Posted: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 11:31 AM
Regional Digital Sales Executive Townsquare Media (NYSE: TSQ) is seeking a seasoned Sales Executive, with a true "hunter" mentality to bring our full suite of cross - platform Digital Media Solutions to market. This front line seller will be responsible for building out new revenue channels at the regional level to both agencies and direct clients. We're looking for a domain expert with proven success at selling Advanced Audience Targeting and Extended Reach Digital solutions as well as superior knowledge of new/emerging digital advertising technologies and techniques. The ideal candidate has an entrepreneurial spirit, who works with a sense urgency and passion, and thrives in this early stage, market development phase. The Regional Digital Sales Executive will be a key contributor to defining sales strategy, offering, programming, packaging and collateral. This new role will work closely with Local sales teams and leadership across 66 markets in the US. This is an ideal role for an experienced, solutions-based seller who is comfortable building new lists, prospecting and closing new business.Core ResponsibilitiesBuild out new revenue channels at Regional and Local Key Account levelsCreate, implement & execute on a Sales Territory/Account Plan to drive direct and agency sales efforts, with a focus on Advance Audience Targeting and Extended Reach Digital solutionsWork independently from, and long-side, Local cross-platform Sellers in individual marketsPerform extensive needs assessments with prospects (acquisition), and existing customers (cross sell) to determine how TSQ Solutions offer the best results for your customersDeliver compelling presentations that highlight the TSQ competitive advantagesDevelop needs-based solution proposalsIdentify, organize and focus internal resources (pre-sales and post sales) that are required to affect close of new sales opportunities Meet and Exceed Revenue TargetsThrive in a business development role which includes prospecting within a defined geography as well as expanding, thru cross-sell, existing client relationshipsBe successful with cold calling, prospecting and scheduling your own appointments as this is a front line seller role focused on Regional Agencies and Direct ClientsResearch opportunities thoroughly and proactively, identifying an advertiser's needs while working with Client Services to propose efficient solutionsExpert level understanding of exchange platform and advanced audience targeting capabilities and their value proposition for customers to drive business unit growth and revenueEstablish strong relationships with advertising agency and client-direct personnel, including all decision-makers and key influencers from junior media planners to top managementAct as a digital media mentor and resource to our client base and general sales staffBecome a positive and influential presence in your regionQualificationsMinimum 5 years sales experience as an individual contributor in a sales (hunter) roleDigital Sales background (ie mobile, video, display, social, email and paid search)Proven experience selling Advanced Audience Targeting, Extended Reach, and Programmatic offeringsConsultative/Solutions selling experience vs. a single Product selling backgroundProven track record in meeting/exceeding monthly, quarterly and annual revenue goalsConsistent performer and responder to daily, weekly and monthly Sales KPI'sDemonstrable experience at new market and revenue developmentPrevious Radio, Events and Sponsorship sales experience a huge PLUSDeep contacts with Regional Agencies and Direct Clients with focus on Healthcare Services, Retail, Travel/Tourism, Automotive, Energy and GovernmentIndependent, Entrepreneurial, comfortable in a fast pace, early stage environmentDetail-oriented, someone who rolls up their sleeves and gets the job doneIntellectual curiosity to surface insights & implications and use this knowledge to think creatively about how to advance TSQ Regional offeringsExceptional communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate compelling value propositions for TSQ's Digital SolutionsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsSuperior knowledge of new/emerging digital advertising technologies and techniquesentrepreneurial spirit, a self-starter, who works with urgency and passionRegional travel estimated to be 25-35% of the timeBachelor's Degree or equivalent experience is required, Advanced degree a plusTownsquare is a media, entertainment and digital marketing solutions company principally focused on small and mid-sized markets across the US Our assets include 310 radio stations and more than 325 local websites in 66 US markets, a digital marketing solutions company serving thousands of small to medium sized businesses, approximately 550 live events with nearly 18 million attendees each year in the US and Canada, and one of the largest digital advertising networks focused on music and entertainment reaching more than 60 million unique visitors each month. Our brands include iconic local media assets such as WYRK, KLAQ, K2 and NJ101.5; acclaimed music festivals such as Mountain Jam, WE Fest and the Taste of Country Music Festival; unique touring lifestyle and entertainment events such as the America on Tap craft beer festival series, the Insane Inflatable 5K obstacle race series and North American Midway Entertainment, North America's largest mobile amusement company; and leading tastemaker music and entertainment owned and affiliated websites such as XXLmag.com, TasteofCountry.com, Loudwire.com, JustJared.com and BrooklynVegan.com. Townsquare Media provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Townsquare Media complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Townsquare Media expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Townsquare Media's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
• Location: Tuscaloosa
• Post ID: 24873947 tuscaloosa