Account Executive

Employer
ESPN
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 14, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job ID 463635BR Job Location New York, New York, United States Category Sales and Marketing

Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That's because we're always finding new ways to interact with fans - however and wherever they connect with sports. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.

ESPN Radio New York is looking for an Account Executive to join our team. If you enjoy the thrill of sales, meeting and closing new customers, finding solutions for client's marketing objectives, than this could be the job for you. And it's a sports fans dream job too. As an Account Executive at ESPN New York, you have the opportunity to represent some of NY's most iconic sports franchises, ESPN radio assets like the Mike and Mike in the morning show and the largest local sports website in New York, ESPNNewYork.com.

Responsibilities

* Responsible for increasing the company's gross revenue by developing new business and growing existing business accounts with local and regional clientele by selling advertising and promotional opportunities through spot-radio campaigns, on-site promotions, and new media.

* Must meet Individual Sales Goals and Objectives

* Represent ESPN New York in the Local and Regional buying community and to conduct good business practices that benefit the client while adhering to the company's needs and standards.

* Must have the ability to present marketing concepts and ideas to prospective customers on a regular basis; daily and weekly

* Ability to identify qualified customers for ESPN New York

Basic Qualifications

* A minimum of 2 years Radio Sales experience in a major market with Direct and Agency experience

* Must have excellent verbal and written presentation skills

Preferred Qualifications

* Track record a self-starter and ability to exceed goals and objectives

* Extensive knowledge of the New York Radio and Digital community

* Proficient working in: Word, Excel and PowerPoint

* Excellent verbal and written presentation skills

Required Education

* High School Diploma or Equivalent

Preferred Education

* Bachelor's Degree

Company Overview

At Disney, we're storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

Additional Information

Relocation assistance is not provided for this role

ESPN is an equal opportunity employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.Posted by StartWire