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VP, National Advertising Sales

  • Job Tracking ID: 512234-594103
  • Job Location: Open, Open
  • Job Level: Executive
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: October 10, 2017
  • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:


This position is vital for INSP’s continued growth in the national ad sales business and to meet and exceed budget goals. This position manages a list of General Market Agencies with the focus of developing new and incremental revenue for INSP. This position requires solid relationships throughout the ad sales media community and the continued positioning of INSP to gain market share.


* Oversee a list of General Market ad agencies for INSP.
* Manage relationships with media planners and buyers.
* Responsible for developing new business at both the client direct and agency level.
* Responsible for meeting and exceeding short form revenue on the network.
* Assist in developing sponsorship sales for INSP’s slate of Original Programming

Experience and Skills:


* Bachelor of Science or related fields preferred

* 3-5 years of Sales experience preferred
* Deep relationships with national ad agencies and client level contacts
* Proficient in Microsoft Office
* Applied understanding of all qualitative and quantitative media research
* Network Cable or Broadcast Network experience is required.

* Strong negotiating and relationship building skills
* Strong presentation skills are paramount to this position
* Relationships within the national planning and buying community are vital
* Excellent interpersonal, organizational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks at the same time
* Ability to present INSP’s value proposition to senior level executives within the Media Community.
* Detail oriented, with the ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus and work closely with data and numbers.

* Must be available to travel out-of-town to attend meetings on an as needed basis.

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