Account Executive- Sports Marketing

Norfolk, VA, United States
Posted 3 days ago
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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The primary responsibility of this position is to identify and close new sponsorship business on behalf of ODU Sports Properties.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Help develop and execute a sales plan to meet and/or exceed ODU Sports Properties and your personal annual revenue goals.
  • Identify potential sponsors for ODU Sports Properties.
  • Prospect, develop and close new business.
  • Contract fulfillment and presentation development.
  • Develop key marketing objectives with clients.
  • Assist with client contract fulfillment, execution and review.
  • Entertain and cultivate sponsors in various settings.
  • Be available for game days, evening athletic events and coach’s shows.
  • Be available to travel for client presentations.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and reports as required.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Represent OUTFRONT Media Sports, ODU Sports Properties and the Old Dominion University in a professional manner
  • Report directly to the General Manager of ODU Sports Properties
  • Supports and exhibits behavior consistent with the sales and service philosophy of OUTFRONT Media Sports
  • Acts with diplomacy as a representative of OUTFRONT Media Sports and the Old Dominion University
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree required.
  • 5 plus years demonstrated sales experience; sport sponsorship or entertainment fields preferred.
  • Knowledge of Virginia marketplace a plus.
  • Outstanding communication skills are essential for interactions with clients, operational leaders and other senior executives.
  • Demonstrated professional sales presentation skills.
  • Produce valid automobile insurance coverage.
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