Digital Media Sales Executive

Recruiter
Trinity Mirror Recruitment Advertising
Location
Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
Salary
£20,000 - £23,000 + Commission + Benefits
Posted
19 Dec 2016
Closes
17 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Digital Media Sales Executive - Bristol

Salary - £20,000 - £23,000 + Commission + Benefits

OUR BUSINESS

Trinity Mirror plc, with an award-winning portfolio of newspapers, websites and digital products, is one of the UK's largest multimedia companies employing more than 6,000 people across 60-plus locations around the country.

Our loyal audience and advertisers are attracted by the knowledge, insight and vital services that our iconic brands provide by having trusted, relevant, and reliable content through social, mobile, and desktop and in our print titles. None of this would be possible without our dedicated employees driving the business forward.

THE ROLE - what is it?

We are seeking ambitious Digital Media Sales Executives who can demonstrate experience in driving new business in a defined territory, offering a consultative sales approach.

You will be developing new business opportunities by proactively prospecting new clients and building a strong partnership with existing clients. Pitching to key decision makers, you must be prepared to build a strong client base to maximise revenue and increase client numbers.

You will be creating bespoke solutions for clients across our online job boards including Fish4Jobs, and social network including Facebook and Twitter as well as our print titles such as Cambridge News, Plymouth Herald, and Stoke Sentinel. You will be managing the campaigns and then going back with the results, making sure that the solution has been a success.

You will have to stand out from the crowd in this competitive market, and manage a pipeline of prospects so you have a continuous stream of new clients whilst renewing existing contracts.

What we require - You

Will spend 80% of your time generating new business clients, from self-generating leads, cold calling, qualifying needs with a consultative approach and matching solutions to best suit the client - you will then manage these accounts along with some existing clients.

Will become an expert within a specific location, look at market trends as well as understand your competitors within the recruitment industry.

Will be a thinking performer - someone who can use their initiative & think about solutions that really meet the customer needs.

Will be a strong communicator and be able to log effective business conversations within our CRM system in order to continuously build your pipeline and keep in touch with clients as agreed.

You will need to be self-motivated and have enthusiasm to achieve results in order to hit your targets and minimum standards of performance.

What's in it for you - Us

We believe that having the right person doing the right job is crucial to having happy, productive staff. We offer an engaging work environment, great rewards and give our support from day one and throughout your career.

We offer a range of attractive benefits including:

  • Fantastic induction training with ongoing development
  • Five weeks holiday & option to purchase extra holiday
  • Company rewards & regular incentives
  • Healthcare Insurance plans
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Newly refurbished onsite cafe / restaurant
  • Company pension
  • Child care vouchers
     

If you thrive in a fun and fast paced environment and how a will to succeed and reap the rewards that this brings, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

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