iHeartMedia CCOA Regional President in Chicago, Illinois

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Clear Channel Outdoor

Job Summary:

Directs all aspects of branch operations (e.g., Sales/Revenue Generation, Finance, Operations, Real Estate & Public Affairs, etc.) for a branch and is the senior leader of a region. Creates a high performance culture and delivers results at or above budgeted levels.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implements targeted, customer-centric initiatives that drive revenue growth by leveraging appropriate resources and partnering with key stakeholders.

  • Manages P&L of a specific branch and region with strong focus on revenue growth, rate attainment, inventory optimization and EBITDA.

  • Forecasts business growth / decline, develops strategies to address changing business environments and sets organizational / individual goals accordingly.

  • Anticipates and strategically addresses emerging business opportunities.

  • Sets targets and standards for revenues, productivity, safety, costs, regulatory compliance, inventory control and purchasing.

  • Implements enterprise-wide changes in policies, practices, methods, applications, tools and other standardization initiatives in the local market.

  • Proactively develops a leadership team recruiting, selecting and growing exceptional talent, managing / coaching employee performance, and holding employees accountable against business and sales metrics.

  • Leads the strategic development of marketing programs and digital strategies to drive revenues and achieve business objectives.

  • Cultivates marketplace insights that generate new opportunities while helping to grow share with the existing customer base of customers.

  • Reviews, maintains and implements safe work practices in compliance with all applicable OSHA, EPA and other regulatory requirements

Job Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field required.

  • Graduate degree preferred.

Work Experience

  • 10+ years of leading a sales organization with specific accomplishments in strategic roles (i.e., empowering sales teams, building relationships with all levels of an organization, driving cultural change).


  • A strong sales talent mindset – exceptional people management and team performance experience.

  • Has demonstrated leadership experience in large sales organizations, including experience building and developing a leadership team.

  • Possess extensive knowledge of sales principles and practices, and an ability to coach others on them.

  • Deep and broad business acumen with strong analytical, critical thinking, decision making and problem solving skills focused on achieved business results.

  • Able to multi-task and balance multiple priorities.

  • Knowledge of media and advertising industry, business cycles, and key revenue and expense drivers.

  • Proficient in Microsoft software applications (i.e., Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.).

  • Has excellent verbal and written communications skills including delivering effective presentations and leading meetings.


  • Communicating Effectively – Writes and presents effectively; adjusts to fit the audience and the message; strongly gets a message across.

  • 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; drives to finish everything he/she starts.

  • Making Tough People Calls – Reads people accurately; can diagnose strengths, weaknesses, and potential; knows what skills are required to fill a job or role; hires the best.

  • Understanding Business – Knows the business and the mission-critical technical and functional skills needed to do the job; understands various types of business propositions and understands how businesses operate in general, Sales Management.

  • Getting Work Done Through Others – Manages people well; gets the most and best out of the people he/she has; sets and communicates guiding goals; measures accomplishments, holds people accountable, and gives useful feedback; delegates and develops.

  • Inspiring Others – Is skilled at getting individuals, teams, and an entire organization to perform at a higher level and to embrace change; negotiates skillfully to achieve a fair outcome or promote a common cause.

  • Negotiation – Can negotiate skillfully in tough situations with both internal and external groups; can settle differences with minimum noise; can win concessions without damaging relationships.

Other Requirements

  • Able to travel up to 40% of the time for periodic corporate meetings and industry events.

  • Role based at the Clear Channel Outdoor office in respective region.

  • Access to a reliable vehicle and possess a valid driver’s license.


Chicago, IL: 4000 South Morgan St, 60609

Position Type


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