Inside Sales - Chicago & DC

About Truss

Truss helps small and medium businesses land an office space they’ll love. Truss is a transaction marketplace and technology-enabled tenant rep broker that streamlines the entire leasing transaction for tenants, landlord agents, and landlords. The Truss platform puts the tenant first, giving them control of the process, insights, and transparency like never before. Our AI-based platform personalizes the search, making it easy to virtually tour spaces and receive support negotiating from a local broker.

Truss streamlines the leasing process – entrepreneurs lease with Truss brokers 60% faster so they can focus on their business.  

To date, Truss has received $24 million of venture funding and has grown rapidly to over 50 employees in just over 2 years. We offer a culture that is based on growth and innovation.  For entrepreneurial commercial real estate leaders that are looking to innovate the industry, this is an opportunity to join a world-class tech team.  And the industry has taken notice – we have won several CRETech awards three years in a row, an Innovation Award, and made Built in Chicago’s list of 50 Startups to Watch. We are growing like crazy by bringing technology and data to the forefront of the commercial real estate industry. 


Truss is seeking a real estate professional to fill an inside sales role providing support to owners, brokers, and tenants in the Chicago and Washington DC metropolitan area. This position will report directly to the Vice President of Sales.


  • Manage inbound digital leads and communicate with tenants to set up tours and assess business needs
  • Communicate with the cross-functional Brokerage team, Marketing Team, Business Development Team and Operations Teams on a daily basis
  • Business development activities to expand existing client relationships and secure new clients
  • Build and manage relationships with landlords, landlord/tenant agents, and coworking providers
  • Manage full leasing transaction life cycle, from search to lease signature
  • Work with the brokerage team to negotiate the best possible lease terms consistent with the tenant/client’s objectives


  • 1+ years of commercial or residential real estate experience is preferred
  • Current salesperson or broker with active real estate license or the ability to get real estate license
  • Knowledge of the primary submarkets in the Chicago and DC metro area
  • Belief that the leasing process can be greatly improved using technology
  • Strong negotiation, financial, and analytical background
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Strong excel skills
  • Ability to interface with clients and work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment


Attractive compensation + bonus plan and group benefits (which include health, dental, vision, short-term disability, voluntary life insurance, Flexible Spending, 401(k) match, and an expense account).

To Apply

Qualified candidates should email their resume and why they are interested to: