Account Executive

Schaumburg, IL | Job ID: 62212

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is forecasting growth and expansion in the second half of 2020, and we are seeking experienced Account Executives to help us drive sales across our clients and prospects in the Chicagoland suburbs. Our Schaumburg and Oak Brook offices are known for their close-knit and collaborative culture, and there is opportunity to build a thriving sales career at either location. 

As an Account Executive, you will work directly under a Sales Manager and a VP of Sales who have a combined 15 years of industry experience. With their guidance and mentorship, you will learn how to target key decision makers, identify opportunities, and build long-lasting and profitable client relationships. 


Account Executive Responsibilities: 

  • Build relationships with hiring managers at small to mid-sized businesses with the goal of making LaSalle Network their main staffing provider 
  • Make cold calls to prospective clients and set introductory meetings to learn about their business and their current or future hiring needs 
  • Present LaSalle’s services and capabilities to clients in face-to-face meetings 
  • Establish long-term relationships with clients through frequent follow-up calls, meetings, lunches, and entertainment 
  • Collaborate with recruiters at LaSalle Network to ensure that clients are receiving superior service and high-quality candidates 
  • Grow existing accounts while continuously prospecting and generating new business 


Account Executive Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Minimum of one year of experience in an outbound sales role, with proven ability to cold call and set meetings 
  • Competitive, goal-driven, and motivated by successfully overcoming objections and winning business 
  • Excellent communication skills, an ability to build rapport, and a natural curiosity and desire to learn about various businesses and careers 


If you are passionate about continuing your career in sales and are seeking a company that offers professional development, meaningful work, and direct access to senior leadership, please apply to our Account Executive role today! 


Thank you, 

Meghan McGrath 

Internal Recruiter 

LaSalle Network 


Keywords and Related Terms: account executive , sales , business development , business development manager , account manager , staffing , recruiting , cold call , prospecting 

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v.  

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in administrative, accounting and finance, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.