Bloodstock Sales Executive
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.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Commercial Department as a Bloodstock Sales Executive. The successful candidate will be responsible for selling advertising and initiating new commercial opportunities within the bloodstock marketplace, with the overall objective of maximising the profitability of the department.
You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills as you will be required to prepare and present proposals and respond to customer queries in a prompt and professional manner. Other duties will include the production and registration of adverts and also assisting with maintenance of the department's success box database.
The ideal candidate will be educated to A-level standard or equivalent and will need to be creative in developing new advertising streams and concepts for new features. You will demonstrate initiative and have previous experience of working towards tight deadlines. In addition, you should possess excellent organisational skills, be proactive and operate with a high degree of accuracy. A keen interest in horseracing and bloodstock is essential.
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 5APLink megjelenítése" width="0" height="0" />