Posting Job Title: Advertising Account Executive
Requisition #: 144430BR
Posting Location: Buffalo, NY, US
Area of Interest: Sales
Position Type: Full Time
Posting Job Description
Time Warner Cable Media currently seeks an Account Executive for our Sales Department. Below please find a brief description of the essential duties and responsibilities required to function successfully in this position.
Essential Job Functions:
Maintain customer satisfaction and accountability through consultative selling
Engage in all stages of the sales cycle, from prospecting to developing customer rapport, closing business and servicing accounts
Expand sales footprint with existing and new accounts by introducing new products and services
Complete appropriate sales activity reports and forecasts as required
Responsible for meeting and exceeding weekly, monthly and quarterly sales activity with focus on solution based selling and digital product inclusion
Maintains price and product integrity to ensure maximum company profitability
Initiate and devise client solutions and proposal ensuing realistic deliverables and profitability
Meet with key decision makers and develop advertising programs that target client specific needs
Prepare and deliver sales presentations to new and existing customers to drive new business as well as protect and increase existing advertising
Essential Job Competencies:
Understands how digital inventory is transacted
Knows how digital platforms work together
Deep market knowledge of online and digital marketplace:
Ability to explain complex digital media features in simple terms
Deep passion for emerging consumer habits and where consumers are moving/looking to meet their advertising and information needs.
Understand and has knowledge of how businesses consume and use social media.
Ability to accept and drive innovative advanced advertising/digital advertising solutions
Demonstrated comfort engaging with and selling first generation
Able to generate enthusiasm around TWCM digital solutions products
Continuously works to stay current and expand market knowledge of advertising
Demonstrates an understanding of how digital is influencing and changing traditional methods of marketing
Knowledge of and ability to apply online digital advertising and identify optimal product mix to meet customer needs.
Understands consumer research. Able to analyze, synthesize and communicate it to the client.
Understanding of the competition in the marketplace
opportunities among digital platforms & emerging products Technical Knowledge
Understands how advertisers use digital products and strategies to accomplish client business goals
Understands and demonstrates subject expertise in these digital products and strategies:
Search Engine Optimization
Social Network Marketing
Emerging Digital Media
Online Advertising: Display, Rich Media, and Video
Location Based Technologies
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university; or 4-6 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum of 2-4 years experience in local broadcast, cable, on-line or print media sales with a minimum of two years experience in digital media required. Excellent communication, interpersonal, motivational and organizational skills required and ability to work independently and in a team environment. Must be computer proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Knowledge of advertising sales software preferred.
FCC Unit_TWC: ADNE
Controlling Establishment ID: 00341 - Latham
More on TWC:
Time Warner Cable provides generous benefits. Health care and retirement benefits are significant portions of the total compensation package at TWC, and we invest more in those benefits than most employers. In addition, we offer tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, competitive paid-time-off programs, work-life resources, and discounted pricing on TWC residential products and services for employees within our footprint. Our hope is that, by providing our employees with rich and flexible benefits, we can help them take care of the people who matter most – at work and at home.
Time Warner Cable is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.
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