New Business Development - Outside Sales - NJ Territory

Corporate Essentials

About Us

Quite a long time ago, actually, more than 20 years ago, a vision was born; to create a company whose products and services would be valued by customers, respected by peers and suppliers and loved by its employees. Today, that vision is a reality in ways we couldn’t have dreamed, and yet we are still continually striving to be better, always changing and growing. As leaders in our industry, Corporate Essentials continues to set the bar by investing in and improving our product offerings, technology, people and training. This allows us to provide our customers with the finest products, services and value. Today Corporate Essential brings our expertise and passion to more than 1,500 clients, reaching more than 150,000 employees with our products and services daily. Our products and services help our clients fuel positive culture enabling their employees to work happy.

Job Description

Are you looking for a sales opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Are you interested in hunting for companies that you can help increase employee engagement, through our office coffee, snack, breakroom and catering services? As a NJ Account Executive, you will be responsible for seeking out new business opportunities, interfacing with mid-senior level decision-makers, and communicating the Corporate Essentials value proposition in a consultative manner. The candidate should have a hunter mentality, must be extremely professional, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and be able to work independently on multiple projects at the same time. This territory will include Central and Northern New Jersey. Three weeks of training will be provided.


  • Research and qualify prospects in Central and Northern New Jersey

  • Conducting phone calls for lead generation and with potential leads

  • Hunt for new business opportunities within the territory 

  • Manage full sales cycle; from prospecting outreach to close

  • Presenting the Corporate Essentials value proposition to high-level decision-makers via in-person meetings and/or online demonstrations

  • Establishing and maintaining close relationships with clients and their decision-makers

  • Communicate details of client needs to Operations team

  • Attend networking events for lead cultivation and new client opportunities

  • Additional projects as assigned by the manager


  • Above all else, the ideal candidate will have a winning attitude with a willingness to learn and a drive to succeed

  • Exceptional follow up, and closing skills essential

  • 1 -3 years preferred of successful previous experience as a sales representative consistently meeting or exceeding targets.

  • Business-to-business (B2B) experience is preferred

  • Experience with CRM applications both from a user perspective.

  • Must be focused and organized and have excellent communication, organizational and problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to work across departments to achieve an end goal.

  • Committed to continued education through workshops, seminars, and conferences

  • Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close

  • Strong business sense and knowledge of a variety of industries

  • Ability to meet at Corporate Office (Parsippany, NJ) as requested by the manager for meetings and development

  • Expected to work out of the central and northern NJ territory

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Daily travel to clients and prospects

  • Experience in creating spreadsheets, powerpoint, and other shared documents for internal and external use

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required


Compensation: $40,000 base salary plus a competitive commission structure. In addition, your tolls, parking, and mileage are taken care of!

Benefits: At Corporate Essentials, we like to recognize achievement. New Account Executives can have a night out on Corporate Essentials just for doing your job - hitting your quota for three months in a row following your new hire training!  We offer a full benefits package, including medical, dental and vision. In addition, once eligible, you are welcome to participate in our 401K plan. Build your future with a growing company. Apply today!

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