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Special Events Educator

AccuQuilt Omaha, NE

Job Description

We’re currently seeking a Special Events Educator with a focus on both training and sales who is a creative thinker and effective problem solver. The Events Educator is a W9 Contractor who can be located anywhere in in the US. Responsible for sparking excitement through hands-on presentations with our GO! Product line at Signature Dealer locations across the country, the Contract Events Educator will work in a classroom style setting with up to 6 presentations over a 2-day event. The Events Educator needs to be results-oriented, organized and committed to flawless execution. This position will require nationwide travel and a commitment to a set number of events per month to maintain contractor status.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Learning and demonstrating the GO! Product line, how it works, and how it can change lives of quilters
  • Product education through 90 minutes – 2 hour events in front of large (25+) groups
  • Using self-motivation to both educate attendees and sell product
  • Conducting sales training with dealers’ stores Sales Associates
  • Presenting assigned classes at dealer locations with solid sales and customer service skills
  • Completing and submitting expense reports and event reports in a timely manner
  • Participating in reviews of each event as well as online weekend chat one weekend per quarter


Education and Experience

  • 2+ years’ experience in quilting and/or sewing

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Dynamic presentation skills
  • The ability to inspire sales of product and close the sale
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to listen and speak well
  • Required to travel to Omaha NE to complete training and be certified as an AccuQuilt Educator and participate in continual education to maintain certification
  • Responsible for traveling to and from dealer location, all travel arrangements and expenses will be covered by AccuQuilt
  • Ability to travel nationwide 90% of assignments including weekends

Benefits for Contract Educators

  • Stress-free opportunity with non-commission based compensation
  • Participation in GO! Product discount program after 90 days service

Job Details

Date Posted June 30, 2018
Date Closes July 30, 2018
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Sales
Function B2B Education
Job Type Part-time Employee or Contractor / Consultant
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 25-9099.00 Education, Training, and Library Workers, All Other
Zipcode 68138
Travel Yes - 100
Name Candice Kunkle