Advertising Agency Sales Manager
Simply Jobs Boards is one of the UK's leading niche online business, with millions of registered candidates and 1 million unique visitors every month across industries roles such as Sales. Marketing, Legal, HR, Automotive, Aviation and Engineering
With an extensive client list containing some of the biggest brand names in the niche’s we cover we have a great reputation for delivering quality candidates and understanding our niches.
We now have the opportunity for either an experienced Advertising Agency Sales Manager to help with the continuing expansion of our brands within our overall growth strategy.
Reporting in to the Head of Sales, you will contribute to the commercial strategy to ensure that business targets are achieved and will be responsible for developing, maintaining and growing our business relationships and commercial partnerships with the important client base of Recruitment Media Advertising Agencies.
Manage your own workload to ensure you are able to work to the sales plan and generate the expected revenue levels
Conduct face to face meetings with Ad Agency staff to ensure they are clear on where our niches can help their clients recruit
Attend networking events around the industry to help grow and maintain relationships
Work with our office based Account Managers to get feedback on client response and to ensure all customers get a first class service
Produce a monthly report, focusing on, but not limited to, activity within the month, as well as showing progress towards targets to be discussed with the Head of Sales
Knowledge and experience:
A background in B2B sales in the recruitment media advertising agency market, would be preferred but we will consider applicants who have worked with advertising agencies in other industries or have a great face to face track record in the B2B sales environment
Ability to create a strong team spirit working with our internal account managers and marketing staff to ensure all of our brands are at the forefront of the Advertising Agency staff
Adaptable selling and negotiating skills to win business
Proven sales experience
Understanding sales pipelines and how to develop from prospecting to sale and beyond
Effective planning and organisational skills - able to juggle, prioritise and manage
A self-starter, who thrives under pressure to achieve challenging goals
Able to build and maintain internal and external relationships
Competitive basic salary
Market leading commission structure which is paid monthly
Discounts with cinemas, major retailers, family days out and much more
Working from home