Want to hear something crazy? Cars only spend 5% of their time driving. Where do they spend the other 95%? PARKED!
LAZ Parking is one of the largest and fastest-growing parking companies in the country. LAZ operates hundreds of thousands of parking spaces across the country. When it comes to parking, we’re the experts!
We are also a PEOPLE FIRST company. We often say “parking is our industry but people are our passion.” Our mission is to “create opportunities for our employees and value for our clients”. If you’re looking to join a growing company led by passionate people committed to being the best – contact us today!
The Spirit of the Position
The Government Services Business Development Director is responsible for leading new business opportunity outreach, sales, and marketing activities. This position will play an active role in the creation of the new business development deal pipeline and responsible for managing opportunities into successful new contracts.
Principal Job Duties
Responsible for identifying, ranking, developing and managing prospects and then successfully bringing the prospect through the sales pipeline to a successful close.
Lead the preparation and review of proposals for new locations and contracts.
Work with regional offices to evaluate current and future opportunities and ensure solutions are delivered to support internal and external client needs.
Responsible for creating, maintaining and managing marketing plans for local and national portfolios.
Work with regional offices to ensure commitment and adherence to the marketing plan for their locations.
Responsible for ongoing relationship management with clients for whom LAZ Parking has already started work.
Daily, Weekly, Monthly, and Annual reports as required.
Monitor, review, and analyze specific growth markets.
Assist the operations team with the transition of all-new locations added to the portfolio.
Implementation and completion of other projects, programs, and initiatives that may arise from the portfolio’s operation.
Additional related duties as assigned.
50% of time traveling to locations across the U.S. in pursuit of new business and supporting existing business.
BA/BS Degree required, preferably in Sales, Business Administration, Marketing.
3+ years in a sales and business development role.
3- 5 years of parking experience industry is required.
Strong in-person and phone relationship-building skills required.
Ability to maintain professional working relationships with all levels of the organization and client organizations.
Ability to communicate professionally and effectively.
Excellent organizational and follow-up skills.
Ability to multi-task and strong attention to detail.
Ability to speak, read, and comprehend the English language.
Must be open to feedback, differing opinions and other points of view.
Demonstrates a sense of urgency and timeliness.
Demonstrates the ability to seek improvement.
Excellent team-building and interpersonal skills.
FLSA Status: Exempt
Ability to lift, push and pull at least 10 pounds.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential duties/functions.
LAZ Parking is an equal opportunity employer. In all our employment practices, including hiring, we are firmly committed to providing equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, genetics, Vietnam era, special disabled, recently separated and other protected veterans, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. No question in our application process is used for the process of limiting or excluding any applicant's consideration for employment on such grounds.