Account Manager Bloodstock Sales
Centurycomm Ltd is a media company which focuses on horseracing, greyhounds, football and sports betting. The company publishes a daily national newspaper and runs multiple websites and mobile products including RACINGPOST.com. It also has an iPad newspaper app and a growing syndication operation as well as two weekly newspapers and a books division. The business employs approximately 280 permanent staff and also hires freelancers and contractors.
The business has invested significantly in the development of digital services for both existing and potential markets. Racing Post is a leading digital publisher with a number of world-class websites, spearheaded by RACINGPOST.com, which includes an online subscription service. Racing Post has developed award-winning mobile and tablet products that are crucial in extending the appeal of the brand to a new audience. In addition to racing-related products, the company is also expanding its digital product range into sports such as football.
We are currently seeking an Account Manager to join our Bloodstock Advertising Sales Team. This challenging role will see you build and maintain strong relations with key clients to initiate and develop new business opportunities. You will work closely with a number of internal departments to ensure the smooth delivery of sales solutions across all Racing Post platforms.
The ideal candidate will have sales experience within a digital and print environment and have a good insight into the latest technology driving change. A background in publishing, horseracing or the bloodstock industry would be an advantage. Attention to detail is a key requisite of this role as well as excellent analytical and reporting skills. Experience of working to rigid deadlines and managing budgets is also required, along with excellent communication and negotiating/in uencing skills. Highly motivated, proactive individuals will thrive in this role.
In addition, you must be exible as working weekends, bank holidays and a shift pattern is a requirement. Knowledge of Microsoft Of ce, Illustrator and Photoshop would be desirable, although training will be provided.
Closing date for all applications is 5pm, Friday, May 16, 2014
To apply for this role please send your CV with a covering letter to or Human Resources Department, Racing Post, 23rd Floor, One Canada Square, London, E14 5AP.Link megjelenítése" width="0" height="0" />