VP (INTERNAL)- Account Executive

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Employment Type


Chicago, IL

Full Time

Business Development

About Our Client

Vetted Placements is a full-service, end-to-end recruiting firm devoted to finding our clients’ great talent. Our process is simple, streamlined, and transparent. At VP, we take the hassle out of recruiting. Our clients’ time is valuable. We want them to spend it running their business, not recruiting.

We deliver superior results to our clients by having the best employees in the industry. Our philosophy is simple. If our employees are happy, engaged, motivated, and rewarded they will deliver exceptional results to our clients. We achieve this by providing our employees autonomy, one on one training, competitive compensation and incentive plans, company equity, and fostering a culture of transparency, teamwork, and promotions based on meritocracy.

Summary of Position

Vetted Placements is looking to hire a full-time Account Executive responsible for generating new business and developing long-term relationships with clients.  This person should be extremely organized, driven, motivated, and comfortable working directly with C-Level to build and grow relationships.  A successful candidate will be great at building relationships and have excellent client service skills through in person, phone, and email communication. This person will be responsible for growing and maintaining their own pipeline. Success will be measured by achieving margin and sales quotas.  This person will report directly to the Chief Executive Officer.


  • Conduct research on clients and contacts

  • Prospect daily to attain new business through email, phone, and in person meetings

  • Negotiate legal contracts

  • Negotiate pricing terms

  • Ensure timely payment of client invoices

  • Serve as primary point of contact and build long relationships

  • Develop a trusted advisor relationship with clients

  • Forecast and track key account metrics and progress

  • Act as liaise between clients and internal VP teams

  • Maintain Customer Relationship Management (CRM) tool


Required Experience

  • 4+ years of sales experience

    • Cold calling, emailing, and in-person meetings

    • True hunter experience preferred

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited university

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Microsoft Suite knowledge

  • Customer Relationship Management



  • Competitive salary and uncapped commission

  • Company equity awards

  • 24 Days PTO

  • Company outings

  • Fitness Incentive

  • Cell Phone Stipend

  • Retirement savings plan match

  • Health/dental insurance

  • Paid maternity/paternity/adoption Leave

  • Health Savings Account (HSA)