Digital Sales Manager
Observer is looking for a Sales Manager with a proven track record of building and scaling multi-platform digital business. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of how to package and sell an integrated selection of media products including video, mobile, experiential and social. A proven ability to leverage your existing media relationships while developing new business, and to expertly manage the post-sale process are priorities.
We are interested in candidates with established agency and client relationships in the following categories: Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Wine & Spirits, Technology/B2b Tech, Jewelry & Watches, CPG, Corporate Responsibility, Advocacy & Public Policy
- Prospect, build and scale key accounts
- Stay ahead of the curve on marketplace trends relating to their clients' industries
- Consistently innovate creative approaches and solutions to drive revenue growth
- Identify new business opportunities based on analysis of previous campaigns
- Accurately forecast revenue from both media and custom programs
- Proactively anticipate custom needs and identify potential issues
- Help establish and promote best practices and processes to ensure excellent client support and communication
- Minimum of 2+ years experience in digital media sales
- Experience closing/managing large RFP’s and native programs
- Ability to efficiently complete the sales process utilizing the internal support teams
- Able to oversee multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
- Strong communication skills, with the ability to converse with internal departments, as well as with clients/agencies
- Ability to independently build a large pipeline of outbound leads, pursue and close
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Observer.com is a fast growing digital platform reaching affluent consumers with compelling and influential content. We cover a wide range of content focused on News & Politics, Arts & Entertainment, Style & Design and Business & Technology. Our highly engaged audience of 6.75MM monthly UV’s spends an average of 9:00 minutes consuming 14.5MM page views. Observer Content Studio provides our clients with native content resources and strategies to communicate their brand objectives to our audience and beyond.
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