11534 - Account Executive - Engineering - (Columbus)

USA    |     Sales/Business Development   |   Full-time
Job Reference: 11534 - Posted 18-Jun-2024

Together we change lives.


Kelly is a team of experts driven by our belief that the impact of the right person in the right job is limitless.


No matter where you are in your career journey you can apply your knowledge and passion to move people, organizations, and communities forward.  You’ll have opportunities to grow your expertise and capabilities, both professionally and personally.  As a team we celebrate inclusion, caring and collaboration.  As a company we value your contribution, we work with integrity, and we always put people first – so your impact really will change lives.


The Engineering Account Executive Representative is accountable for:

  • Business development including the following: territory management, lead identification and qualification, cold calling, setting appointments, creating and developing proposals and pricing models, making presentations, documenting customer agreements (e.g., contract, service agreement), closing sales through effective negotiation, documenting sales activities and may conduct business reviews.  
  • After the account has been sold, the Business Development Representative is responsible for partnering with the branch staff to ensure effective service delivery. 
  • Successful business development will result in cost-effective, quality solutions for our customers, a positive work environment and fair pay for our temporary employees, and, most importantly, increased market share and profitability for Kelly. 


Essential Skills:

  • Build and maintain mutually beneficial business relationships with decision-makers and end-users at current and prospective customers, as well as community leaders and representatives from relevant business associations.
  • Proven ability to develop new business, build consultative relationships, and successfully negotiate sales.
  • Driven to succeed – Specialty solutions oriented, works well under pressure with strong sense of urgency.


Seeking candidates with 2+ years of experience, BA or BS preferred, and Engineering staffing industry experience is highly preferred.


Total compensation package and benefits commensurate with the position. 


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse, equitable and inclusive workforce, including, but not limited to, race, gender, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law


This description reflects assignment of essential functions; however, it is not an exhaustive list and does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Job duties may be reviewed upon request for disability related accommodation.