Star Media Group

Returning Candidate?

Account Manager, New Business Development

Account Manager, New Business Development

System ID 
Job Category (EN) 
Metro English Canada

More information about this job

Job Description (EN)

Metro 2015 logo


Job Posting: Account Manager, New Business Development


Looking for your next career challenge? Want to work in an environment where you can “become the best version of yourself”? Is working with energetic, passionate people right up your alley? If so, Metro News is the place to be!


Our Metro Vancouver team is proactively looking to connect with seasoned, and highly motivated sales professional who strive to “win” every day. Are you passionate about utilizing creative strategies to customize a broad range of advertising options, across multiple platforms (print and online)?


As a member of our HIGH PERFORMANCE sales team you will:

  • Actively prospect and generate new advertising revenue, both in print and online
  • Achieve and exceed allocated sales targets
  • Support various Special Feature and Custom Publishing opportunities
  • Assist clients with building their brand and/or generating awareness about their products, events and/or services
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with new clients
  • Respond to client queries and follow-up on all client calls and emails
  • Develop and present persuasive presentations
  • Log daily sales activity into CRM


Why You Will Be Successful:

  • 2+ years of demonstrated success in a similar role
  • Dedication to achieving extraordinary results Excellent oral & written presentation, communication and negotiation skills
  • Excellent time management skills, highly organized, detail oriented, efficient, ability to meet tight deadlines, ability to set priorities and manage daily tasks
  • Digital Advertising experience an asset but not a requirement

Why You Will Love Working Here:

  • The opportunity to be part of a company at the cutting edge of the digital media industry; you’ll never get bored in our fast-paced, constantly evolving and challenging environment
  • We recognize that you have a life outside of work and we offer you real work/life balance
  • We’ve got your health in mind; you’ll get a comprehensive benefits package (Extended Health Care, Dental, etc.) including a minimum of 3 weeks’ vacation

…And let’s not forget the AWESOME PEOPLE!


We wish to thank everyone interested in joining the Metro team—All submissions will be treated as private & confidential



 Metro English Canada is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free recruitment process to applicants with accessibility needs. If you require an accommodation during this process, please inform Metro English Canada of your requirements.