18 hours

Account Executive

Tribune Company
Des Moines, IA
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Account Executive in Des Moines, Iowa | Careers at IA-Des Moines;1801 Grand Avenue (WHO)
  • Account Executive

    Location US-IA-Des Moines
    Posted Date 3 months ago(6/7/2019 4:57 PM)
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  • Overview

    WHO-TV has an immediate opening for an Account Executive. Sales Experience required with a proven track record in reaching goals and developing new business. Candidate must possess excellent negotiating skills, be highly motivated, and have strong presentation and prospecting skills. Working knowledge of WideOrbit, Rentrak, Scarborough, and Kantar Media are pred.


    Develop, service, and grow revenue from existing broadcast accounts and new business accounts.
    • Utilize our digital media assets to increase digital revenue.
    • Conceive, develop, prepare, and present sales and research materials to clients.
    • Originate and maintain sales contracts, sales records and correspondence with accounts.
    • Ensure orders are properly scheduled.
    • Achieve and exceed individual revenue budget plan.


    • The ability to forge and build client relationships
    • The ability to learn and adapt to a diversified selling environment
    • The ability to develop strong working relations with the sales team and sales management
    • The ability to sell new direct business and agency accounts
    • The ability to sell media using diversified market research tools
    • Valid drivers license and own transportation required
    • College degree strongly pred
    • Strong marketing skills strongly pred
    • Previous direct sales skills and Successful sales track record required
    • Past Television or media sales experience pred
    • Proficient with basic computer skills (Microsoft Word, Power Point, Excel)
    • Working knowledge of Wide orbit, ComScore, Matrix and Kantar Media are a plus.

    Please online to: http://www.tribunemediacareers.com



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    Posted: 2019-08-22 Expires: 2019-09-21

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