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  • Program Manager, Partnerships and Business Development

    Posted: 04/10/2022

    Are you a customer-oriented professional with excellent interpersonal skills? Do you enjoy fast-paced, deadline-oriented team environments? CapMetro is seeking a Program Manager with excellent communication skills to plan and implement B2B programs and strategies to market and represent CapMetro’s services.
    The Program Manager for Partnerships and Business Development reports directly to the Director of Marketing. This position is responsible for creating and implementing programs that provide diverse revenue streams to CapMetro and identifies potential new business opportunities for the agency. This position will plan and implement proactive Business to Business (B2B) programs and plan and monitor strategies to market and represent Capital Metro’s services.  The position is responsible for day-to-day activities of the MetroWorks program, and the growth of the program by identifying new business and signing new customers into the program. Oversees the transit advertising program, managing the contractor relationship and ensuring compliance. Coordinates other business development projects including assisting with identifying objectives, developing concepts, coordinating events, managing contracts, and developing presentations. The position will serve as a staff liaison with internal and external customers for the B2B program, and provide communications support for other meetings and events.
    •Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Communication Studies, Public Relations or related field. Related experience may substitute for educational requirements on a year for year basis for up to four (4) years.
    •Seven (7) years of progressively responsible experience in the business-to-business field that includes developing, conducting and implementing aggressive sales campaigns with measurable outcomes.
    •One (1) year of demonstrated experience in leading a collaborative team.
    •Experience with developing presentations and leading public speaking forums.
    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    •Knowledge of Project management methodology, principles, practices and tools.
    •Intermediate skill level using word processing, database, and spreadsheets.
    •Knowledge of theories, principles, and practices of business development, research, sales, and promotional methods.
    •Work closely with staff at all levels and in a team environment with a fast-paced, deadline-oriented atmosphere. 
    •Ability to cultivate leads, make sales calls, meet sales deadlines, and manage client relationships.
    •Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with staff, community leaders and other major stakeholders.
    •Effective organizational development and problem-solving skills
    •Effective planning and strategic management skills.
    •Ability to work independently with minimum supervision.
    •Ability to handle fast paced business environment and adjust to rapid change.
    •Possess excellent interpersonal skills and be customer-oriented.
    •Excellent presentation, power point and public speaking skills.
    •Ability to produce professional documents.
    •Ability to work with diverse populations.
    •Ability to work flexible hours, evenings and weekends when necessary.
    •Work with a diverse, collaborative and energetic workforce whose focus is to bring innovation into the industry and how we serve our customers and team members.
    •Utilize our free and reduced fare transit service to get to the office and then plan to hit the gym (for free) and work with our onsite trainers, before heading back home.
    •If you have children between the ages of 6 months and 6 years old, enroll them in the onsite award-winning Child Care and Learning Center.
    …and much more!
    Capital Metro is deeply committed to building a workplace where inclusion is not only valued but prioritized. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating a welcoming and diverse environment. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws. Capital Metro makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and organization needs at the time.
    For more information and to apply, visit: https://capmetro.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/446?c=capmetro