Business Development Manager

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Position description: 

Supporting VAFF in building up a robust donor base in preparation of VAFF’s 25th year in 2021.



  • Maintaining up-to-date records of sponsors lists, contacts and fulfilment terms.
  • This position is ideally suited to a seasoned (B2B) sales and/or new biz dev professional with a ‘hunter’ mentality who also realizes the importance of relationship building and win-win opportunities.
  • Working closely with VAFF Marketing teams by calling out to prospects who match our target audience, gathering information about their needs to ensure that the solution offering is a good fit, and securing appointments for follow-up.
  • Generating leads by multiple methods including cold-calls, emails, website inquiries, social media efforts and appointment scheduling
  • Participate in monthly meetings with at least 60% attendance

This role is good for someone who:

  • Has an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Really enjoys landing new sponsors (aka ABC)
  • Likes to build lasting relationships based on trust
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Festival Director
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Arts & Culture
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Position start/end date:
9 Apr 2020
Time Committment:
10 Hours Per Month
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Work location:
Vancouver, BC
Last Updated: May 3, 2020
Posting will Automatically Expire: August 1, 2020