Account Executive - Linear and Cross-Platform Sales - NBC Sports

Posted: 10/3/2019

Location: San Francisco, California
Function: Sales & Business Development
Specialty: Business Development, Sales
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

  • Generate linear and cross-platform ad sales revenue through integrated, multi-platform sponsorships on NBC Sports Bay Area and California, the exclusive home of locally produced professional sports
  • Portfolio contains over 600 live events on both our Linear and Streaming platforms that include the Golden State Warriors, San Francisco Giants, Oakland A’s, San Jose Sharks, San Jose Earthquakes, and Sacramento Kings.
  • Cross-Platform portfolio also includes our My Teams App, website, mobile, custom VOD, integrated features, various social media handles/accounts, and podcasts.
  • Strong storytelling ability from a marketer’s prospective; understanding key brand initiatives and how our platforms can help deliver against KPIs.
  • Entertain clients at events that extend beyond traditional work hours
  • Achieve quarterly/yearly linear and cross-platform sales goals
  • Perform other related duties as required

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum three year experience in direct sales
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and ability to develop relationships with clients and co-workers
  • Passionate about sports
  • Embraces social media and technology

Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in San Francisco, CA
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

  • Background in television, radio, sports marketing and/or cross-platform sales strongly preferred
  • Ability to sell conceptually to direct clients
  • Comfortable using and selling new media
  • Passionate about sports and local teams

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