Gympass Business Development Associate in Houston, Texas

About Us

Gympass is a disruptive health and wellness platform that connects gyms, studios and health clubs to companies and their employees. We are currently in 4,000 cities and 13 countries and quickly scaling up in the United States.

Job Purpose

The Business Development Associate role will play a pivotal role on the business development and sales team, for the Southwest market. This role will turn qualified leads into opportunities for our sales team. We are seeking someone with an entrepreneurial mindset who can take ownership of their role as well as work closely with senior management to build sales strategies, source new business, and develop partnerships with Fortune 500-1000 companies.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Prospect potential new clients through outbound efforts to generate qualified leads

  • Contact and qualify inbound leads to ensure proper fit and budget including prospect research

  • Conduct a needs analysis and determine prospects’ pain points to determine how our solutions will meet those needs

  • Market mapping, lead segmentation and lead scoring

  • Build and cultivate prospective relationships by initiating communications and conducting follow-ups in order to move the opportunities through the sales funnel

  • Roll-up your sleeves and help where needed

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • 1-2 years of relevant sales and/or marketing experience (internship or full-time employment) preferred

  • Proactive approach and ability to work on multiple opposing priorities and projects

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Advanced Excel skills preferred

  • Positive attitude and great team spirit

  • Experience working for a start-up a plus

  • Proficient in sales marketing and familiar with industry technology

  • Strategic minded yet able to execute

  • High-energy, tenacious and performance driven-mindset

Benefits

We're a wellness company that is committed to the health and welfare of our employees. Our benefits include:

  • High earning potential with base salary + uncapped commission

  • Employee Health Insurance covered 100% - no monthly premiums

  • Subsidized monthly Gympass. Workout anywhere in the world for the price of lunch

  • Competitive PTO, a floating holiday to be used for religious reasons and every bank holiday off

  • Casual work environment

  • Outstanding opportunities for personal growth and career development

  • Convenient to public transportation, with paid parking or monthly commuter allowance

  • An exciting and supportive atmosphere with intelligent (hey, at least we believe so) and ambitious people from around the world!

Gympass is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Gympass does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.