Sales Manager

Location: West Sussex, England Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + £3.6k Car Allowance + £10k OTE
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Max Crawley-Moore

Sales Manager | Media Company | Permanent | West Sussex | £32k-£38k + £10k bonus

My client, a media company based in West Sussex, are seeking a Sales Manager. This role is permanent and will be paying up to £38k basic plus OTE + car allowance.

This role will take responsibility of 25 key accounts whilst building new business and adding to the portfolio. This is consultative a multi-platform high-level sales role working across digital, print, sponsorship and conferences/exhibitions.

Sales Manager Performance objectives

  • Successfully achieve revenue targets for conferences
  • Generation of new business from targeted business categories/regions
  • Achievement of the current 70% renewal rate for online supplier hubs
  • Development of market sector and product knowledge to required standard
  • Achieve required sales standards: a minimum call-rate of 20 effective calls per day (we use Power Hour sales times to maximise energy levels)
  • An average of 3 new proposals/offers per day
  • Accurate record keeping and pipeline management

Three critical requirements

  • Experienced at sponsorship sales on live events
  • High volume new business development
  • Digital native

Idea Sales Manager's will display:

  • Proven track record in sponsorship sales in digital media, conference and/or exhibitions, ideally in a B2B environment
  • Solutions-based portfolio sales approach
  • Ability to write and present bespoke client proposals
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to listen actively and draw intelligent conclusions
  • Enthusiastic, ambitious, pro-active, resilient
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • An interest in developing market/product knowledge and organisational awareness
  • Rapport building - develop strong internal and external relationships

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