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Sales Representative

Starlight Casino Edmonton

Full Time

Sales Representative

Edmonton, Alberta (view on map)

Posted 16 days ago

Job Type: Full-Time

The Gateway to Your Future
Reporting to the Sales Manager, the Sales Representative will assist in promoting and driving business to the property through prospecting, qualifying, sales calls, attending trade shows and community events, preparing proposals and contracts, completing weekly sales reports and conducting site tours. Using excellent customer service and interpersonal skills, this role will assist in the development and implementation of the sales and marketing plan.

We Provide

  • Full benefits package for full-time employees
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Exciting, supportive and fun work environment
  • Family and friends discounts on travel, tech, food, beverage, and fitness
  • Development and training opportunities

Key Responsibilities
  • Acts as a point of contact for the client; expands customer base and maintains positive client relations.
  • Identifies client needs of both the Casino and Hotel & Convention Centre through market analysis.
  • Maintains and utilizes database for client relations and customer solicitation. Completes all sales forecast, activity and production reports.
  • Attends trade shows and community events. Positions the Casino, Hotel and Convention Centre strategically within the marketplace, maintain and enhance its excellent reputation.
  • Assists with the implementation of online social media strategies and the execution of an E-marketing strategy.
  • Investigates new technology and enhancements to increase revenue and brand awareness.
  • Actively pursues opportunities for the hotel through sourcing new business and following up on all functions to maximize rebooking potential.
  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of the casino, hotel, and convention market.

What You Bring
  • Previous Sales experience with a minimum of two years of experience within the Hospitality or Tourism Industry
  • Diploma or Degree in related discipline or an equivalent combination of education, and experience
  • Experience with the development and execution of business, marketing, sales action plans and operating budgets
  • Ability to deal with all levels of management, staff, investors, and owners in a professional manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, publishing software, presentation programs, email and web browsers
  • Some travel required

Why Work with Us?
Gateway celebrates and empowers our team members, who make it all possible. A career at Gateway means working with great people, being recognized for your unique contribution and career advancement opportunities across our 27 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs while working in a dynamic and fun environment. See for yourself what it?s like to be on a team that values your vision, skill and energy.

Get to Know Gateway
Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited (?Gateway?) is one of the largest and most diversified gaming and entertainment companies in Canada. Across its 27 gaming properties in British Columbia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta, Gateway currently employs approximately 8,648 people and boasts approximately 448 table games (including 49 poker tables), 13,887 slots, 85 restaurants and bars and 561 hotel rooms. Gateway is the service provider for the Central, Southwest and North gaming Bundles in Ontario, which includes 11 properties in their portfolio. A multi-pronged growth strategy has seen Gateway diversify and expand its product offering, including developing proprietary casino and restaurant brands, dramatically improving the gaming customer experience while attracting new customers. Some of Gateway's proprietary brands include Match Eatery & Public House, Atlas Steak + Fish and the new Halley's Club. In 2017, Gateway celebrated 25 years in the business of gaming and entertainment in Canada. Further information is available at

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Gateway is a proud equal opportunity employer and dedicates itself to Respect, Integrity, Team-Work and Exceptional Customer Service. We are committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free candidate experience and work environment. If you require accommodation at any point during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know.

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Date Available: October 23rd, 2019

Compensation: Competitive

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Contact Name: Lindsay Lin

Contact Position: Manager

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About Starlight Casino Edmonton

Who We Are
From our humble beginnings of two properties and 150 employees to 18 gaming properties with more than 3,800 employees, Gateway growth is a result of dedication to our values of RITE: Respect, Integrity, Team-Work & Exceptional Customer Service. These values align with our ultimate goal to become the premier Gaming, Entertainment and Hospitality organization in Canada.

Why Work For Us
Gateway celebrates and empowers those employees who made it all possible. A career at Gateway means great people, a great atmosphere and career advancement opportunities across our 18 locations. Our employees thrive with ongoing training and leadership programs for all while working in an engaging and fun environment. Join us today!

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