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Sales Executive / Sales Assistant

With offices in London and LA, we ingest, post, process, localize and deliver thousands of TV programs and films to broadcasters and VOD platforms globally; for some of the leading entertainment companies.


We’re looking for a dynamic Sales Executive to join the sales team.

About the role

 

Summary:

We’re looking for a dynamic Sales Executive / Sales Assistant to join the sales team with business development experience in the TV, Film, Broadcast, Localization, Digital Cinema and digital media supply chain.


Your role is to make sure we are the ‘go to’ partner for transactional digital media work and the long term supplier for media asset management services.

 

You will bring great networking, communication, negotiation and presentation skills to represent our business at the highest levels of decision making. 


Specific Responsibilities:        

  • Management of own sales targets
  • In conjunction with the team review, revise and roll out sales strategy
  • Business Development for allocated markets and sectors
  • Senior level closing
  • Set a high standard for the quality of our work
  • Market research and find prospective clients
  • Contribute towards marketing
  • Write pitch & tender documentation
  • Client Networking
  • Create partnerships and alliances with mutually beneficial organizations
  • Monitoring of sales pipelines
  • Proactive use of CRM software
  • Increase profitability in sales situations
  • Sales focus to be outbound & client facing
  • Manage client visits
  • Effectively interact and communicate with staff and clients
  • Maintain a ‘no job is too big and no job is too small’ attitude.


Candidate Requirements


Key Skills:

  • Negotiation
  • Soft selling skills
  • Relationship building
  • High awareness of industry technology trends in media
  • Highly computer literate
  • RFP Writing and documentation
  • Presentations
  • Good networking skills at industry events
  • Business development strategising
  • Market research.


Personal Skills:                       

  • Demonstrable sales skills and ambition
  • Good personal organisational skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good project management skills
  • Able to articulate opinions and facts clearly
  • Decisive
  • Able to work in a team
  • Able to discuss technical and commercial issues with clients, suppliers and colleagues
  • First class verbal, numerical and written communication skills.


Qualifications & experience: 

  • 3+ years' relevant experience
  • Resident in the UK.

Details
Remuneration will be competitive and negotiable, dependent on experience.

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