Digital Advertising/Business Manager - ESPN

Firebrand Talent Search - Melbourne Area, Australia

Posted 719 days ago
  • Experience
    Mid-Senior level
  • Job function
    Advertising, Sales, Marketing
  • Employment type
    Full-time
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising, Online Media, Sports
  • Job ID
    3516366

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Job description

Amazing opportunity to join the Digital Advertising Sales team of ESPN, the world’s leading sports multimedia entertainment company.

•    Senior Agency Sales position
•    Integrated Digital & Mobile sites
•    Creative Solutions orientated

Firebrand Talent, global specialists in permanent recruitment solutions for the Marketing, Creative and Digital industries is proud to partner with ESPN in the recruitment of this critical, Melbourne based, position.

A subsidiary of The Walt Disney Co and comprising of 7 websites (ESPN.com.au, ESPN3.com, Soccernet.com, Cricinfo.com, Scrum.com, ESPNF1.com and Footytips.com.au) plus mobile apps, ESPN’s digital properties represent the largest digital sports network in Australia.

The key criteria for this role are to represent ESPN’s digital properties and sell advertising space to Melbourne’s media planning & buying agencies and direct clients.  

Far more than a straightforward digital inventory sell, the role requires a creative thinker who can uncover and understand media briefs then devise and present creative, bespoke solutions across web and mobile platforms, that nail the brief and connect with the target audience.

Desired Skills and Experience

Key Requirements:


Previous Digital Advertising Sales Experience
Excellent network of contacts across Melbourne’s media agencies
A creative flair – proven ability to sell “beyond the banner”
Track record in exceeding sales targets
Competency in digital ad serving/trafficking
 
To apply or to find out more about this fantastic opportunity then please contact Alex Kenning at Firebrand Talent on akenning@firebrandtalent.com or 03 8644 7777

About this company

Firebrand Talent Search

Firebrand Talent, global specialists in permanent recruitment solutions for the Marketing, Creative and Digital industries is proud to partner with ESPN in the recruitment of this critical, Melbourne based, position.

Firebrand (www.firebrandtalent.com) specialises in permanent recruitment solutions across Marketing, Creative and Digital. We exist to place talented specialists in permanent jobs they love, and to help companies find, attract and retain the most outstanding talent in the marketplace. Firebrand is formerly the permanent and search division of Aquent.

We are experts in our respective fields and partner with companies to find, select, match, on-board and retain the best and brightest talent via our global talent communities and network.

The Talent we represent are the best in their fields of expertise. We ignite their careers and help them identify, build and sell their own unique brand to great companies.

Firebrand has 9 offices in 8 countries including Australia, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore and the United Kingdom and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.

Most of our Talent Agents have direct experience with the industries they service and are tuned into a global Firebrand network spanning the world. Their contact networks are unparalleled, their reach is international. Each Agent is armed with deep knowledge in their specific areas of marketing, communications, creative, digital, account services and media.

We place Talent in permanent positions in the following areas:
Executive Management
Digital Design and Production
Creative and Creative Services
Account Management and Planning
Marketing and Communications
Media

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