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Director of Sales – Strategic Staffing Services – Minneapolis, MN

Exciting breakthrough opportunity for a staffing sales pro looking to make a move into a full market sales management/executive role.

High Compensation | Equity Opportunity

LocationBloomington, MN  Companymarket leading general staffing services firm with multiple locations  Role: sales and full management responsibilities of the new business development team(s)  Salary: $80,000++ (negotiable based on experience)  Commissiongenerous  margin-based commission plan  Earnings potential$140,000 – $200,000++  Benefitsgood benefits package

Equity opportunity!

This well-established general staffing services firm has a very strong niche identity and is built on a deep core of solid, long-term client relationships.

“Player/Coach” role involving hands-on selling to strategic accounts, managing the selling function and managing team(s) across multiple locations in the Twin Cities area.


  • Develop market plan and sales strategy identifying prospective new customers
  • Sell to strategic, high-potential prospective accountsMN IT Staffing and IT Solutions Firm
  • Participate in company and industry events
  • Manage the full sales function, including:
    • Hire, develop and manage sales staff and lead sales department
    • Set specific team goals and timelines
    • Create individual goals supported by specific individual plans
    • Establish reporting and accountability for team members
    • Monitor individual activity/performance
    • Teach, coach, manage- develop team, optimize performance
    • Continuously develop, measure and improve sales strategies
    • Assemble competitive intelligence and implement competitive strategies
    • Collaborate closely with marketing and company ownership/leadership

Previous management experience is a plus but NOT required

  • 5 years of successful outside business-to-business sales experience
  • Staffing business (any kind) strongly preferred
  • Sales-minded, passion for sales action, adaptable to quick change
  • Strong sales and business acumen with equally strong leadership attributes
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Solid business strategy, planning, forecasting, operational and organizational skills
  • High-energy, mass-action business mover with a focus on real business breakthroughs and real business results
  • Open, collaborative, personable, authentic, fearless, creative and curious
  • 4 year college degree strongly preferred

Salary = $80,000 (negotiable based on experience)
Individual Sales Commission = strong GM-based incentive plan
Team Performance Bonus = TBD based on the performance of the full team you manage