Account Executive, Key
We are seeking a Key Account Executive to join our team. The Account Executive sells multi-media advertising solutions to businesses.
In this job you will:
- Grow market share within a designated account list through the combination of acquiring new business and increasing current client spend while increasing client satisfaction.
- Maintain and grow account base. Develop and deliver ideas/solutions to grow market share within an existing customer base. Deliver and obtain long term commitments and campaigns.
- Utilize sales tools and research to articulate value of Company offerings.
- Sell print and digital business offerings and demonstrates an understanding of these products and is able to articulate our products and their value propositions to customers.
- Utilize a CRM system to manage day-to-day activities and stay abreast of details that require urgent attention.
- Partner with Client Solutions/Market Development, Key Account Digital Specialist and Account Manager(s) on day-to-day activities within account base. Work with all internal departments and vertical specialists.
- Work to build consensus with sales support, sales management, vertical specialists and other internal departments regarding strategy and execution of results oriented advertising plans.
Here's what you need:
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent years of experience in field maybe considered in lieu of degree
- Extensive knowledge of digital/multimedia platforms
- Strong influential/ leaderships skills
- Minimum 3-4 years digital sales experience
- CRM experience required (Salesforce.com or other)
- Excellent communication, presentation, organization, and analytical skills
Here's what we have to offer:
- Competitive compensation
- Comprehensive Health, Dental and Vision coverage
- Life Insurance
- 401(K) Saving Plan
- Paid Time Off
- Paid Company Holidays
- Paid Time Off to Volunteer in the Community
- Employee Discount Program
- Flexible and Creative work environment
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