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Account Growth Director

Seattle, WA

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Position- Account Growth Director

Location- Fremont neighborhood of Seattle, WA

Benefits- Outstanding medical, dental, vision, 401k, PTO and free use of our beach house in Hawaii

Account Growth Director

Aquent has been the global leader in the creative and marketing staffing industry for more than 30 years. Committed to providing a results-driven environment in a progressive and innovative culture, we are seeking consultative sales professionals that share the same entrepreneurial spirit we were founded upon and maintain today. Aquent places digital creative and marketing professionals on contract, contract to hire and permanent positions with fortune 500 clients around the globe.

Our team dedicated to a large online retailer in Seattle is hiring an Account Growth Director to sell our staffing solutions, SOW business and managed services solutions to c-suite executives in creative and marketing departments.

Keys to success:

  • A proven track record in developing enterprise-level accounts in a metrics-driven environment.

  • A background in a staffing or staff-augmentation is a plus.

  • 5-8 years of solution sales experience

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Experience working with staffing MSPs as well as senior-level buyers.

  • Strong written and verbal presentation skills.

  • A solid background in the creative and marketing space.


The Account Growth Director will have a laser focus on this massive online retailer. The AGD is expected to retain existing business while pursuing additional profitable growth opportunities within the key account. The AGD is responsible for selling and supporting Aquent’s complete product and service offering. Focusing on existing and new buyers with high-value, strategic growth opportunities, the AGD’s most important customer interactions are face-to-face meetings on a weekly basis.

The AGD’s primary role is selling – hunting and farming – into this large online retailer. You’ll lead the overall growth strategy, and manage all contracts and negotiations with senior members of your client’s procurement and contracts team, third-party vendor(s) like Managed Service Providers (MSP), hiring managers, and other key client and Aquent stakeholders. You will cross-sell Aquent’s solutions to achieve comprehensive account penetration with maximum exposure for Aquent’s services. The end result is closing multi-year staffing solution deals.

Pursuing and supporting large companies requires exceptional presentation skills, whether internal, external, one-on-one, or with a large audience. You’ll lead, manage, and deliver quarterly and annual business reviews, as well as develop new business by generating inspiring and memorable presentations.

What We Offer:

  • Work/life balance: we say it, we mean it!

  • Generous benefits package: medical, vision and dental benefits, generous 401(k), FSA, tuition reimbursement, paid sick/vacation time, and more

  • An unusually generous and flexible vacation offered - AKA vacation when you need it

  • Free use of the company's Hawaii and Florida beach houses

  • Individualistic approach: we encourage a personal touch to your work - we don't believe in a "one-size-fits-all" approach

  • Industry reputation: we are the world's largest creative staffing firm

If you would like to learn more about this role, let’s start a conversation - apply so we can connect!!

Vitamin T/Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


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