Kelly Services Business Development Representative - Commercial Staffing - St. Louis, MO in St. Louis Missouri United States

Commercial Business Development Representative

Kelly Services, Inc., a leading provider in workforce solutions, has an excellent full time opportunity for a Commercial Business Development Representative.

The Business Development Representative is responsible for developing business with prospective strategic customers and penetration and retention of existing customers. Business development includes 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 conducting 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. The Business Development Representative acts a business consultant gaining a thorough understanding of the customer's needs/business issues and selecting the appropriate Kelly solution to meet those needs. As such, the Business Development Representative must possess a solid working knowledge of the complete range of Kelly's service offerings and capabilities in order to effectively cross-sell multiple service lines. Business Development Representatives must also remain current with competitive trends, staffing/human resource issues and market conditions and their effect on business. Operating within company policy, the Business Development Representative exercises discretion and independent judgment in making decisions. 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 Services.

The successful candidate should possess a bachelor’s degree (preferably in Human Resources, Business, or Marketing) or equivalent work experience or a high school diploma, plus two years of sales experience in the staffing or service industry, including selling to strategic accounts. The candidate must possess a proven ability to develop business, build relationships, communicate both orally and in writing, and network. In addition, they must demonstrate a strong internal/external customer focus and personal leadership, and solid negotiation and presentation skills. The candidate must also collaborate effectively with all levels of management.

KELLY Services

About Kelly Services®

Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA, KELYB) is a leader in providing workforce solutions. Kelly® offers a comprehensive array of outsourcing and consulting services as well as world-class staffing on a temporary, temporary-to-hire and direct-hire basis. Serving clients around the globe, Kelly provided employment to approximately 540,000 employees in 2013. Revenue in 2013 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn, & Twitter. Download WorkWire™, a free career and employment resource iPad® app by Kelly Services.

We are authentic, the industry founder. We believe in relationships, not transactions. We value teamwork, realizing that we are stronger together than as individuals. We take seriously the promises we make. We are passionate, dedicated and driven to excel. With us it has never been about being the biggest. It has always been about being the best and doing the right thing.

At our core, we are a community. Each day we welcome into our community the varied talents of all people who embrace our culture of service, teamwork and integrity. We offer the opportunity to work with the best companies in the world, and to make a difference in the communities in which we live and work.

We foster an inclusive environment where people are engaged and succeed. A passion for people drives our focus on long-term growth, learning and development. We create a world of opportunities for those with varied talents and a drive to excel. When our people succeed, we succeed.

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans and is committed to employing a diverse workforce.

Job Title: Business Development Representative - Commercial Staffing - St. Louis, MO

Job Function: Staffing: Sales/Recruiting

Job Sub-Category: Commercial Staffing

Location: Missouri

Metro Area: Missouri - St. Louis

Job Number: JO-1312-20764

Grade: 38