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Position ID:

ELPMamtrZD

Team:

Sales

Location:

Manchester

Benefits:

Competitive

Job Type:

Permanent

 

Account Manager – Talksport Regional

Wireless Group is now a part of News UK. Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio

An exciting opportunity has become available for the right individual to be instrumental in the sales growth for Radio & Digital platforms across 4 Radio brands.

Role Purpose

To work within the Regional Sales Team selling bespoke advertising solutions across Radio & Digital platforms to agencies and clients, to generate revenue, to achieve team expectations, company targets and manage ongoing accounts.

Supported by your manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Account managing and developing a list of existing clients
  • Maximising return on investment for your client base
  • Identifying and developing new prospects to add to your list
  • Prospecting and self-generating new business appointments
  • Winning new business from prospects
  • Utilising market and sector research to maximise opportunities for existing and new clients

Requirements

  • DO YOU have proven success as an Account Manager?
  • ARE YOU a seasoned sales professional, with experience presenting to clients face to face?
  • CAN YOU Prove success in sourcing and generating new business?
  • WILL YOU be Able to deliver against set KPI including minimum call rates and revenue targets
  • DO YOU HAVE Experience within a Media/Broadcasting or advertising industry

If this sounds like you and you want to work for one of the largest Media organisation in the UK then hit Apply

About Us,

News UK is a great company full of talented, dedicated and creative people. We are a company which has journalism at its very heart. Our newspapers and associated websites are some of the most powerful media brands in the English speaking world, reaching 30 million people each week. They are very different products with different values and different strengths, but all are united by a commitment to independent journalism that connects with our customers.

News UK is a company which thrives on pace. Our people stretch themselves on a daily basis, challenging the status quo to produce the best service possible to our readers and customers. We embrace creativity and initiative and we have some of the most talented people in the industry.

If you want to work for one of the world's most exciting, challenging and creative media organisations then News UK is the place to build your career.