Account Executive

Reference Number: 16140011
Location: Greenville, South Carolina, US
Category: Sales / Retail / Business Development

Are you a good judge of talent?


If so, read on to see if The Newell Group might be a fit for you.


We offer a guaranteed base salary plus an excellent commission scale, major medical benefits with a low deductible, plus great training and growth potential!

Founded in 2000, The Newell Group has grown into one of the most successful recruitment organizations in the country as part of the MRI Network. With a full range of Permanent Placement options ranging from Retained or Contingency Search to Contract Staffing and large-scale Project Search solutions, our company offers you the flexibility you want at the pace you demand.

  • Are you motivated by being recognized and rewarded financially for your efforts?
  • Are you interested in an exciting career where you get to make a difference in people's lives? 
  • Do people like to talk to you?
  • Can you establish mutually beneficial telephone conversations?
  • Do you like solving problems?
  • Can you work independently?
  • Do you have strong organizational skills?
  • Do you have a helping attitude?

If so, we are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic person to add to our conveniently located Greenville office.  We need a talented, self-motivated individual with the ability to:


  • Source, target, recruit and deliver highly qualified candidates using techniques and resources including but not limited to market research, job boards, referrals, networking and cold calling.
  • Make 60+ outbound calls a day.
  • Speak confidently with potential candidates, hold their interest in speaking with you and gather information.
  • Manage multiple job openings at once.
  • Evaluate skills sets and match them to the appropriate position.
  • Manage the flow of resume submittals.


 Job Requirements 

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
  • Very strong follow up skills.
  • Team player with ability to collaborate with others.
  • Excellent planning and organization skills. Multi-tasking skills a must.
  • Drive and motivation to succeed in a competitive business setting.
  • Sense of urgency and ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.
  • Strong aptitude for building and managing relationships.
  • Professionalism is a must.
  • Must be outgoing and confident.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Have a desire to learn and advance in a fast paced sales environment, and be capable of regularly using good judgment and discretion to accomplish goals and work requirements.
  • Attention to detail with emphasis on accuracy and quality.
  • Ability to handle rejection and move on, must not get flustered easily.
  • Strong computer skills (to include MS Word and database experience).
  • Previous recruiting, staffing, telemarketing, sales, retail, telephone, and database experience is a plus.

Why join The Newell Group?


Below are comments from a few of our team members as to why they decided to join our office and why they are happy to be part of the MRI family:

Recent Hires -

  • The camaraderie among the office really makes for an enjoyable work environment. While salespeople are very competitive in nature, everybody is out to help others in the office succeed.”


  • “The commitment to me as a new member of the team. I was also given a mentor to help me get started in the business.”



Experienced team members -

  • Management understands the balance between family life and work, and has a genuine interest in my family and their security. “
  • Ongoing training to keep the saw sharp.”
  • “Tenured office with coworkers that help and genuinely want me to succeed.”



If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please contact Alex Walter,

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)