YourStory is looking for a Sales Account Manager (Media) to handle our accounts in Delhi/NCR. If you are in media industry and have experience in dealing with media agencies and media buyers, this role might be suitable for you.
Role and Responsibilities of the role
- Actively identify and pursue new advertising and revenue opportunities
- To build, manage and scale a revenue pipeline with advertisers, ad agencies and maintain a threshold of Sales revenue on a weekly & monthly basis
- Effective sales planning based on the time of the year to make sure that the inventory is fully utilized thus maximizing the ROI
- Apart from new business, account development to have long term business association with clients
- Monitor the Clients data, competitions, agencies & take corrective actions for improvement
- Establish and grow relationships with decision makers / influencers within major clients and ad agencies
Ideal candidate will have following skills and qualities
- Experience and strong understanding of media space, digital ad sales (Brand solutions/display/events)
- Media Sales for online business also requires creating working relationship with direct clients that will translate into long term business.
- The candidate should be able to work under pressure
- The candidate has to establish long lasting relationship with the clients
- Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills. Ability to appropriately adjust communication style for internal and external audience.
- Strong analytical skills to determine the pricing as well as ROI metrics
- 4+ years in sales, account management and business development roles preferably in media companies
- Proven track record in sales quota achievement with high customer experience score.
4+ years in sales, account management and business development roles preferably in media companies