Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 112 stations located in 61 geographically diverse markets. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
Sales Account Executive-Entry Level
KDSM Fox 17 Des Moines is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated Account Executive to sell commercial advertising time to local businesses and advertising agencies.
Your responsibilities include:
- Handle outside sales calls
- Prospect customers and lead generation
- Attract and close advertisers to sell products and services via TV
- Provide input on sales promotion ideas to sales management
- Retain current business and develop new business contacts
- Present marketing/advertising ideas to area businesses.
- Sell commercial advertising time and other station products to local advertisers
- Attain budgeted revenue goals through effective solicitations, promotions and service
- Understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients and find ways to help them achieve their objectives through effective advertising
- Strong organizational, written and presentation skills
- Competitive, energetic and self-starter
- Ability to overcome objections
- Outside media sales experience preferred but not required
- Enjoy a fast paced environment with a desire to win
- Professional appearance a must
Our Account Executives are some of the highest commissioned sales people in the industry. If you are interested in selling some of the best media in Des Moines want to hear from you!
- Successful completion of a paid three week, off site training program.
Applicants must apply online to be considered. Please go to www.sbgi.net to apply. No phone calls or emails please.
**INTERNAL APPLICANTS AT A SINCLAIR STATION SHOULD SEE THEIR LOCAL HR CONTACT TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION. **
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Sinclair Broadcast Group - 15 months ago