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Sr. Account Manager – Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN

Existing Business | Strategic New Business | High Compensation/Growth Opportunity


Location: Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area  Company: Privately owned IT Consulting firm with expansive service offering including management of large-scale IT projects  Role: Major Account management, Client Relationship management and strategic New Business pursuit Salary: Negotiable based on experience and skill  Commission/Bonus: Exciting, high compensation commission/incentive plan  Total Compensation Potential: $225,000+ with no earnings cap  Benefits: Solid benefits package


Established, powerful IT Consulting firm capable of full scale IT Solutions including: SOW, SLA and T&M driven IT projects, manged IT services, expanded professional services and on-site/off-site client services. With a well-established, highly profitable business and a clearly differentiated business model, our client is positioned to continue uninhibited growth over the next 5+ years. Deep financial resources support the ability to invest, innovate. lead and grow. The leaders (owners) of the company are deeply-rooted, highly competent, committed, transparent, high-integrity innovators prepared to invest in improvements, act on ideas and quickly embrace change.

  • No “micromanagement”
    • Leadership believes in hiring self-driven/self-managing sales professionals
  • Supportive leadership
    • Work smart, stay focused, keep it simple
    • Do what works
    • Adapt to change
    • Try new things
  • Collaboration
    • SME and sales support
    • Powerful recruitment, delivery and client engagement support
    • Client-centric culture of excellence, best-practices and win/win outcomes
  • Balance
    • Real-life approach to work/life balance
    • Flexibility to work remotely if/when necessary
    • Well-equipped work environment (example: stand-up desks)
    • Fun, energized environment promoting a GREAT work experience


The Sr. Account Manager will take over existing business (already established MSAs) and collaborate directly with leadership to develop a strategy to support the pursuit of high-value prospective clients. This is a sales and client relationship management role based in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN. Currently, the role does not have a travel requirement. Business will be conducted with local, regional, national and possibly international clients. Some travel may eventually be required.

The Sr. Account Manager role will involve growing existing business and acquiring new business. Responsibilities will include.

  • Opportunity assessment and strategic planning
  • Leveraging existing and creating new client relationships
  • Effectively and consistently engaging IT and business executives
  • Working with SME/others in the development and presentation of compelling solutions
  • Successfully presenting a broad array of services including: IT Solutions, Managed Services, Professional Services and Staffing
  • Developing and meeting business growth goals


  • Minimum 2+ years of successful sales and client relationship management experience in IT Consulting/IT Solutions or IT Resourcing/IT Staffing arena
  • 5+ years experience preferred but not required
  • Attitude, aptitude and B2B sales acumen will be considered a big plus and experience qualifier
  • Excellent communications skills (verbal and written cogency, diplomacy, professionalism)
  • Strongly developed sales acumen, influence and gravitas
  • Outstanding history of developing deep, broad, meaningful and productive client relationships
  • Leadership/executive potential
  • Bachelor’s degree

If you are interested and you meet the Requirements, make a confidential inquiry at or call us at 952-403-9700.


About Deare Search Partners

Deare Search Partners is a specialized Sales and Executive Search Firm located on France Avenue in Bloomington, MN. 

Founded in 1998, we have grown to become the #1 Minnesota and Midwest regional search firm inColor Image of Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal Top Search Firm Award to Deare Search Partners Minneapolis MN Search Firm the placement of executive, management, sales, recruiting, delivery and practice professionals for the IT Services, IT Consulting, Management Consulting and Professional Services sectors. We are also among the top Minneapolis MN Metro based search firms in the placement of sales professionals, sales leaders and operational executives for the broader Information and Communication Technology industries including: Software, SaaS, Hardware, Information Technology Services, Cloud, Big Data, Internet/Web, Digital Marketing, Analytics, Consumerization of IT, Digital Media, Social Media, Telecommunications and Mobile Technologies.

We are the highly specialized, well-connected and hard-working professional search firm behind some of the biggest local, regional and national business growth stories in the tech sector. Since 1998, our goal has been to have our clients and candidates associate our name with the highest level of professionalism and the most profound results they will ever experience with a recruiting firm.