KAGS Account ExecutiveKAGS-TV
Location: Bryan, TX
Contact Name: Lori Peters
KAGS-TV, Bryan, Texas, TEGNA Media Inc. Company, and NBC Affiliate, has an opening for an Account Executive to join our sales team. We’re looking for a driven, solutions-based seller eager to represent our vast range of broadcast and digital product offerings.
WHAT WE NEED:
-Utilizes knowledge of the industry, the competition, and the client to develop and execute client strategies
-Develops new and incremental revenue by securing appointments with local businesses to discuss our interactive, digital and television products
-Retains and expands existing key accounts through insight proposals, proof of performance, and maximizing station assets
-Provides exceptional customer service to new and existing advertisers
-Build strong relationships with existing and new customers especially in the Bryan/College Station area.
-A person that knows Bryan/College Station and a willingness to be involved in business and civic organizations.
-Communicates effectively with internal clients and internal personnel
-Positively and professionally represent KAGS and TEGNA at all times
-Knowledge of all facets of digital sales and marketing. Product knowledge must include: Targeted display, Social, SEO & OTT. Digital sales ability/knowledge a plus
-College degree with minimum 2-3 years' media sales experience preferred
-Excellent presentation skills and ability to communicate with decision makers at all levels
-Proven relationship-building and influencing skills required
-Self-starter with the ability to work in a fast paced environment in office or at home.
-Ability to efficiently organize workload and workflow is critical
-Strong written and communication skills
-Ability to work well with an internal support team
-Strong desire to learn and become entrenched in the ever-evolving digital marketplace
-A valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and dependable vehicle required
-Proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
-Wide Orbit and Salesforce experience a plus
Apply at Tegna Careers.
TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.