Inside Sales Associate

Ultimate Software is recruiting for an Inside Sales Associate. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a challenging, fast-paced environment in South Florida on a high-performance team. The Inside Sales Associate position is focused on creating business relationships in accounts in an assigned territory. You will call and email on accounts to uncover sales opportunities for potential HCM vendor changes. Work in conjunction with all your assigned outside sales partners to solicit leads within their territories. Your goal is to identify high potential prospects and ensure they are well qualified leads, meeting key guidelines for a quality lead. You must achieve annual assigned individual and team goals and support your outside sales team productivity and performance, ensuring they achieve their assigned sales quota. Work under guidance of your Inside Sales Manager in partnership and collaboration with Outside Sales team. Excellent sales skills with a high level of proficiency in communication needed. Proven sales track-record with 1-3 years of experience in B2B technology sales, specifically inside sales experience preferred.

Here at Ultimate Software, we truly put our people first. We strongly believe in teamwork, and we encourage and trust our people to reach higher, learn more, and live up to their potential. Ultimate is ranked #1 on Fortune's “Best Places to Work in Technology” for 2018 and #3 on the “100 Best Companies to Work For” list in 2018. Ultimate is also ranked #1 on the Fortune’s “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” for 2018 and #3 on its "Best Workplaces for Diversity” list for 2017.

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:

  • Achieve Individual and Team Quotas
  • Build quality business relationships over the phone
  • Manage overall prospect relationships
  • Consistent phone calls and emails to assigned territory
  • Uncover prospect needs and challenges to maximize their business results
  • Identify qualified leads and turn them over to outside sales representatives
  • Use product & technology knowledge to ensure you can conduct credible conversations about Ultimate Software (UltiPro)
  • Gain access to Key Decision Makers
  • Support Outside Sales to uncover new Sales Opportunities
  • Marketing Campaign Support
  • Sales Event Support
  • Lead Qualification
  • Attend & Support Tradeshows when needed
Required Qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent Listening & Questioning Skills
  • High degree of Phone Sales Skills
  • Self-Driven & Highly Motivated
  • Resourceful
  • Customer Focused
  • Ambitious
  • Competitive
  • Highly Organized
  • Proven inside sales track record
  • Overcomes Objections
  • Effective Solution Seller
  • High Work Ethic
  • Integrity
  • Microsoft Office and SalesForce Skills
Experience, Education, Certification, License and Training

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent
Physical Requirements:

  • This is an office environment with little to no physical requirements
Travel Requirements:

  • Up to 10% travel upon request


This job description has been written to provide an accurate reflection of the current job and to include the general nature of work performed. It is not designed to contain a comprehensive detailed inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of the employees assigned to the job. Management reserves the right to revise the job or require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change.

Ultimate Software will reasonably accommodate employees with disabilities as defined by the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and other appropriate statutes.


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