter executive staff and Board volunteers, remedy efficiency issues, and ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.
Bachelor's degree in marketing, sales, communications, or equivalent combination of related education and experience required. Minimum five years related experience including three years management experience required. Master's degree preferred. Knowledge of group dynamics, direct sales, customer maintenance techniques, negotiation skills, and the ability to effectively implement programs is required. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities effectively, assimilate information quickly, analyze problems and implement appropriate solutions are required. Must have the ability to work independently while developing a functioning team among subordinates. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including training, presentation, and negotiating skills is required.
There is a mileage reimbursement plan as well.
The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries (60K base or more plus incentives) and a comprehensive benefits package.
The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.
The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee’s professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply.
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