iHeartMedia Vice President of Digital, Markets in Farmington Hills, Michigan
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The VP of Digital Sales is responsible for working with our sales team in the Detroit market as well as the iHeart Digital Solutions team to build and sell integrated campaigns with assets such a Streaming Audio, Podcasts, Social Influencers, OTT and more. In this role you will lead digital sales efforts for these designated markets and with the sales team will manage the entire sales process from prospecting to close, as well as campaign maintenance and client relationship management with the goal of achieving digital revenue goals.
Manages Digital revenue and accountable for meeting/exceeding assigned Digital Budgets in assigned Area/markets (Detroit)
Oversees Digital Sales activities and processes including preparing budgets, revenue forecasting as necessary and controlling digital sales expenses
Oversees management of available Digital advertising inventory to drive most profitable sales
Sets sales goals and guides subsequent goal-setting processes
Obtains, allocates and adjusts operations resources to achieve sales and service goals
Translates market and Digital business strategies into specific actions to generate sales and revenue
Develops strategic digital sales solutions that integrate with iHeart’s additional non-digital media assets
Generates new business/digital revenue and deepen existing client relationships
Acts as a strategic resource (ideation, brainstorming) for Sales Managers, AEs, and clients across the Area
Constant liaison between sales, clients, and vendors
Expert on digital product features and benefits including Ad Tagging, Rich Media, Data Sharing for attribution and effectiveness, Audience Targeting, Viewability Studies, Systems
Client facing meetings with AEs and Sales Managers
Ongoing personal and team training and development specific to Digital marketing in general and iHeart’s digital platform
Works with our Digital Sales Engineers, Project Managers, Operational Support and 3rd Party ad tech partners to ensure that we are properly planning, selling, executing, optimizing and recapping all Digital Sales campaigns
Helps Sales Leadership team recruit and hire digitally savvy sellers with client base and in market relationships
Strong understanding of digital, broadcasting, marketing, promotion, and collection standards
Proven ability to grow new business and find new revenue opportunities
Excellent leadership and coaching ability; can successfully coach others in sales practices
Deep understanding of local markets, customers, and competitors in order to target needs and drive sales
Can create productive, long-term customer relationships
Adept as entrepreneurial self-starter
Excellent ability to organize, prioritize, and multi-task
Can push self and others to achieve and excel in a fast-paced dynamic environment
Excellent business and people decision-making skills
Can model positive energy and handle stress in the face of challenges, deadlines, and financial pressures
Flexibility and creativity
Excellent communication and influencing skills across multiple groups
Excellent interpersonal skills and collaboration with others
3+ years’ experience as a Digital Sales Manager in media industry with proven track record of success
Broadcast/traditional media sales and/or sales leadership experience a plus
- 4-year college degree preferred
- IAB Certification preferred
Farmington Hills, MI: 27675 Halsted Road, 48331
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iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – we specialize in radio, digital, social, podcasts, influencers, data, and events across the nation and provide premier opportunities for advertisers.
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