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Publication or Company Crackle Network at Sony Pictures Entertainment
Job Title Account Executive
Industry Advertising Agency, Entertainment, Internet/Online/New Media, Mobile, Sales/Advertising Sales, Social Media, TV/Cable
Salary
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Requirements:
· Bachelor’s degree, preferred.
· Minimum of 3 years successful digital advertising experience, including a track record of outstanding results in attaining quarterly revenue goals.
· Experience successfully managing a sales territory in emerging platforms (e.g., video, mobile or connected TV).
· Proven track record in developing seven figure plus deals through direct communication with brand/client contacts and agencies.
· Prior experience working with ad solutions teams in crafting client programs.
· Outstanding communications skills including demonstrated negotiation skills and exemplary consultative selling skills.
· A network of mid-senior level relationships and relevant contacts at both clients and agencies within key categories (male, Auto, CPG Food, QSR, Technology, Gaming, Studio, Retail, Men Health & Grooming).
· Organized, proactive and results-oriented.
· Experience with video media sales required.
· Minimum of 2 years entertainment experience, a plus.
Qualifications

Knowledge of:
Intimate knowledge of digital media business client, agency and digital vendors/partners requirements
Industry advertising pricing and competitive trends in video and digital sales industries
Media plans, IAB terms and conditions, Ad-serving platforms, Ad technologies
Set-up and use of Salesforce
comScore, Nielsen and other required research needed for sales activities

Skills In:
Sales & pipeline management
Communication (e.g., presenting, meetings, speaking, building presentations etc.)
Prospecting, closing and renewing client business



About Our Company Description

About Crackle Network
Crackle is a streaming video network for the “connected guy” to experience full-length movies, TV shows, and original series -- all uncut, uncensored, and free. It’s available on all platforms – online, mobile/tablet and connected TV – so viewers can enjoy premium video programming on the go or at home. Crackle Network is available in the USA, Canada, UK, Australia, Latin America and Brazil and is part of Sony Pictures Television, one of the industry’s leading content providers producing, distributing and delivering programming worldwide in every genre and every platform.

Account Executive, Digital Media Sales, Crackle Network – Eastern Region
The Crackle Network’s Account Executive, Digital Media Sales will be an exceptional digital sales professional and integral part of the company’s advertising business across online, mobile and connected TV. Reporting to the VP Eastern Region Media Sales, the AE will sell a portfolio of products ranging from straight media to deep brand integrations and will own an individual goal and client list in Crackle Network’s Eastern Region. The AE will drive towards a quarterly sales goal and will build and manage their own business within the region overseeing all campaign executions with other digital support teams including Ad Operations, Ad Solutions and Media Planning. The AE will need to be a dynamic individual with a passion for generating new business and hitting sales goals while properly developing Eastern based client & agency relationships. To succeed in the emerging entertainment video streaming space, the AE will need to display a number of strengths including access to key client and agency media decision-makers, consultative selling, meticulous planning, pipeline management and prospect list development.

Direct Sales, Sales Strategy & Management– 80%
· Manage, grow & maintain a named account list in the Eastern Region that consistently attains quarterly rev
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