Business Development Associate

Family Entertainment Group - Itasca, IL

Full-time

Family Entertainment Group is growing and seeking a Business Development Associate for our headquarters facility in Itasca, Illinois. Candidate must be self-starting, detail oriented, collaborative and have the ability to multi task in a fast paced environment under the Director of Business Development. A positive attitude and passion for making internal and external connections must be demonstrated.

Qualifications:

  • Ability and willingness to create and engage leads and build relationships that drive business opportunities.
  • Passionate, outgoing personality with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to strategically organize information and plan your work
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
  • Strong computer and project management skills

As part of the Business Development Team and working with our leadership team, here are some of the things you’ll do:

  • Identify strategic partnerships, collect leads and follow up with potential clients and partners in person, on the phone and using email.
  • Learn our business and speak knowledgeably about company services and brands
  • Research markets to support creation of new location market strategy for our brands.
  • Work closely with internal team members and vendors in a variety of projects and roles to achieve growth goals of the business.
  • Assist with business development activities as needed
  • Participate in meetings and travel as needed

We offer a competitive starting salary, benefits, opportunity to learn and a relaxed casual work environment.

Family Entertainment Group is a recognized industry-leader in arcade design, development, consulting and operations. Owning and operating entertainment facilities both nationally and internationally since 2004, we provide arcade solutions for amusement parks, bowling centers, casinos, FECs, hotels, movie theaters, restaurants, retail stores, water parks, and more. We offer new and innovative ways of monitoring and operating locations through integrated management systems. As a recognized leader in the amusement and entertainment fields, top name manufacturers and distributors often use us as a test bed for new products and releases – which enables us to offer our partners exclusive new equipment and unique first-to-market opportunities.

Interested in working for a company that is in the business of fun? Apply today!

Please – no phone calls or agencies.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Business Development: 2 years (Required)