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 Video Ad Director Job
Publication or Company The New York Times Newspaper
Job Title Video Ad Director Job
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Newspapers, Sales/Advertising Sales
Salary Negotiable
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Job Description:

The Video Advertising Director will increase online video ad revenues by working across the Ad Department, bringing focus and awareness of NYT Video products to key sales category teams, their client and agencies. This position reports to the Vice President, Advertising. 3-5 years sales management experience, preferably in the online video space and a willingness to travel and entertain, are required.

Responsibilities:

- Work closely with sales teams, sales development, product development, pricing and promotion to build and promote the sales packages, creating new products where appropriate.
- Identify Top 100 prospects and initiate outreach to clients and agencies.
- Collaborate with Ad Directors and Account Managers in New York and the National Sales Offices to develop and execute business and sales plans for the Ad Department.
- Create strategic, custom solutions to increase online video ad revenue.
- Forecast monthly online video revenue by category and program type.
- Create ‘Best Practices’ for selling online video and share with the Ad Department.
- Be involved at industry events, taking a ‘thought leadership’ role at key conferences and seminars.
- Work with product and news to continuously enhance our core offerings and create best in class products.
- Understand and communicate emerging trends, to include, identifying key competitors, that impact our business.

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Company Information:

The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, and related properties. The Company’s core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.

EEO Statement:

The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.
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