Part Time Sales Associate for ART Industry Publication (Work from Home)(Palm Desert, CA)

We are a leading, dynamic publication and website for commercial illustrators looking for a sales assistant to help with seasonal phone calls, database management and some social media. This position will work from home 25 hours/week. Ideally: 5 hours/day Monday-Friday, mornings. My last assistant typically worked 8am-1pm PST though the hours can be somewhat flexible. Duties include: Pre-screening potential sales leads via phone Updating database with information from calls Email follow-up and appointment setting Helping with Facebook and Twitter pages This position is mainly to make calls, pre-screen artists and set appointments for me to follow-up. You will need to keep accurate notes in the database, be detail-oriented and be great on the phone. A good people person with a positive attitude will do well in this position. It is a seasonal position mid-September through March/April every year. I am hoping to start training this summer so you’re ready for the fall sales season. We have a yearly sales meeting in Santa Barbara at the end of September. This is an hourly position. You will receive a 1099 – independent contractor agreement. Are you great with people? Are you interested in the Art Industry? Do you like helping others? Are you a rock-star on the phone? Do you have any sales or art experience? If so, please email your resume and cover letter stating why you would be the best candidate for this position. We look forward to hearing from you!