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Director, Sales/Business Development - Staffing Sales
Ref No.: 14-01764
Location: NYC, New York
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 10/06/2014
Job Description:
Job Title: Business Development Director for Talent Options (TO)
Reports To: Managing Director of Client/ Partner
Location: New York, NY

Talent Options is a rapidly growing boutique consulting/staffing firm. We are a spin-off company that is been around since 1996, We consider ourselves as experts in the field of talent acquisition. We partner and identify exceptional talent to accelerate our clients growth. Unlike traditional staffing models, our recruitment process ensures full integration to capture a client's culture and employment brand. We provide a personalized and collaborative value proposition to both the candidate and client. The team at Talent Options is not only very process oriented but very passionate. We are small growing company.

Talent Options and our partners are Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employers and welcome all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or religion or other legally protected status.

Keywords: Business Development, Sales, Director, New York, NY

The position as the Director of Business Development Manager at Talent Options requires a person who is passionate, entrepreneurial, process oriented and consistently closing their own business and is responsible for the successful business development in the US and assigned region to identify, develop, and close new business opportunities.
Massive opportunity to build a team
This person will directly report into one of the Partners at Talent Options.
- This person will partner with the MD/Partner in the development of the annual sales forecast and annual sales and marketing plans for their region;
- Applies extensive experience in major account development, direct sales, and sales management;
- Disciplined in using our internal process;
- Listens well; Good problem solver;
- Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills
- Relates well to prospects, customers, third-party business partners, fellow TO employees, and senior management.

Opportunity TO Provides
  • Participating in and contributing to an entrepreneurial, high-growth work environment
  • Learning to use and contributing to the development of sophisticated systems and processes
  • Being a leader in a company with a reputation for excellence
  • Learning new skills and growing as a producer, manager, and leader in their career
  • Being well compensated for outstanding contribution
  • Develop regional sales strategies
  • Generate and close new business opportunities in either of the verticals (Full Time, Direct Consulting or MSP/VMS)
  • Co-develop and align with achievement of sales targets with the Managing Directors
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and competitors
  • Participate in regular business development team meetings and one-on-one meetings with the National Director of Development
  • Attend conferences across the US to bring new business leads & maintain existing contacts
  • Co-developed and delivered annual and quarterly sales forecasts on time
  • Post sales goals every week and prospecting action plans every month
  • Ensure sales goals are exceeded
  • Consistently receive outstanding positive feedback from TO clients and partners
  • Work with minimal supervision and remained focused on performing this job description successfully
  • Receive excellent performance reviews from supervisor
Desired Skills and Experience
  • Mature, emotionally stable, reliable, consistent, high energy, straightforward
  • Great team player and takes initiative to support achievement of the office's sales goals
  • Passionate about selling
  • Presents well, negotiates effectively, and closes business
  • Demonstrates initiative and enthusiasm
  • Multitasks efficiently and maintains a productive balance between gaining new and servicing existing customers, as well as electronically documenting prospecting activities and sales calls, meetings, and presentations.
  • HIGHLY prefer candidates who presently have clients that can convert business
Ideal Experience and Profile
  • Bachelor's degree in business-related field; master's degree is a plus
  • Over five seven years' experience as a salesperson selling in a related staffing industry
  • Strong knowledge of staffing and recruiting markets
  • Very skilled in using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Worked in a small businesses or entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent sales and negotiation skills
  • Good business sense
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Good planning and organizational skills
  • The position requires travel 25-50% of the time.
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