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What We Need

Strategic Account Executives

We are currently seeking personable, tenacious, and self-starting individuals for our Sales Team to staff our Bakersfield office.

The Strategic Account Executive

Will be responsible for driving our cloud-based, core HR Workforce Management Solution software directly to medium- to large-sized businesses within a geographic territory. This position requires the ability to effectively close sales utilizing professional sales techniques. We will provide exceptional support to bolster your efforts to succeed. This position requires customer contact in the field. This is a full-time, exempt position.

  • Reach or Exceed Assigned Sales Goals
  • Develop and maintain a tactical sales plan for assigned territory
  • Connect prospective business’s requirements with our products and services
  • Engage prospective companies
  • Implement top-down sales tactics to target Presidents, CEOs, CFOs, and Owners to convert prospects into clients
  • Build network in person and via phone of key decision makers to develop relationships with C-level executives
  • Represent PPI Business Services in the field and at tradeshows, or the like, as required
  • Establish and maintain good customer relations with both internal and external customers

  • Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent work experience
  • Successful outside B2B, executive-level sales experience, with proven proficiency in relationship selling: prospecting, presentation skills, closing, and territory management
  • Goal-oriented, determined and possesses the demonstrated ability to exceed sales quotas
  • Proven relationship building/selling
  • Ability to effectively communicate through all mediums (verbal, listening, written, digital) with C-level executives
  • Organized and possesses efficient time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and/or with a team
  • Capacity to effectively manage themselves
  • Keen business judgment
  • Self-confident
  • Capacity to work under pressure
  • Strong work ethic

  • Base Salary PLUS Commissions
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • FSAs for Medical and Dependent Care Reimbursement
  • 401(k) Plan with Employer Match
  • Life Insurance; Company-Provided and Optional
  • Business Expense Reimbursement

Come, be part of an organization that helps its clients succeed by providing premier customer service utilizing advanced technology solutions!

If you are interested in becoming a part of this successful team, or know someone who is, send a cover letter and resume to

Payroll People Inc. Business Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Who We Are

PPI Business Services is headquartered in Fresno, California. We are a privately-owned workforce management company specializing in: HR, Benefits, Time, Payroll, and ACA. We have been Making Business Easy for our clients across the country since 1981. Our companies specialize in cloud-based core HR software, and other related services, that are accurate and efficient enough to shield our clients from the complexities of workforce compliance.

Why We Do What We Do

We believe that Making Business Easy allows companies to be more prosperous. We make it possible for employers to engage their employees, increase productivity, efficiently manage workforce compliance issues, and quickly get back to their core business.