WXIA-TV

Category:
Media – Journalism – Newspaper
Position/Title:
Account Executive
Details:
We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Executive to join our dynamic and forward-thinking sales team. The ideal candidate will showcase their strategic and entrepreneurial expertise by building collaborative relationships and providing customer solutions through an integrated suite of media platforms, including our market leading television properties, best in class OTT product Premion, and other emerging assets.

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage extensive suite of client solutions;
  • Create a strategic go-to market plan for our customers;
  • Meet and exceed all revenue goals and targets on a monthly, quarterly, annual basis;
  • Demonstrate product knowledge and value to our customers;
  • Updating market conditions to the buying community;
  • Actively grow agency relationships at all levels;
  • Negotiate effectively to expand book of business;
  • Merchandise delivery and performance by stewardship of orders.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year of major account engagement in a professional, fast paced media sales environment;
  • Television and digital sales/negotiation experience;
  • Demonstrated record of sales achievement;
  • Ability to multi-task and think strategically;
  • Self-starter with excellent interpersonal and high energy;
  • Strong presenter and communicator with internal and external customers;
  • College Degree Preferred.
Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
7/2/2024
Closing Date:
8/2/2024
City:
Atlanta – 30324
State:
Georgia
Experience:
We have an exciting opportunity for an Account Executive to join our dynamic and forward-thinking sales team. The ideal candidate will showcase their strategic and entrepreneurial expertise by building collaborative relationships and providing customer solutions through an integrated suite of media platforms, including our market leading television properties, best in class OTT product Premion, and other emerging assets.

Responsibilities:

  • Leverage extensive suite of client solutions;
  • Create a strategic go-to market plan for our customers;
  • Meet and exceed all revenue goals and targets on a monthly, quarterly, annual basis;
  • Demonstrate product knowledge and value to our customers;
  • Updating market conditions to the buying community;
  • Actively grow agency relationships at all levels;
  • Negotiate effectively to expand book of business;
  • Merchandise delivery and performance by stewardship of orders.
Requirements:
Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year of major account engagement in a professional, fast paced media sales environment;
  • Television and digital sales/negotiation experience;
  • Demonstrated record of sales achievement;
  • Ability to multi-task and think strategically;
  • Self-starter with excellent interpersonal and high energy;
  • Strong presenter and communicator with internal and external customers;
  • College Degree Preferred.
Additional Information:
Benefits:
TEGNA offers comprehensive benefits designed to safeguard the physical, mental and financial health of our employees and their families. TEGNA offers two medical plan options for full and part-time employees through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, as well as access to dental and eye care coverage; fertility, surrogacy and adoption assistance; disability and life insurance.

Our 401(k) program offers full, part-time and temporary employees the opportunity to contribute 1% – 80% of their pay on a pre-tax basis to TEGNA’s 401(k). Contributions made up to the first 4% of pay are eligible for a 100% match from the company and are 100% vested from day one.

Regardless of participation in TEGNA medical plans, ALL employees receive nine free virtual doctor’s appointments with a physician through Teladoc, and 12 annual therapy sessions with a licensed clinician for themselves and each of their family members through Spring Health.

TEGNA’s Paid Time Off (PTO) program begins with 15 days of PTO for full-time employees, and nine paid holidays.

*Union employees should refer to their collective bargaining agreement for details specific to their benefits.

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. We value and consider applications from all qualified candidates without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, disability, medical condition, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. TEGNA will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable law. If you are in need of an accommodation in order to submit your application, please email askhr@tegna.com

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