Full Time Job

Local Sales Manager


Sarasota, FL 05-26-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Local Sales Manager - WWSB

About WWSB:

WWSB-TV is the Gray owned ABC affiliate serving the Tampa/Sarasota DMA. This is a great opportunity to work for the second largest broadcaster in the country, in one of its best markets.

Job Summary/Description:

WWSB-TV is seeking it's next dynamic and leadership driven Local Sales Manager to join our winning team. This is a rare chance to lead a team of seasoned sellers with an outstanding reputation of delivering results for our clients. You will have all of the tools, resources, and support to take yourself and your team to the next level. Our team is on a mission to grow local business by offering expert marketing strategies, and we want a front-line leader to join our mission.

The ideal candidate will excel at coaching, training, and growing a team of tremendous sellers. We have a winning and thriving sales culture while developing our team to their full potential. Must be results driven and know how to motivate our sales team. Extensive knowledge of how to develop new business and digital opportunities is a must, along with an understanding of how TV and digital work in combination to deliver measurable results for our clients. Gray has best in class products and strategies to drive results for our clients and operates in a fast paced and exciting environment.

The Local Sales Manager is responsible for all aspects of WWSB local revenue goals and works closely with the Digital Sales Manager and General Sales Manager to coordinate sales efforts with the local team. Individual is also responsible for keeping the sales team up to date on latest product knowledge.
*** Please note, the primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the information listed above ***

• The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years experience in managing sellers and must have a thorough understanding of the media environment including an understanding of digital products. College degree is preferred. But most importantly, the ideal candidate will know how to grow their team while also wanting to grow themselves.

Are you energetic, positive and goal-oriented? Please join our team, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8zq86-3-236-146-28-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.