Sales Intern, Statusphere

Paid Internship | Remote | Spring 2022

Position Overview

Statusphere is a woman-led product recommendation network that helps people discover products they love from people they trust. The Sales Intern will gain hands-on experience in working with exciting established & emerging brands. They will get an inside look at the whole sales cycle in a marketing tech company (from gathering prospective leads, landing them as eventual clients, to engaging current clients for resigns).

Duties & Responsibilities

    • Responsible for sales pipeline development by increasing lead acquisition on behalf of sales team
    • Contact cold and warm leads by sending customized internal email sequences with the goal of booking a sales call with the sales team
    • Source & prospect qualified new leads (ideal clients for Statusphere) from various sources using Internet research, social media, advertisements, conferences, etc.
    • Vet appropriate contact person to pitch via email by conducting thorough research & validating contact’s email using Hunter.io (or similar software provided by Statusphere)
    • Must refrain from pitching leads that are not a fit as clients for Statusphere
    • Must ensure the same brand or contacts have not been previously pitched by using CRM software
    • Must meet minimum number of pitches emailed quota on a weekly basis
    • Maintain strong knowledge of Statusphere ideal client archetypes, internal case studies, campaigns/service offerings, pricing plans, promotions and service features
    • Improve knowledge base for prospecting and ideally increase sales lead acquisition overtime
    • Develop knowledge of overall influencer marketing trends and competitive landscape

    Requirements

    • Create & send emails to leads that are error-free from any spelling or grammatical mistakes
    • Exceptional level of attention to detail coupled with strong written & verbal communication skills
    • Self-motivated & possess strong time management skills, personal organization & interpersonal skills
    • High-performer with an ambition to learn the business of influencer marketing and how it relates to client goals and overall sales efforts at Statusphere
    • Positive team player & problem solver with the ability to act and react in a professional manner
    • Previous marketing agency experience preferred (but not required)

    Details

    • Hourly Paid Internship + Uncapped Commissions
    • Spring 2022 Internship
    • Virtual/Remote Internship
    • Working Hours Required: 2-3 full-time days (10AM - 6PM EST)
    • Applications for Spring 2022 internships will be reviewed in October 2021

    Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    About Statusphere

    Statusphere turns consumers into a brand’s most valuable marketing channel by giving consumers products that match their lifestyle in exchange for sharing photos and reviews with their friends. We can activate thousands of people talking about these brands with the click of a button. In three years Statusphere has grown to be a premiere marketing platform, including more than 7,000 members and working with hundreds of top brands (including Conair, Ole Henriksen, and Fossil).

    Statusphere is a female-founded, rapidly growing marketing tech startup based in Orlando, Florida. All team members will get hands-on experience in a fun, collaborative environment where new ideas are encouraged, celebrated, and often implemented!

    Interested in joining us? We can't wait to hear from you!