Knoxville Business Development Representative

Job Title:  Business Development Representative 

Department:  Enterprise Sales   

Classification: Exempt                    

Job Reports To: Regional Director Enterprise Sales 

Job Summary:  

iRis Networks is looking for a Business Development Representative to join our sales team. As we continue to expand in the Knoxville area, we are looking for new team members. Create your own future while furthering your connections and relationships with your clients.  This is a quota-carrying salaried position that includes an uncapped commission structure. iRis Networks is a business-to-business internet service and telecommunication service provider.  

What you will do:

  • Prospect and develop new accounts in the Small and Medium sized business vertical in Knoxville and Oak Ridge.
  • Hold face-to-face and Teams meetings with prospective customers to understand their needs and how iRis Networks can help solve issues they may be facing.
  • Distill the essence of our service in easy-to-understand terms and communicate to various prospective client’s iRis Networks’ value proposition.
  • Evaluate prospects against established criteria – route qualified opportunities, communicating relevant information about the opportunity.
  • Close business at or above quota level.

What you need to bring to the company:

  • A hunger for developing and closing new business opportunities.
  • The humility to work in a team environment.
  • The people smarts to have effective sales conversations with prospective clients.
  • Joy in meeting new people and solving problems.
  • High business acumen.
  • Interest in technology and expanding your industry knowledge.
  • Proficient with a modern sales software stack (Salesforce, HubSpot, etc.) and excited to learn new tools as we implement them.
  • Positive sales record with bachelor’s degree preferred.

What’s in it for you?

  • The ability to control your income through successful selling paired with a competitive base salary.
  • Excellent benefits including insurance, 401K matching, paid holidays and generous PTO.
  • Growth and promotion opportunities for successful candidates.


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About iRis Networks

We deliver the fiber-based, next-generation network and infrastructure businesses need. We’re bringing ultra-high-speed voice, data and Internet solutions to over 250 communities, reaching across Tennessee and parts of Alabama, Georgia and Kentucky.

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