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Company Overview

When you feel connected to your work, you feel more engaged. At Haworth, you can pursue a career that offers you ample opportunity to build your portfolio and expand your skillset in an exciting and inclusive environment. Join a company that values innovation, inspiration, and you!


HAWORTH is a global leader in office furniture and architectural interiors. As a valued member of our family, you can make your mark on the world and reach your full potential within a culture of connectivity.

Job Overview

We are currently looking for a Business Development Executive ~ Atlanta, GA to join our team in Sales-Atlanta GA.  


As a Business Development Executive ~ Atlanta, GA, you will:

Identify and secure new business by targeting competitively held client business and develop new business with assigned existing accounts.  Develop and implement focused account strategy plans for penetrating into targets to establish new relationships through raising visibility and presence of Haworth in the market to secure new sales.

Do you have these required qualifications?
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, architecture, interior design, marketing, or communications and 3 years of contract/capital goods selling experience in generating and closing new business, solutions selling, and account management.
  • If no degree; 11 years of contract/capital goods/commercial interiors selling experience in generating and closing new business, solutions selling, and account management.
  • Experience identifying and developing new business opportunities.
  • Daily travel away from “home” offices up to 70 percent of time in assigned market with occasional overnight travel, depending on assigned territory; may have occasional international travel, depending on assignment and/or training needs. 
  • Current and continuing right to work in the United States without sponsorship.
  • Ability to work in Atlanta, GA without relocation assistance.
Do you have these preferred qualifications?
  • Quota bearing responsibilities.
  • Experience in the contract furniture industry.
Ideally, you have also demonstrated the following:
  • Confident “hunter” skills to cold call and develop new business opportunities with end-user clients.
  • Strong sales planning skills, e.g., research and strategic analysis, problem solving, and cost-benefit analysis.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and listening skills to influence target audience.
  • Strong networking skills to develop leads and new business relationships.
Haworth Values

At Haworth, we have a strong set of values that guide our business and help us align with our customers.  


We listen to our Customers. We rely on our Members. We honor Integrity. We embrace Continuous Learning. We lead with Design. We create Value. We work to make the World better.


Join the Haworth family. Apply for this job, or learn more about the many possibilities at Haworth, at www.Haworth.com/Careers.

EEO/AA Statement

It is the policy of Haworth to comply with all applicable state, provincial, and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected genetic information, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, disability, marital status, veteran status, religion, height, weight, or any other protected classification. 


Haworth’s AAP programs are available for applicant review.  Requests can be made to your Recruiter to review during regular business hours.


This organization participates in E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification. If you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team at careers@haworth.com or (616)-393-1600.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

Job Segment: Business Development, Sales Support, Sales

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