Account Executive

  • Clear Channel Outdoor
  • Las Vegas, NV, USA
  • Sep 30, 2021
Full time Accounting

Job Description

Job Summary:

Generate advertising revenue and achieve sales targets through the sale of advertising campaigns on multiple CCO product platforms.

                                                                                                    

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drives for revenue goal attainment, on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
  • Prospects and develops new customer relationships, persuasively communicates strategies for meeting customer needs.
  • Ensures customer satisfaction by facilitating all aspects of the customer's account in cooperation with creative, operations, marketing and finance staff.
  • Determines project pricing based on guidelines from management.
  • Negotiates fees or services with clients with management approval.
  • Oversees project from start to finish and ensure client satisfaction.
  • Delivers proof of performance (POP) to clients.
  • Drives clients around the market to show outdoor media sites.
  • Communicates and coordinate with Charting and other internal departments.
  • Completes other duties as assigned or requested.

Job Qualifications:

Education

  • 4-year college degree preferred, BA/BS or equivalent

Work Experience

  • 1-3 years of progressive sales experience.
  • Media sales experience preferred; residency within the territory preferred.

Skills

  • Strong organizational / time management skills, and be detailed oriented.
  • Skilled in working closely with customers to develop and cultivate client relationships in order to grow accounts.
  • Sales achievement with experience in consultative or “needs” based selling techniques.
  • Have a collaborative and professional style with the objective of building strong relationships with diverse customer groups and vendors.
  • Be a self-starter with a diligent work ethic and demonstrated flexibility.
  • Able to multi-task and stay calm under pressure.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills including delivering effective presentations.
  • Able to complete required math calculations (e.g, multiply, divide, rate, ratio, percent, produce / interpret bar graphs).
  • Proficient in Microsoft software applications (i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and social media platforms.

Competencies

  • Customer Focus – Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers.
  • Negotiating – Can negotiate skillfully in tough situations with both internal and external groups.
  • Interpersonal Savvy – Relates well to all kinds of people; builds appropriate rapport.
  • Focusing on the Bottom Line – Attacks everything with drive and energy with an eye on the bottom line; not afraid to initiate action before all the facts are known.
  • Dealing with Ambiguity – Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably.
  • Business Acumen – Knows how businesses work; knowledgeable in current and possible future policies.

Other Requirements

  • Able to travel outside of the office at least 50% of the time for meetings and industry events.
  • Access to a reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license.