Part-Time Sales Agent

  • Green Mountain Energy
  • Chicago 60604
  • Apr 05, 2019
Full time Sales

Job Description

This job involves tabling at farmers markets, museums, botanical gardens, festivals, street fairs and storefronts in the Greater Chicago Area. You are not just selling renewable energy plans - you are making people aware of the fact that they have a choice, and you are educating people about the importance of renewable energy and the need for its growth. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Sincere desire to help protect the environment.
  • Basic understanding/knowledge of renewable energy.
  • Intelligent & articulate, with strong aptitude for understanding technology & doing quick calculations.
  • Friendly, outgoing personality with good sense of humor.
  • High level of personal integrity (honesty and reliability are a must).
  • Energetic, motivated, team player.
  • Available to work evenings &/or weekends, 20-30 hours/wk.
  • Must live in Chicagoland area with access to reliable transportation (CTA acceptable) and personal e-mail account.
  • Arrive at selling locations as scheduled, wearing the appropriate branded shirt, badge, and bringing sales materials (all provided).
  • Accurately and positively inform prospects in retail and event booth situations about the opportunity to choose pollution-free electricity for their homes.
  • Close/sign-up prospects that show interest in Green Mountain Energy® electricity.
  • Assist other team members with selling/closing techniques.
  • High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Must be able to pass background check & drug screening.

We offer:

  • Personal satisfaction of knowing that you are making an environmental/health difference!
  • Good pay and performance-based bonus potential
  • 401K benefits, one-year eligibility requirements
  • Flexible hours and work days (weekday afternoons/evenings and weekends)
  • Ability to work independently while being part of a team
  • Opportunity to work at fun events alongside fun colleagues