Star Media Group

  • National Sales Account Manager - 12 months Contract

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    Job Category (EN)
    Metro English Canada
  • Job Description (EN)

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    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, Star Metroland Media is the place to be!


    Star Metroland Media is looking for an experienced, energetic and highly motivated sale professional to join our dynamic sales team in Toronto on a 12-month contract. The successful candidate will utilize creative strategies to customize a broad range of advertising options, both in print and digital. The successful candidate will leverage an innovative mindset to support clients in achieving their business objectives while also achieving company set personal monthly and annual targets.


    Metro offers results-oriented sales professionals the opportunity to achieve high rewards for successful performance


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

    • Manage an assigned sales territory where you will actively prospect new advertising revenue through new business development opportunities (print & digital) and cultivate long lasting, meaningful client relationships
    • Partner with clients in building their brand and/or generating awareness about their products, events and/or services
    • Develop  and present in-depth multi-platform solution proposals and business cases for prospective clients
    • Be accountable for achieving and exceeding annual targets(monthly, quarterly and annual) as well as year over year monthly revenue targets
    • Secure revenues for new and planned Special Feature and Custom Publishing opportunities
    • Build and foster  strong relationships with new clients
    • Respond to client queries and follow-up on all client calls and emails
    • Log daily sales activity into CRM on a daily basis
    • Create memorable and lasting client experience
    • Manage monthly pipelines to ensure gaps to budgets are satisfied
    • Grow new account base
    • Increase number of digital programs to complete account base


    Why You Will Be Successful:

    • 5+ years of demonstrated success in a similar role
    • A passion for building new client relationships and cultivating existing ones to create meaningful partnerships
    • Experience in the digital and/or print advertising space
    • Previous agency experience an asset
    • 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
    • Creative, efficient, flexible, entrepreneurial, collaborative and detail oriented
    • Strong influencing & communication capabilities: writing, presentation and design
    • Proven track record in profitable selling
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Outlook
    • CRM experience is an asset


    Why You’ll 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 a group RRSP
    • Awesome waterfront location, ONSITE Gym, cafeteria and Starbucks on premises


    …And let’s not forget the AWESOME PEOPLE!



    The Company is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free recruitment process to applicants with accessibility needs in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require an accommodation during this process, please inform The Company of your requirements.



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