Director, New Client Acquisition in Remote US at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 4/10/2021

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Job Description

US - CareerBuilder



Position Overview

The NCA Sales Director focuses on bringing new logos on to the CareerBuilder client roster, developing leaders in the group, transferring your skill set to the sales reps, and ultimately drive rapid acceleration of sales and EBIDTA through continual development and refinement of the Inside Sales organization. You will be responsible for hiring, training, developing, strategy execution and driving results.


Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • New customer logo acquisition
  • Achieve defined sales and EBIDTA metrics
  • Implementation and compliance with CareerBuilder forecasting and funnel management
  • Promote a healthy and productive sales environment/culture
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to create successful partnerships between sales and marketing, product, training, finance, etc.
  • Support and encourage the company’s mission and values
  • Conflict resolution both internally and externally
  • Hire and maintain productive headcount
  • Develop and Implement planning strategies for future revenue, headcount, and market growth
  • Develop, implement, lead, and monitor the underlying sales processes that will serve as the operating blueprint for the department: Including but not limited to: 1) Strategic coverage model / account alignment to maximize resource and revenue performance; 2) the development of sales manager’s quarterly objectives; and 3) the development and management of appropriate sales management tools such as Forecasting, Pipeline, Account Planning and Implementation.
  • Provide thought leadership as to the emerging trends in the market place that provide insight to key functional areas in the organization impacting our value proposition and its effect on targeted customers.
  • Conduct root cause analysis to identify areas for sales improvement, present findings and implement change management as needed
  • Develop overall growth strategy for Inside Sales team by capturing customer data and partnering with the Marketing organization to develop and implement specific direct marketing programs and initiatives.
  • Responsible for overall sales growth for Inside Sales Team including market penetration, new opportunity development, customer relations and retention.
  • Lead teams toward the successful attainment of profitable revenue objectives and achievement of personal career objectives and development through diligent execution of disciplined sales management processes.

Job Requirements:


  • 5+ years of inside business to business sales experience selling at the executive level
  • 5+ years of business to business sales management experience
  • Able to think creatively, independently and have strong success track record in past sales experience
  • Possess strong leadership skills, and have shown the ability to hire, train, and retain sales professionals
  • Experience working in a business to business, inside sales environment at the senior leadership level
  • Proven track record of winning in “new business” sales environment
  • Ability to drive new business
  • Successful experience leading and developing high activity sales executives in surpassing sales goals
  • Salesforce experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Proven ability to engage, support, and service your customers.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with conceptual sales at enterprise level, solution selling and value-based selling
  • Experience with B2B sales
  • Experience selling media, software or services
  • Experience selling to C-Suite buyers
  • Experience selling to HR buyers and TA buyers
  • Experience working named account lists
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn
  • Able to self-motivate and work independently
  • Ability to effectively manage time, prioritize tasks and work within deadlines
  • Expert level business acumen and ability to think strategically
  • Ability to self-motivate and work independently
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal communication, and organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively manage time, prioritize tasks and work within deadlines


Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to learn and teach new skills quickly
  • Attention to detail
  • Proven record of sales training and personal leadership in selling new logo customers
  • Proven track record of leading an inside sales group
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at once
  • Strong sense of initiative and desire to achieve
  • Ability to gather data, compile information, and prepare reports
  • Ability to create, compose, and edit written materials.
  • Enjoys working in a high energy, fast paced environment
  • Ability to collaborate cross functionally to achieve defined goals


  • High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Communication or Marketing Strongly Preferred

*This role can remain remote, or be office-based in Chicago or Atlanta. All candidate interactions will be remote due to COVID-19. 



Benefits-We’re All About You! 

When you're focused on the goal, not the path – you can be more flexible, and that translates into more productive and satisfied employees. From flexible hours to volunteering during work hours to diverse education opportunities, CareerBuilder is committed to helping employees strike a balance. 

Here are just some benefits we offer:

  • Training that positions you to hit the ground running with ongoing learning and development courses; we never stop investing in our people.
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Programs
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA
  • Global Wellness initiatives to promote financial, mental and physical health and well-being
  • 401(k) Program with a two year vesting schedule, discretionary match, and an opportunity to make Pretax and Roth contributions

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 002118


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