FOX40: Account Executive

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Sacramento, CA

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Job Description
Job Description

Responsible for professionally representing FOX40 in all aspects of the sales process including achieving individual sales goals and set forth by the Local Sales Manager.



  • Required to develop new business accounts
  • Identify and contact new prospective advertisers
  • Execute and achieve sales goals
  • Tabulate pending sales to Local Sales Manager
  • Re-engage former clients and prospects
  • Create and sell unique marketing solutions
  • Adhere to rate guidelines unless deviation is authorized by Sales Manager
  • Use digital/online and events opportunities to provide 360-degree advertiser solutions
  • Maintain visibility at appropriate local functions
  • Manage projects internally to provide effective production, promotions, and/or news integration to advertising clients
  • Utilize budgeted expense account for entertainment purposes
  • Additional duties as necessary



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Marketing and/or equivalent related experience
  • Successful experience in outside sales preferred
  • Must have a valid California Driver’s License
  • Professional appearance and demeanor are essential
  • Good command of the English language, oral and written
  • Must be self motivated
  • Must have ability to work with minimum supervision and ability to multi-task
  • Must have proven customer service, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Must be detail-oriented
  • A professional telephone manner is essential
  • Must have proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the Internet
  • Ability to work well under pressure and deadlines
  • Independent judgment is required to plan, prioritize, and organize diversified workload
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations