Select your country: United States Canada Deutschland

Sales Specialist - Portland, OR #4550187

Company: Blue Harbor Senior Living

Date: 02/13/2018

Category: Customer Service

City: Portland, OR

Blue Harbor Senior Living, a premier operator in the Senior Living industry, currently has an exciting opening for a Sales Specialist. The Sales Specialists will spend the majority of their time providing hands-on, sales leadership at Blue Harbor senior living communities. This includes, but is not limited to, serving as the community sales representative as needed.

If you're looking to join a growing organization with an incredible work environment, please apply!

Blue Harbor offers a competitive compensation package including:

  • Medical, dental, & vision benefits

  • 401 (k) with generous company match

  • Vacation, Sick & Holidays


When serving in the sales role at a community, the sales specialist is responsible for:

  • Providing sales leadership. This includes coordinating all aspects of the community sales function - working the CRM, conducting tours, following up with prospects, coordinating the move-in process, etc.

  • Growing and maintaining occupancy at the assigned community. This will be achieved by selling with passion for the community and aggressively and appropriately working with seniors and families to help them navigate the sales process.

  • Following up with urgency, creativity, and professionalism on all internal and external sales opportunities.

  • Being confident in their closing ability and meeting or exceeding industry standard closing ratios.

  • Coordinating and executing community outreach plans.

When not assigned to a specific community, the sales specialist will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the Home Office sales team with training of new sales team members and EDs using the Blue Harbor Sales Program training materials.

  • Participate in the creation of new sales training materials and tools.

  • When visiting a community, prepare a site visit report for the RDO that outlines accomplishments made during the visit and identifying areas for further support.

  • When called upon, participate in weekly sales calls with communities to focus on monthly projections, discuss and assist in developing action plans to advance the sales effort, and identify any barriers that may be holding back sales effectiveness.

  • Provide CRM reporting support to RDOs and EDs as needed.


  • Three years previous sales experience in senior housing

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or Communications is preferred


  • High level of proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

  • Solid track record of success in meeting and exceeding sales goals.

  • Demonstrated high standards of ethics and personal accountability.

  • Strong problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work under tight and variable deadlines, handle sensitive information with the utmost discretion.

  • Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks.

  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Available for extensive travel

Based in Portland, Oregon, Blue Harbor Senior Living is a growing senior living company, currently operating communities across the U.S. Blue Harbor’s home office provides top-level support services for all of our senior living communities. This open position presents an outstanding opportunity to join the home office team of our growing and dynamic organization.

Blue Harbor Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ID: 2018-2209

External Company Name: FHC Property Management LLC.

External Company URL:

Select your country: United States Canada Deutschland