Advertising Account Executive II-Cox Media Inc.


Description

Are you driven to succeed and looking to work for the best in the business? Bring your drive to Cox Media as an Advertising Account Executive, where you will sell digital and TV advertising solutions across our top sports and cable channels. Anyone, anywhere, any screen is at the center of every advertising plan with Cox Media. 
Our Advertising Account Executives represent the best brands in the industry including Bravo, HGTV, FreeForm, ESPN, CNN and many more. We hire energetic, passionate sales professionals with a drive to succeed and who know how to have fun at work. 
If this sounds like you, keep reading to find out more!
A career as an Advertising Account Executive will offer you a creative and collaborative sales environment, competitive pay with uncapped earning potential, and recognition for your outstanding performance.  Responsibilities: •Develop television and digital advertising and marketing campaigns for new businesses and current clients   •Generate new business leads by prospecting and making cold calls to achieve and exceed sales goals  •Understand client’s business objectives and create marketing campaigns to drive results thru effective advertising•Create and present customized sales presentations/proposals and successfully close negotiations•Sell digital advertising and marketing solutions customized to each client's needs, from the Cox Media product suite that includes Video and Display capabilities including Addressable Advertising, Retargeting, and Digital Video•Increase knowledge of sales and product offerings thru provided training•Represent Cox Media in the business community by attending local events and build relationships with key decision makers  •Participates in budgeting and forecasting individual revenue achievement 

Qualifications

Minimum• 3+ years of cable, broadcast, advertising sales/support or marketing experience   • A proven track record in developing new business and achieving individual sales goals• Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint) and other software programs such as CRM tools• Motivated team player who consistently strives to exceed goals and push revenue expectations• Valid driving license, good driving record and reliable transportation• Ability to multitask, manage multiple assignments and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment
Preferred • BS/BA degree in related discipline strongly desired (business, advertising or marketing)• Solid understanding of marketing principals and applications in business • Interactive Advertising Bureau Certification and/or Google Ad Words Certified a plus

About Cox Communications

 

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and digital media advertising. Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in broadband, voice and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com and www.coxmedia.com.

 

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.



Organization: Cox Communications, Inc.

Primary Location: US-KS-Wichita-901 S George Washington Blvd

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing