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Publication or Company Ology Media, Inc.
Job Title Sales Account Executive at NYC Start-Up
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Sales/Advertising Sales, Social Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Health, Stock/Options
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Responsibilities:
• Develop a strategic plan to achieve target revenue goals
• Partner with clients to understand strategic needs and deliver Ology resources to meet not only advertising needs, but overarching business needs
• Develop and expand client/agency partnerships with rigorous and detailed attention to client service
• Understand and effectively communicate Ology’s value proposition, technology, processes, and partnerships as they relate to the growth of current and prospective client accounts
• Understand category-specific landscapes and trends, reporting these to the organization; report on the macro and micro forces that shift tactical budgets and strategic direction of accounts
• Develop in-depth knowledge of the digital media industry including developing innovations in mobile, social, and emerging media
• Manage, coach and develop account managers and junior sales talent


Skills and Experience:
• Minimum 4+ years of experience in online advertising in an agency role or senior seller role
• Demonstrated partnership with large clients and a passion for customer focus. Proven track record as a trusted advisor to clients.
• Deep understanding of the digital media industry with an ability to credibly articulate strategic insights for clients that are based on data/research.
• Ability to drive the sales process from plan to close—including stakeholder identification, customer influence, relationship building, and closing.
• Strong skills in solution development and an ability to produce client-focused, differentiated, and achievable solutions that improve/accelerate client campaigns.
• Ability to articulate the distinct aspects of Ology product offering and position against competitors.
• Excellent listening, negotiation, presentation, written and verbal communication skills; sense of humor is required
• Strong consultative sales skills, personable, charismatic
• Ability to work in a fast-moving start-up organization.
• Strong contacts at key agencies in New York.
• Bachelor’s Degree
About Our Company Ology is an online entertainment and social media company focused on helping people find, create, and share content about their interests and passions. Whether you are obsessed with a particular TV show, celebrity, clothing designer, sports team or computer game, you have a home here. Our editorial content--which features everything from music news to reviews of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters to the latest in the world of comedy--appears on Ology.com and is syndicated to other major sites around the Web.

You will be working at our office near Time Square with our awesome and crazy (but really just crazy awesome) staff of writers, developers, and marketing team.
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