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Account Executive - Fleet Services (South Texas Region)

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Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Houston, TX, US, 77001

Company: J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Requisition #: 18410
Functional Area:  Field Sales; Transportation Safety
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Options:  Remote / Work from Home in the US – West Region
Work Hours:  Standard Business Hours Including Travel

Position Summary

J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., a leading supplier of safety and compliance solutions, has an exciting opportunity for a dynamic Sales professional in their National Accounts field program.  This role works in partnership with an inside sales rep to sell a diverse suite of J. J. Keller products and services, including cloud-based solutions, Training Content, and Consulting Services to senior level leadership contacts in the transportation safety market. This role interacts with our largest strategic clients (Fortune 1000).  To be qualified, you must reside within the assigned South Texas territory (ideally Austin or Houston area) and be available to travel 50% of the time.


Join our field sales team today as we help employers to protect people and the businesses they run!

Job Responsibilities

  • Meet and exceed monthly financial goal objectives/metrics while developing a pipeline for future opportunities.
  • Drives revenue in assigned national enterprise accounts by developing and leveraging relationships with senior level executives of clients. Influences long-term strategic decisions as a partner to our clients.
  • Sells a variety of industry-leading cloud-based products and services, working collaboratively with a dedicated inside sales partner, as well as internal support teams – implementation, marketing, consulting, legal and product engineers.
  • Develops and implements selling strategies and business growth opportunities for new and existing clients.
  • Navigates complex business cycles, working with internal and external stakeholders to achieve the business goals of the client.
  • Negotiates pricing, terms and conditions and other key agreement components for complex deals. Develops supply agreements, contracts, merchandising and pricing strategies as appropriate with internal support.
  • Organizes and manages the sales process for each account to capitalize on selling opportunities and ensure all follow-up activities are handled in a timely manner, including transition to the implementation staff.
  • Continuously qualifies and develops accounts by identifying additional contacts/buyers and sales opportunities. Develops meaningful relationships with existing clients to continue to support and grow the business.
  • Services all clients, internal and external, as the primary point of contact. Works with internal stakeholders to help address any challenges to the mutual satisfaction of both the company and the client.
  • Coordinates clients visits as appropriate, plans travel efficiently.




  • Field sales experience selling cloud-based applications, and/or related transportation/fleet training products and services.
  • Experience selling to and negotiating with large enterprise level clients preferred.
  • Experience building strategic business partnerships and navigating complex business cycles.



  • Bachelor's Degree in Business related field; in lieu of a Bachelor’s degree 4 years of relevant field sales experience will be considered.


Other Skills/Qualifications:

  • Business development skills and ability to utilize a consultative sales approach.
  • Ability to manage sales process independently and in collaboration with inside sales associates.
  • Self-motivated with strong time management, planning and organizational skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, verbal and presentation skills. Independent problem-solving skills. Confident, assertive, and goal oriented.
  • Must possess valid driver’s license.
  • Must be able to travel approximately 50% of the time.

Physical Requirements

Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment. Work involves operation of personal computer equipment for extended periods of time. Frequent airplane or car travel required for this position. 

Other Information

At J. J. Keller, we are Difference Makers because the work we do truly matters. We protect people’s lives every day. In fact, more than 90% of Fortune® 1000 companies rely on J. J. Keller to help create safe work environments. View our CAREERS video to learn more about being a Difference Maker at J. J. Keller and click here to learn what our associates have to say about life as an associate at J.J. Keller. 

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.!  If you experience system-related issues or need assistance with the online application, please call (920) 720-7700.

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J. J. Keller provides a competitive benefit package which includes the following (eligibility requirements apply):  Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plan, etc. The compensation range for this role is $125,000.00 to $145,000.00 which varies depending on factors including, but not limited to, a candidate’s overall experience and geographic location. Note that J. J. Keller is not currently recruiting employees to work in California. J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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