Career opportunity

MATCHMAKER

The LDS Matchmaker

Draper, Utah

*This position is full time temporary role for 2-3 months, with the opportunity to continue as a regular part of our team based on performance.

The LDS Matchmaker (TLM) is seeking individuals who are passionate about helping others and have the ability to connect well with a wide range of individuals. A strict sense of confidentiality and comfort level in dealing with ambiguity is also essential to thrive at our growing company. Passion and excitement for TLM’s mission + strong ability to collaborate with other members of the team are essential for this role.

Please email resumes to info@ldsmatchmaker.org

We will contact those who are selected for interviews within 2 weeks of applying.

NO PHONE CALLS OR THIRD PARTY RECRUITERS PLEASE

Essential Functions:.

  • Meet with new and potential clients and take them through a process to update, restore or change their image or outlook on dating to attract their ideal match.

  • Ability to demonstrate confidence, reliability gain and keep the trust of others in sensitive situations, as well as an insightful understanding of the dynamics of the LDS singles scene are essential for this role.

  • Assist Clients in modifying their dating and relationship expectations as needed.

  • Persuasive and consultative selling when meeting with new clients.

  • Conduct detailed interviews with clients to discuss personal preferences, past relationships, must haves and deal breakers.

  • Consult with and advise clients on potential matches, facilitate candidates and set up enjoyable dates for the client. 

  • Follow up and get feedback after dates and throughout the matchmaking and coaching process.

  • Confidently approach difficult topics with clients relating to appearance, photographs, online dating profile, style, wardrobe and personal characteristics, which may be barriers to successful dating.

  • Exercise patience and good judgment when providing sound personal and image advice.

  • Encourage clients persistently to achieve their goals and engage in services.

  • Strategize, communicate, problem-solve and coordinate scheduling to accommodate client needs with the TLM team.

  • Provide excellent customer service and clear communication with clients.

  • Serve as a role model for how to pursue and sustain a healthy romantic relationship and to effectively resolve conflict.

  • Provide instruction for clients and persuasive encouragement to try new techniques to generate dates, including Internet dating sites.

  • Coach clients and assist in writing and launching their online dating profiles.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of current fashion trends, make-up and accessories.

*All duties as described above must be done with a time sensitive, optimistic and team player attitude.

Basic Qualifications:

•   Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in a related field.

•   Experience in previous roles assisting individuals in achieving their goals.

•   Proficiency in Outlook, Google docs, and Excel.

•   Enthusiastic and energetic about helping people develop healthy, happy relationships. 

•   Self-motivated to stay in communication with Clients and address their individual circumstances.

•   Highly motivated, energetic self-starter with goal-oriented personality.

•   Ability to feel comfortable working with a wide range of ages, ethnicities, cultural perspectives and dating preferences.

•   Experience helping adults with dating and relationship struggles is a PLUS.

•   Experience carrying a high caseload in a high pressure, fast-paced work environment is a plus and strong attention to detail is a must in this role.

•   Sales experience is a plus.

•   Experience working in a corporate environment is a plus.

We will contact those who are selected for interviews within 2 weeks of applying.