Local Sales Manager – Job # 59113BR

February 26, 2021 by Comments Off on Local Sales Manager – Job # 59113BR

  • Full Time
  • Phoenix

Website telemundoAZ Telemundo Arizona


  • Responsible for leading the local sales efforts for Phoenix and Tucson
  • Work with VP of Sales to formulate sales strategies and develop growth opportunities to increase station revenue and share.
  • Manage Account Manager team on sales targets, pricing strategies and business development goals.
  • Work with VP of Sales and National Sales Manager on inventory and pricing strategies to maximize  revenue and meet or exceed budget.
  • Strong comprehension of Telemundo Arizona’s competitive strength and market conditions to generate premium value for our platforms.

Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Communications, Marketing, or related field.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the television sales industry, as well as experience working with advertising agencies and direct clients.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Sales Manager.
  • Strong computer skills with particular proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Prior experience in the Phoenix market.
  • Strong agency/client relationships and excellent negotiation skills with a proven track record of growing share.
  • Strong leadership skills including verbal, written communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of Wide Orbit and Sales force applications.
  • Ability to set strategy and tactically articulate and execute sales strategy.
  • Proven to be motivated and dynamic high energy professional with success in leading and managing a team of Account Managers and Customer Service Representatives.
  • Proven success in selling Broadcast TV, digital, mobile and integrations.
  • Working knowledge of political sales.
  • Ability to utilize research tools and industry analytics preferred.

Desired Characteristics

  • Willing to work in Phoenix and Tucson, AZ and regular travel.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.
  • Must have a valid driver’s License and good driving record.
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered.
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program.

About Us

NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

To apply for this job please visit www.nbcunicareers.com.