Account Executive - Burnaby

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Account Executive


Reporting directly to the CEO, the Account Executive will be responsible for securing enterprise and/or franchise level business opportunities in all market segments and will own and manage the respective growth. They will have a strong work ethic with the ability to adapt to a fast paced, dynamic work environment. The Account Executive will be responsible for Mindfield’s ongoing business development activities. These efforts will assist in achieving maximum sales profitability, growth and account penetration within the market segment.


How Will YOU Make an Impact as the Account Executive


  • Establishes, develops and maintains business relationships with prospective customers in the market segment to generate new business for the organization’s products/services.
  • Drives the initial evaluation and qualification of the customer opportunity
  • Researches sources for developing prospective customers and for information to determine their potential.
  • Analyzes the market’s potential and determines the value of existing and prospective customer’s value to the organization.
  • Develops clear and effective written proposals/quotations for current and prospective customers.
  • Coordinates sales effort with marketing, sales management, accounting, logistics and technical service groups.
  • Plans and organizes personal sales strategy by maximizing the return on time investment for the territory/segment.
  • Supports management with oral and written reports on customer needs, problems, interests, competitive activities, and potential for new products and services.
  • Keeps abreast of product applications, market conditions, competitive activities, advertising and promotional trends through the reading of pertinent literature and consulting with marketing and technical service areas.
  • Participates in trade shows and conventions.
  • Supports the targeted marketing strategy to both our strategic accounts and SME market (email, content, tradeshows, webinars, conferences)
  • Communicates in a professional, effective and timely manner with the leadership team, staff and customers alike, including the development of well written emails, proposals, status reports and project plans and all other communications.
  • Manages projects and priorities efficiently communicating progress to the leadership team and executive management.

What makes you a great candidate?


  • A minimum of 5 years of direct sales experience in the B2B market with demonstrated success in solution sales such as RPO, recruiting solutions, SaaS services, outsourced recruitment services, enterprise software
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited College or University or equivalent related experience
  • Proven track record of selling recurring revenue solutions with a minimum of $750k annual quota
  • Actively involved in local and national HR events and conferences
  • Deep recruitment industry expertise and a true HR thought leader in local network
  • Demonstrated experience developing new business relationships - a true “hunter” mentality who strives for the close
  • Strong needs analysis, interpersonal and listening skills
  • Dynamic presentation and public speaking skills
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Display strong closing techniques throughout the sales cycle
  • Articulate, motivated and organized
  • Comfortable working with senior executives and display ability to develop relationships at all levels
  • Experience with Salesforce CRM and reporting capabilities
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite

Why You Should Work for Mindfield!


  • Ready to surround yourself with high-performing innovators who make a difference?!
  • We believe in what we do, we are in the business of people – we help our clients find amazing talent and job seekers find work they love
  • Immerse yourself in a culture of excellence that focuses on personal and professional growth across our organization
  • The opportunity to be a part of a professional, passionate, and quickly growing team in an open concept office environment
  • Not sold yet? Check out #MindfieldLife and @Mindfieldgroup on Instagram

About Mindfield


Our solution combines professional recruiters, simple to use technology and a data-driven hiring strategy that promises to improve the quality of your hourly workforce. Mindfield is a technology-enabled talent solutions provider that partners with companies to improve the quality of their hourly workforce.


We use a data-driven hiring strategy that combines people, technology and process. This approach focuses on tying business outcomes such as sales performance, tenure and engagement to the selection, hiring and measurement of quality candidates.


Simply put, we find our clients the best talent, and measure how that talent performs, with an end-to-end platform that attracts, screens, measures and reports. It’s an end-to-end solution; from the moment a job is opened, to the time a qualified candidate is hired. This greatly simplifies the process for hiring managers, with data and analysis that provides continuous improvements and insights into your workforce. When an employer works with Mindfield, we are able to find those candidates who are qualified, with exactly the right expectations and attitudes, and who will excel at the positions they fill. That’s because we ensure that employer and employee are of like-mind. When that connection is made, is when a powerful hourly workforce is created.