Sinclair Broadcast Group Account Excutive in Charleston, West Virginia
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WVAH is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Sales Account Executive. We are looking for someone who can connect with clients and help them achieve their business objectives through effective TV and digital advertising. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills, have an enthusiastic and outgoing personality, along with a drive to succeed. Most importantly - we are looking for a hard-working salespeople who want to have FUN at work, make money, and help local businesses grow.
Responsibilities will include:
Generate revenue for the station and meet monthly goals through effective outside sales techniques
Develop new business through selling commercial advertising time and other station products by reaching out to local businesses and other advertisers
Create and present advertising strategies and ideas for local businesses incorporating TV, online and digital mediums
Provide input on sales promotion ideas to sales management
Retain current business and develop new business contacts
Attain budgeted revenue goals through effective solicitations, promotions and service
Understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients and find ways to help them achieve their objectives through effective advertising
Strong organizational, written and presentation skills
Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to build and maintain positive customer relationships
Competitive, persuasive, energetic, and self-motivated traits
Ability to overcome objections
Working knowledge of new media, digital interactive initiatives and social media required
Outside media sales experience preferred, but not required
Enjoy a fast paced environment with a desire to win
Professional appearance a must
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Charleston, West Virginia, United States