Account Executive, IT or Finance & Accounting Staffing

Washington, DC 20006

Employment Type: Full-time Industry: Account Executive Job Number: 6648 Is this job hybrid?: Yes

Job Description

Account Executive, IT or Finance & Accounting Staffing - Hybrid, DC Metro Area

5+ years Staffing Sales Experience Required!

We are seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented Account Executive to join our client’s growing firm specializing in IT and Accounting & Finance staffing solutions. As an Account Executive, you will play a pivotal role in expanding their client base and driving revenue growth. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small boutique-style start-up with a track record of success and a vision for further scaling in the industry.

What you’ll do:
  • Generate new business opportunities by proactively identifying and engaging potential clients in the IT or Finance sectors.
  • Conduct market research to identify industry trends, competitor activities, and potential target markets.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their staffing needs, and presenting tailored solutions.
  • Negotiate contracts and close deals while ensuring customer satisfaction and long-term partnerships.
  • Meet and exceed sales targets and key performance indicators (KPIs) within assigned territories or market segments.

What you need:
  • Proven track record in sales, preferably in the staffing industry, with at least 5 years of experience.
  • Strong expertise in selling IT or F&A staffing services, with a deep understanding of the respective job functions and market demands.
  • Exceptional communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence stakeholders at various organizational levels.
  • Self-motivated, results-driven, and comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced start-up environment.
  • Ability to thrive in challenging situations, adapt to changing circumstances, and seize opportunities.
  • Experience in managing client relationships and delivering high-quality customer service.

What you’ll get:
  • Flexibility to work either on a hybrid schedule if based locally in the D.C. Metro or fully remote if based elsewhere.
  • Competitive compensation with a strong base salary and commission that starts on dollar 1.
  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits, paid time off (PTO), and a 401(k) plan (expected to be implemented next year) are part of the compensation package.

If you are a driven sales professional with a proven ability to excel in challenging environments, we invite you to apply now and be a part of an exciting growth story!

Job Number 6648

Additional Information

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