Show Horse Today / PleasureHorse.com is Hiring – Sales Director

February 7th, 2015 6:40 PM | 6 Comments
Photo by Kirstie Marie Photography

Photo by Kirstie Marie Photography

Sales Director, Show Horse Today and PleasureHorse.com

PleasureHorse.com is a well-respected, family-owned and award-winning equine media company, and we just experienced our best year in our 16-year history!  We’re proud of our small company and the customers we serve, and we’re ready to build on where we’ve been by finding the right equine advertising sales professional to lead our sales and marketing efforts. 

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge and experience with horses is required. 
  • Professionalism and the ability to form long-lasting customer relationships is required.
  • Excellent communication skills are required.  We are looking for an extrovert with an engaging and assertive personality who is always looking for someone to reach out to and help.
  • As this is a telecommuting position, the ability to achieve our sales goals while working independently and autonomously is required.
  • Strong relationships within the pleasure horse show industry, including pro and non-pro exhibitors, trainers, breeders, stallion owners, and other industry insiders is preferred.
  • Two or more years of proven sales or marketing experience is preferred.

While there will be an opportunity to manage and grow an existing account base, this is a business development role with the expectation that a significant amount of time and energy will be spent establishing new customer relationships and closing new sales.  Help us grow and enjoy the significant financial rewards that come with it.  We are also very open to new ideas and programs, so if you’re looking for an opportunity where you you’ll be able to run with your sales and marketing ideas, look no further!

We attribute our success to great customers, a commitment to building our online community (one of the largest online equine audiences in the world) by providing information and resources across platforms and devices, and our ability to bring a wealth of horse knowledge and experience as well as decades of technology expertise to the market.  If this sounds like a great fit for you and you are interested in learning more, please email your resume and a cover letter to joe@pleasurehorse.com.

Here’s your opportunity to merge your passion and your profession.

 

6 Responses to “Show Horse Today / PleasureHorse.com is Hiring – Sales Director”

  1. I’m very interested in this potion. I’ve been in the horse industry for well over 35 years. Worked for many barns throughout California. Utah. Shown Westeren, jumping, hunter, team roping, youth rodeo, 4h. I’ve been in retail management for over 18 years at HomeDepot.

  2. please contact me for my resume at
    Chris.krause5@gmail.com

  3. Hey! I am very interested in this position! I have been competing for 14 years and have competed in hunters, jumpers, reining, and pleasure. I am currently working in a sales barn and frequently show horses to potential buyers. I have has much success in this field and I would love the opportunity to work for you.

  4. Hello, my name is Haleigh Lovett. I have had horses all my life, and I have shown for 20 years. I am an all-around rider. I have worked with A-class trainers and amateur trainers. I volunteer with my old 4H club regularly. I have shown in Ohio, Kentucky, West Virginia, and Indiana. The last place I worked was with other people in communication. I am a very outgoing person and not afraid to get out there. Right now I am back in college majoring in Business Marketing.

  5. I’m interested in this type of work. I’ve shown werstern pleasure at Aqha shows past 30 yrs in Ky Tn Ohio Indiana, West Virginia. I’ve broke and trained western pleasure for other people 15 years. I’m a licensed real estate appraiser, auctioneer, real estate salesman. Have owned a feed store, and owned and operated an insurance agency for 25 years, I now only do appraisals and show western pleasure horses. Po box 506. Lebanon, Ky. 40033

  6. i would love the opportunity to discuss with you my background with horses. I work currently in the airline industry but raised and showed my own horses for many years. I have excellent customer service skills as well as have worked in retail sales.i also have had my own Art business for over 35 years specializing in pastel portraits of pets, show horses and dogs.

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