TopMark Funding, LLC is a premier equipment finance company that is growing rapidly. We are actively expanding our sales team on a national footprint and looking to add top sales talent. If you are an ambitious, high-energy, talented sales professional who has 2+ years of experience in equipment finance and you are ready for unlimited earning potential, fast approvals, great buy rates, the ability to compete in the top credit tiers, great support, great funding programs, discounting relationships and the ability to work from home (anywhere in the country) we want to talk to you! Join a winning team with a great culture built on providing our customers with the best service available in the industry.
TopMark Funding, LLC is a premier equipment finance broker. We provide capital to businesses through equipment finance contracts and equipment leases using our unique and specialized lender relationships and programs.
While we specialize in the transportation markets, we can serve all industries and fund all types of equipment.
We provide finance solutions to the full credit spectrum and have competitive offerings in the top credit tiers and the middle market. As the premier broker in the transportation space we win dealer relationships and have offerings that other brokers can’t access due to our lenders’ willingness to work with us as a firm known for originating both quality transactions and consistent volume. We use our own documents and enjoy a discounting relationship with our core lenders.
We provide unparalleled opportunities for sales professionals with industry experience to join our exclusive sales team. This includes access to a wide variety of lenders, discounting relationships, full commission sales plans, credit, funding, and marketing support, cutting edge systems, and the ability to work from home. Our onboarding process provides for a strong base, commission and draw option during the first six months of employment, while new team members build their pipeline of business and get acquainted with our lenders, systems, and processes.
We specialize in transactions ranging from $25,000 to $250,000. At TopMark, we help businesses grow and there is a focus on developing a relationship with our clients that results in repeat business. We offer an exciting work environment that rewards team members who have a high sense of urgency and strong ability achieve results. TopMark Funding is growing, and this is an exciting time to join our sales team.
About the Job: Senior Account Executive
We are growing our sales team and are only looking to add dynamic, high-performing Senior Account Executives with equipment financing experience and a track record of strong performance. We are also interested in discussing opportunities with small broker shop owners with two (2) or more years of successful equipment financing sales experience who are experienced in the broker business model and looking to expand their opportunity to earn at higher levels.
In the role of Senior Account Executive at TopMark, you will manage your own book of business by prospecting commercial equipment dealers (or vendors), and business owners across the country, while educating them on TopMark Funding’s financing options and earning their business.
The ideal candidate has a history of bringing on new business, achieving and exceeding sales quotas and enjoys the challenges that come with building relationships with business owners and equipment dealers. TopMark has an experienced Operations Team that provide our sales professionals with top tier support so that our sales personnel can spend their time building relationships and closing transactions, and less time on processing paperwork. Our goal and expectations are that our Account Executives will be able to fund $300K+ in Gross Margin per year after their initial 6 months of orientation.
This position offers a hands-on orientation program covering: The TopMark Underwriting Process, The TopMark Deal Structure and General Sales Philosophy, TopMark CRM and other systems.
Solid performers will continuously work to source and fund transactions. TopMark’s compensation structure offers unlimited upside to those sales professionals who work hard, take direction, and utilize all the tools and relationships that TopMark provides.
Sourcing of new business and origination sources
Execute timely follow-up and lead management
Creating and nurturing business relationships
Identify eligibility requirements for financing and communicate these during calls with prospective clients
Create, manage, and maintain a consistent flow of transactions
Meet and exceed sales origination activity standards
Structuring equipment finance and working capital transactions
Negotiate agreements and keep records of sales and data using Salesforce.com
Proactively drive account management from application to funding
Review credit approvals and assist with training customers on what is required to receive faster approvals
Understand all steps needed to ensure the production of transactions are moving forward
Managing the sales side by guiding the client through the approval and funding of the transaction
Maintain high levels of communication with your clients and the Credit and Funding departments to ensure all items required to fund the transaction are understood by the client, completed correctly, and received timely
Follow up with past clients to source repeat business
Work diligently and in a manner that allows you to achieve and exceed your monthly sales quotas
Bring a positive and competitive attitude to work.
Expect to work hard and have a good time and some fun doing it.
2+ years of successful sales experience specifically in originating equipment finance transactions in a broker business model and/or comparable experience at an F&I Department of an equipment dealer or the equipment finance department of a specialty lender or bank.
Be prepared to provide details regarding your production numbers over the previous 12 months and to substantiate them.
Excellent phone and email communication.
Strength in building relationships is required.
A High School diploma is required; Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university with a concentration in Business Administration, Finance, or Communications related field is a plus, but not required.
Must pass the pre-employment aptitude testing.
Ideal Candidates Have the Following Skills and Attributes:
Familiar with commercial trucking and/or construction equipment financing as TopMark Funding maintains a strong and beneficial presence in these markets.
History of bringing on new business and hitting assigned quotas.
A passion for overcoming the challenges that come with outbound prospecting.
Strong and adept in building relationships which create application flow from equipment vendors & dealers.
Ability to close equipment financing transactions independently
Ability to make outbound calls enthusiastically while demonstrating knowledge over the phone
Work with a sense of urgency.
Enjoys challenges and competition.
Uses direct, action-oriented approach to solving problems, (time management is key).
Works well within the framework of a team, while striving to excel individually.
Extremely available to clients.
Self-Motivated with a passion to succeed.
Strong knowledge and experience using Salesforce.com as a CRM is a plus.
During the first 6-months (orientation, training, and database building), new hires will earn a strong base salary, commission, and will have access to a draw pool. After the six-month orientation, new hires will transition to a full commission compensation plan that provides significantly more earning potential. New hires may switch to the full commission plan at any time during the training program at their discretion. TopMark is a “Full Commission Shop” so we are only seeking Account Executives who have the confidence to ultimately hang their compensation on their own production levels once the 6-month orientation period is complete.
Club 300K: All Account Executives at TopMark Funding are eligible to participate in Club $300K. This is an all-expenses paid sales trip which occurs annually for those Account Executives (and a guest) who exceed $300K in funded gross margin during the prior calendar year. The Top Sales producer works with ownership to select the destination. In prior years Club $300K trips have included destinations like Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, and Jamaica.
Sales Assistant: Some of our top performers generate more business than any one person can handle. We offer these team members the opportunity to take on a team member whose exclusive role in the company is to assist the Senior Sales Professional. Sales Assistant’s assist with customer follow up, information gathering, and other tasks related to sales, prospecting, and transactions in-process so that these top producers can focus on managing and building their relationships and constantly focus on sourcing increased levels of business.
Health Benefits: Medical, dental, and vision packages following 30 days of employment.
Schedule: Mon-Friday work schedule with a casual dress code.
If this sounds like you, we have a home for you! TopMark is Headquartered in Roseville, California. Remote sales opportunities are available throughout the country.
We are looking to grow our team of experienced Senior Sales talent now.