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Posted: Tuesday, December 27, 2016 6:07 AM


Entry-level Marketing, Sales, and Events Professional

Opus 8 is a private investment, advisory, and conference management firm located in the Washington, DC area. We provide high-level strategy and business advisory services to clients on a select basis, and organize regional technology events and exclusive private equity conferences and around the world in conjunction with the U.S. government.

Our team members are client oriented, high energy, and tech-savvy. They have a "can-do" attitude, embrace change, enjoy a fast-paced working environment and have a keen sense of urgency.

The Job
The Marketing, Sales & Events Specialist, reporting directly to the CEO, is someone with a passion for sales, marketing, design and business development, and a strong commitment to client service excellence. S/he is a quick-thinker, resourceful, analytical, engaging, confident, collaborative, smart, and enthusiastic about Opus 8’s work and the work of our portfolio companies.

This individual is a self-starter who is excited by the opportunity of engaging prospects and customers at trade shows, conferences, and other marketing/networking events; conducting market research; helping to design marketing materials; executing social media tactics; and making direct sales calls. The position also entails administrative work, including entering orders into the sales database, data entry, sending email blasts, updating spreadsheets, etc.

The Candidate
The ideal candidate for our Marketing, Sales & Events position is a high-energy, up-and-coming all-star with a "can-do" attitude, passion for revenue generation and client service.

• S/he is client-driven, always striving to do the best possible job for the client
• Super determined and persistent, with the attitude and resilience to push through challenges
• Goal-oriented and results driven
• Team-player; high energy, with the ability to energize and inspire others
• Lifelong learner always seeking continual personal improvement
• "Can-do" attitude; eager to “get hands dirty” and dive into projects
• A Competitor who always wants to WIN
• Highest degree of honesty and integrity
• Experienced with social media platforms (FB, TW, LI, IG, SC, G+, etc.)
• Excellent design and PowerPoint skills (using mainstream design tools)

This is a Full Time salaried position in Northern Virginia
Compensation is base salary plus generous “uncapped” incentive/commission plan

• Location: Herndon, VA, Northern Virginia

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