Sales Account Manager

4 days left

27000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + Commission
22 Jul 2018
19 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description - Account Manager

About Us

JLM Media is a Multimedia Company with a portfolio which includes a
website, education guide and luxury lifestyle magazine per county
across the UK.

About You

It is essential for you to be enthusiastic, focussed, and able to
build strong business relationships.

Knowledge of social media is a must as part of the role is to help
promote the brand and develop and increase membership subscriptions.
You must have good communication skills, both written and verbally and
have superior people skills. You will be able to prioritise tasks,
have strong time management skills and excellent attention to detail.
You will need a strong personality, have the ability to be pro-active
and to identify any training needs that you have in order to
strengthen your ability to perform your role. You will be presenting
our portfolio to clients as well and London/Regional based agencies
and therefore must be confident in a face to face situation and have
well developed negotiation skills.

Reporting Relationships

Reporting to the Publisher. Collaborating and working effectively and
professionally with the editorial team. Communicating efficiently with
all other departments.

Job Purpose

To sell both over the telephone and by visiting clients and agencies
accordingly. Selling advertising and marketing solutions across the
Exquisite Concierge website, Education Guide and Exquisite Magazine
ensuring volume and revenue are maximised. You are accountable for
achieving individual sales and call targets which have been agreed
with the Publisher. Call, client visits and sales targets will be set
and monitored weekly.

The identification of potential clients, establishing needs and
developing advertising solutions that produce results. This is
achieved through the use of negotiation and sales skills coupled with
the ability to write proposals and recommend the best advertising
solutions for clients based on their
geographical/classification/product type.

Promote brand on social media and develop ideas for increasing
membership subscriptions. Contribute ideas to help grow the business.

Key Responsibilities

* To meet or exceed agreed sales and call targets in order to
increase revenue and business activity by maintaining the
appropriate level of contact with both existing customers plus
identifying and following up on new business opportunities,
promoting the benefits of JLM Media the brand within the
portfolio. Ensuring clients are fully aware of all the advertising
options available to them and developing plans that will provide

* To establish excellent relationships and to provide a high
standard of service to external and internal customers so that
advertisers continue to place business with JLM Media by:

* Matching customers' needs with the most appropriate product, to
achieve the desired result for the advertiser.

* Researching clients and market areas

* Recognising specific revenue generating opportunities

* Processing copy and pre-payment accurately within agreed deadlines

* Ensuring all queries are effectively resolved

* Informing the office manager promptly of potential issues

* Informing and/or consulting other JLM Media departments when

* To devise and sell innovative and effective advertising,
sponsorship and PR campaigns to existing and new customers so that
advertisers value the expertise JLM Media contributes to their

* To keep own skills and knowledge up to date especially in respect
of subjects that are directly relevant to the job, e.g
advertisement booking system, product knowledge, competitive
titles, local affairs, trends, events and advertising law.

* Ensuring all bookings are logged on CRM system correctly and

* Making sure clients are aware of payment terms and when required
assisting the accounts department in ensuring payments are made
prior to due dates.

* Keeping all client records up to date and accurate on the CRM

This job description should not be regarded as precise or exhaustive
but as a guide to responsibilities associated generally with the role
and JLM Media reserve the right to amend these responsibilities. You
may be requested to carry out additional or alternative tasks as JLM
Media may from time reasonably require