Merkle is a global performance marketing agency with a 32-year track record of helping the best brands in the world create personalized experiences at every stage of the customer life cycle. Some of their esteemed brand relationships include Citibank, EmblemHealth, Dell, AARP, AT&T, Target, L'Oréal, Universal Orlando Resorts and the American Cancer Society.
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As a New Stream Media Senior Sales Manager, your role is to develop strategic partnerships and deepen relationships with a designated book of CPG brands showcasing the Retail Media Network capabilities to meet the needs of the brand working closely with key influencers. You will grow existing and new partnerships within Brand, Shopper and Agency budgets, presenting solutions across multiple revenue channels. You will be responsible for meeting or exceeding your sales quota.
As Senior Sales Manager, you will also be responsible for collaborating across functional teams who will assist in pre-sales and post sales IO execution of the campaign including account research, account strategy, media planning, audience strategy, billing, campaign development, creative, flighting and post campaign results.
Own advertiser relationship on behalf of Retail Media Network driving omni-channel ad solutionsBuild and deepen strategic partnerships that inform and influence the direction of the brands you work with by applying Solution Selling (Consultative Selling)Deliver against established revenue targets across portfolio of account list assigned as well as cultivate new relationshipsBe an expert in the Retail's product offerings, capabilities and strategic vision and translate into how it will serve the needs of the advertiserBe the voice of the market and provide on-going feedback from advertiser's perspective that helps influence product roadmapManage your financial pipeline and demonstrate command and understanding of your pacing, gap closing strategies and ability to meet expected revenue goals
Bachelor's or Advanced Degree5+ years of client facing media and integrated marketing campaign sales with strong understanding of client management, digital media, targeting and measurement and the retail media eco-system5+ years of experience working with and gaining alignment from multiple client and agency stakeholders to deliver revenue targets and build toward long term relationships.Experience in 1:1 client engagement inclusive of strategic planning sessions, QBR's and JBP partnership meetingsCross functional leadership experience and the ability to orchestrate an internal cross functional team to deliver seamless execution against a clear campaign objectiveProven ability to exceed sales goals while contributing to the overall team successEfficient in pipeline management, CRM Tools and holds forecasting at the highest levels of importanceHas successfully instilled trust with internal and external clients / teams and thrives in a fast-paced environment and desire to evolve processes and eagerness to help build toward continued success
The anticipated salary range for this position is $68,000-$106,000. Actual salary will be based on a variety of factors including relevant experience, knowledge, skills and other factors permitted by law. A range of medical, dental, vision, 401(k) matching, paid time off, and/or other benefits also are available. For more information regarding dentsu benefits, please visit dentsubenefitsplus.com
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