Media Consultant in Athens, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 10/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Athens, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/19/2021

Job Summary

Do you have a drive to win in an Sales environment?

Do you have a passion for helping local business grow through effective advertising?

Then this is the job for you!

Cox Media Group Athens Radio is looking to add a Media Sales Consultant to their team.

At Cox Media Group (CMG), our Media Consultants (MCs) prospect for new business, build innovative cross platform advertising solutions, execute effective marketing campaigns, and establish strong relationships and business partnerships in the community. All this, in one of the most enjoyable media environments around.

Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Our MCs report directly to the Integrated Sales Manager (ISM) for guidance, support, professional development and accountability. Our MCs collaborate with our Sales Support Teams to leverage data that identifies consumer insights, sales strategy and execution plans for cross platform (audio and digital) campaigns. With an internal advertising fulfillment team our MCs have a firsthand look at their campaigns and can optimize in real time. At CMG we provide the tools and support for the mutual success of our sales staff and clients alike.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify and connect with qualified prospects to maintain a full pipeline.
  • Lead with insights and engage prospects in business conversations.
  • Uncover desired business results for each prospect/client.
  • Present best solutions based on desired business results.
  • Discuss expectations, measurement with prospects and clients ensure the proposed solution will deliver ROI.
  • Create proposals to be presented to Sales leaders as well as existing and potential clients.
  • Consult clients on all CMG solutions, offerings and demonstrate a deep understanding of product capabilities measurement, attribution and KPIs.
  • Accountable for learning and selling fully integrated advertising solutions utilizing our full suite of audio and digital products.
  • Responsible to meet and exceed all sales goals as they are outlined by the ISM
  • Increase revenue through a balance of new business development and up-selling of current clients.
  • Manage time will and be able to handle complex work.
  • Maintain consistent self-motivation.
  • Maintain a high attention to detail.
  • Manage, organize and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced environment.

 

 

 

What we look for

Qualifications

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS

  • Sales experience required
  • Experience in prospecting, creating and developing business required
  • Digital / Media Sales experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to meet and exceed sales goals required
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal, written and presentation skills required
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

This position comes with Health, Vision and Dental benefits on day 1, 401k after 90 days, flexible PTO, 8 paid holidays and a collaborative team environment that is unmatched!

Cox Media Group, Inc. (CMG) is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people. CMG provides valuable local content to viewers in the communities in which it serves. The company's operations primarily include 65 radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets,33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. CMG's portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. Additionally, the company also offers a full suite of national, regional, local and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, Cox Reps and Gamut.

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