Account Executive - Wallpaper & Fabrics
Job Description

Employment :Permanent

# of Openings :1

Classification :Architectural & Design Sales|Business|Outside|Other Industry:Sales|Sales|Sales|Other

Account Executive
Talentcor Professional has partnered with an industry leading distributor of commercial interior / architectural products. We are seeking an Account Executive to join the existing sales team to grow commercial accounts in their assigned territory. This position will have a core focus on prospecting and generating new business. The successful candidate would also be responsible for managing projects from concept to completion in collaboration with the design, project coordination, logistics, and installation teams.  
This position would be a great fit for individuals with a background in A&D Sales as it encompasses technical product sales, project management, generating tender submittals, and strategic selling. Key clients would be in Interior Design, Commercial Real Estate, General construction, as well as Commercial end users.
  • New business development via prospecting, networking, and strategic selling
  • Identifying opportunities through construction websites, directly targeting end users to secure the specification
  • Conducting Lunch & Learn presentations, Product Knowledge sessions, and CEU courses with Interior Designers and Architects
  • Attending various networking events and trade shows to identify new opportunities and to grow the brand’s awareness in the local market
  • Identifying clients needs by asking questions, understanding their buying motivations and finding a solution based on their requirements
  • Managing projects from concept to completion by way of: prospecting, initial consultation, site measurements, product selection, proposals, coordination of shop drawings with GC / Architect, pricing, overseeing installation and customer follow up
  • Manage all sales activities through a CRM
  • 5 years of experience in Sales / Business Development, preference given to candidates who have experience in commercial interiors (wallpaper, flooring, architectural walls, window coverings, contract furniture)
  • Experience prospecting, cold calling, and strategic selling to all levels of decision makers
  • Experience reading and understanding architectural
  • Post-Secondary Education in Sales, Marketing, Architecture or Interior Design
  • Superior customer service attitude
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to negotiate and close sales
  • Existing network in commercial real estate is an asset
Talentcor Professional would like to thank all candidates for their application, however due to the extremely high volume of applications we receive, only candidates being selected for an interview will be contacted. Please email Thomas Laird [Click Here to Email Your Resume] for more information, stating “Account Executive” in the subject line.


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About Talentcor

Talentcor provides recruitment services for Administrative Professionals, Light Industrial, Sales & Marketing, Finance & Accounting, Customer Service, Human Resources, Legal, Skilled Trades and Procurement positions across all industries in Canada. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Talentcor is a division of Design Group Staffing Inc. an organization that is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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