Director of Sales-Chicago (Social Sales Experience Required)
Dynamic Signal - Chicago, IL
Full-time, Commission

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Dynamic Signal is the fastest growing Social Media/Word of Mouth Marketing technology company. We have invested more than $20M building the industry’s first end-to-end engagement platform for brands to manage all aspects of their Social CRM/Content Marketing initiatives. This is the first platform with a large enough breadth of services to cover all Social Marketing engagement needs for CMOs – with brands like Sony, AMD, Fox, Oakley and Purina we are already proving that smart use of social media can have a profound impact on a company's bottom line.

Who you are:
The right person has a distinct passion for social media and social media technology and its clear promise for marketers. S/he understands the social media technology landscape, understands the needs and mindsets of marketers and has a world class and current rolodex of top marketers at Fortune 500 brands. S/he is an entrepreneurial player-coach who has successfully developed and implemented regional sales strategies and thrives in a fast-paced startup environment.
The ideal candidate will have a positive reputation in the marketplace and will be known as a creative seller; someone who is much more than a salesperson - a true partner to clients who can identify market opportunities and respond with valuable solutions. A true sales strategist, leader and visionary.

  • 5-10+ years of direct experience selling a combination of social media platform technology, social media and integrated digital media solutions to senior executive buyers at major brands, advertising agencies and PR agencies required.
  • Consistent track record of achievement in accelerating/maximizing sales revenue and profitability across multiple platforms.
  • Successful history selling into large brands in that region.
  • Superb verbal, written, and interpersonal skills, including outstanding persuasion and presentation skills, with the skill to communicate up and down an organization.
  • Identify and target key accounts and major prospects across brands and their agencies. Establish and build effective relationships to convert and sign the top prospects.
  • Achieve personal and regional sales and revenue targets.
  • Develop regional sales strategy and build out sales and sales support teams when appropriate.
  • Provide client and product feedback to executive team and product team
  • Bachelor’s degree required; advanced degree preferred.
A competitive compensation package including salary, commission and equity will be granted to the successful candidate.

About this company
Dynamic Signal was founded by a dedicated group of engineers with experience in the test and measurement, research, measurement and control,...