Penn National Gaming BRAND AMBASSADOR in Aurora, Illinois

Overview

Penn National Gaming is one of the leading Casino Operators in the nation and the premiere video gaming terminal operator in Illinois. Penn is highly regarded in the gaming industry for superior promotional campaigns and is a promotional trendsetter implementing the newest technologies in gaming today. We are seeking outgoing, motivated professionals with experience in marketing, promotions and sales to be the face of our new groundbreaking promotional app and to build our Loyalty Club in bars and restaurants. We are looking for our Brand Ambassador to be accountable for contacting leads (bars and restaurants) generated by management, marketing the brand, promoting monthly events, creating strong rapport with clients (bar owners) and opening new accounts. It is essential that they embody our brand and are excited to be the catalyst of an industry rattling product. The Brand Ambassador will focus on a route of bars but may eventually cross promote events with our Casino properties; Hollywood Casino and Tropicana Las Vegas. The Brand Ambassador will be responsible for driving sales, establishing and maintaining customer relationships, promoting events and working efficiently with the leadership team and Marketing Department to ensure the growth of the route and loyalty club. A successful brand ambassador can earn a six-figure salary through commissions based on growth.

Your daily responsibilities include

  • Achieve or exceed sales goals and productivity standards

  • Grow the brand and sign new locations up for the loyalty club

  • Promote events and sign patrons up for the loyalty club

  • Star in video and print advertisements

  • Build a personal clientele base by acquiring new customers and leveraging referrals

  • Educate the community about the brand and attend monthly/weekly promotional events

  • Hit lead, appointment and sales goals

To be successful in this position it will require the following skill set

Brand Ambassador Education, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years of promotional, marketing, retail or sales experience

  • Hospitality experience is preferred but not necessary

Brand Ambassador Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:

  • Promotions and Advertising Skills

  • Ability to execute product demos

  • Strong understanding of the typical sales cycle

  • Ability to close deals

  • Ability to build relationships

  • Ability to establish and maintain strong interpersonal relationships

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and know when to seek guidance

Something to leave you with

Penn National Gaming is more than you may realize. We have properties throughout the United States and Canada and are embarking on an aggressive growth mode. Our departments and areas of opportunity are ideal for just about any skill set. And our company-wide commitment to making sure our guests smile as much as we do means you’ll enjoy a fun working environment.

Now that you have read about who we are, here is your opportunity to see what we're about!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID 2018-49585

Casino Property Prairie State Gaming

Position Type Regular Full-Time