Sales Manager – Brisbane

  • Associate
  • Brisbane

WANTED:  Is video and digital advertising hardwired into your DNA?  Are you on a first name basis with key media agencies and brand marketers in Brisbane?  Does the opportunity to sell emerging video media and technology excite you? Are you a sales rock star? Are you comfortable in a high-growth, fast-paced environment? If the answer is a ringing yes, this role could be for you. We’re looking for a Sales Manager with a track record in digital sales and a passion for emerging/video media to drive forward Unruly’s business in Brisbane.

In this role, you’ll be working collaboratively with the News Corp Commercial team to inspire and educate Brisbane media agencies, creative agencies and brands on the benefits of embracing social video and and forging key relationships. Based in the News Corp Brisbane office, and working alongside our AU Sales Team, you will be able to hit the ground running. You’ll probably have experience in digital media sales (video and/or social media sales experience is a plus). If you’re tired of “plain digital” and feel ready to join a really cool company with a proven business model and a start-up feel, we’d love to learn what makes you Unruly!

Reports to: Managing Director, ANZ

Location: Brisbane, Australia

Employment Type:  Permanent

Working Hours: Full time

Salary: Competitive plus bonus

Benefits: Private health care allowance for you and your partner, work injury insurance, mobile phone allowance, and a company laptop. You’ll travel to London for our bespoke onboarding training – Unrulyduction and will also be invited to attend an annual UnrulyFest. We are a truly global organisation, offering opportunities to collaborate around the world. Plus we spend way too much time watching and sharing the most awesome videos on the Web.

About the Role: Mission

Your mission will be to:

  • Drive maximum revenue for Unruly in Brisbane by forging key relationships with the News Corp Commercial team to deliver best in class responses for media agencies and direct brands to drive their custom KPIs.
  • You’ll be the go-to at News Corp Brisbane for all things Unruly and outstream video, to allow the teams to evangelise the benefits of Unruly’s full suite of products including our EQ, data & tech proposition.
  • You will develop relationships with Brisbane-based creative agencies to offer our content testing & optimisation tools.

About the Role: Key Relationships

  • Media agencies
  • News Corp Commercial team
  • Brand marketers
  • Creative agencies
  • PR agencies

About You: Experience

You must have:

  • An established network of Brisbane based media agency decision-makers
  • A track record of prospecting for new business and converting this into revenue
  • Frequently networked at a senior level within direct client environments
  • Demonstrated 3-5 years digital or video sales experience
  • Strong experience of digital culture, and knowledge of trends and innovation in the digital space
  • Understanding of and enthusiasm for the social video space and the ability to inspire confidence and collaboration with your clients

About You: Skills

You must be:

  • Able to confidently deal with all levels of decision makers
  • A swift decision maker, able to deliver quality in a rapidly growing and changing business
  • An exceptional cold-caller
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite (experience with Google Apps would be beneficial)

About You: Behaviour

You must be:

  • Confident – to make decisions
  • Calm – able to work well under pressure
  • Eager – to succeed in a new sales environment
  • Collaborative – happy to work in a Sales team
  • Flexible – to work in a fast growth global environment
  • A closer – Able to negotiate and close business deals swiftly

About You: Education & Qualifications

  • Honours-level degree or equivalent (School of Life also counts)

Other Details

All applicants must be eligible to work in Australia.

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