Head of Sales

Location
New York
Posted
Mar 17, 2014
Closes
Apr 16, 2014
Contact
Mr. Josh Jackson
Duration
Full Time
The head of sales will be responsible for driving the digital advertising sales revenue via acquiring and maintaining relationships with advertisers, advertising agencies, and third-party sales forces.

Skills/Qualifications: Meeting Sales Goals, Negotiation, Motivation for Sales, Sales Planning, Building Relationships, Managing Processes, Market Knowledge, Developing Budgets, Staffing

Key responsibilities include:
• Establishing sales objectives by forecasting and developing annual sales quotas for regions and territories; projecting expected sales volume and profit for existing and new accounts.
• Developing advertising sales strategies to drive advertising revenue
• Driving B2B digital advertising sales and revenue through the establishment and maintenance of existing and new client base
• Identifying, develop and maintain relationships with key digital advertising networks and agencies in order to drive advertising sales and revenue
• Ensuring all digital advertising sales targets and KPIs are constantly met and exceeded
• Managing sales reporting and forecasting

Desired Skills and Experience:
• Extensive knowledge of the online advertising environment
• Minimum of five years working in a senior digital advertising sales role with proven success driving revenue and achieving digital advertising sales targets
• Demonstrated successful history of establishing and maintaining B2B accounts and sales
• A proven track record working with digital advertising networks and agents
• Outstanding communication skills
• Proactive approach to work with the ability to successfully multi-task
• Demonstrates sound judgment and strong analytical skills
• Technical Sills - Advanced skills pertaining to OpenX, Google Analytics
• Ability to work autonomously with limited supervision without compromising work performance
• Enjoys working in a fast-paced & creative environment
• Music/ entertainment/ gaming industry knowledge preferred but not essential

Please apply immediately with your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter telling us why you are the best person for the job.