Digital Account Executive - Outkick

Job Number: R50018599

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Ad Sales

Location Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: June 21, 2022

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Digital Account Executive drives revenue growth for Outkick by scheduling frequent sales calls, receiving RFPs, building a pipeline, and focusing on a specific list of target accounts and agencies. The Digital Account Executive helps Outkick maintain its reputation as an innovative, reliable, client-focused media partner and an original thought leader in the crowded digital landscape. By focusing on relationship development with agencies and clients alike, the Digital Account Executive is responsible for hitting a quarterly target by delivering exceptional cross-platform marketing solutions and always providing the highest level of client service. This position reports directly to the SVP, Ad Sales, and will work closely with Ad Sales Marketing, Research, Editorial, and more.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Personally deliver against a specific sales revenue target by calling on a list of accounts/agencies

  • Articulate and present all aspects of the Outkick brand, including its audience, influence, and custom solutions

  • Cultivate deep, meaningful relationships with key decision-makers at media agencies and client-direct

  • Collaborate internally to develop best-in-class custom solutions for advertisers, and sell those ideas with corresponding data and persuasion

  • Set strategy and develops a roadmap to success on key accounts

  • Offer clear visibility on sales and revenue performance by frequently updating the pipeline and providing management with weekly/biweekly status reports

  • Provide valuable marketplace feedback on Outkick offerings including brand perception, custom programs, and advertising capabilities

  • Responsible for other job-related duties as assigned

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 4-7 years experience in digital media sales within an entertainment/med company or, sports sponsorship sales

  • Proven experience calling directly on digital advertising clients and/or agencies

  • Ability to build senior-level client and agency relationships

  • Powerful and articulate presentation skills; ability to be highly persuasive and trustworthy

  • Exceptional team player interested in working as part of a highly coordinated, focused organization

  • Strong interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communications skills, and the ability to quickly build strong relationships

  • Powerful sales, presentation, communication, relationship-building, and negotiation skills

  • MS Office, Salesforce/Pitch, Operative

  • Strong prospecting skills, solid relationships with holding companies and clients alike

  • Willingness to travel

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor’s Degree

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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