Job Number: R50008777
Brand: Fox TV Stations
Job Type: Sales
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job Posting Date: June 5, 2019
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox TV StationsFOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.
We are searching for a Business Development Account Executive. The ideal candidate’s responsibilities will include closing new on-air and online revenue on behalf of WTXF-TV through prospecting, presenting, and negotiating with direct clients in the Philadelphia DMA. Candidate must possess strong verbal and written communication skills, positive attitude, and a desire to succeed in a highly competitive industry. Key characteristics for success include strong time management, presentation and organization skills, along with the ability to assess client needs and create and close a campaign designed to deliver results. Four-year college degree or equivalent experience as well as media sales experience preferred. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, online metrics, and experience with research software preferred.
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