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Publication or Company American Media, Inc.
Job Title Digital Sales Director Midwest
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Chicago, IL
Job Requirements American Media is seeking a seasoned sales director to join our sales team and cover the Midwest territory. This is a great opportunity to join a driven team in a fast-paced, dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. The Digital Sales Director is responsible for selling cross-platform programs across our suite of premier lifestyle sites. This person will take on a large territory with multiple categories and have a huge opportunity to generate a ton of revenue and excel in their role.
• Be the main point of contact with clients and manage + develop ongoing relationships
• Be proactive and reactive in responding to RFP’s and pitching program ideas
• Must be a hunter – your constantly on calling on new clients trying to win new business while at the same time managing your current campaigns and maintaining existing relationships
• Attend multiple sales meetings per week with both agencies and clients
• Collaborate with internal teams to develop, execute, launch and manage advertiser programs
• Meet and exceed sales goals
• Must be resourceful, proactive, detail-oriented and have the ability to multi-task
• Communicate effectively and understand client needs
• You’re personable, outgoing, persuasive and are a team player
• Strong presentation and negotiating skills
• Must have 4+ years of experience in a digital sales
• You have existing relationships with agencies and clients
About Our Company American Media, Inc. (AMI) owns and operates the leading celebrity and health & fitness media brands in the country. Our magazines have a combined total circulation of 7.4 million and reach more than 61 million men and women each month. Our digital properties reach an average of 31 million unique visitors and 151 million page views monthly. Leading properties include Shape.com, Mensfitness.com, OKmagazine.com, Radaronline.com, and Fitpregnancy.com.

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