Production Sales Account Executive - Los Angeles (14935)

Los Angeles /
Sales – Production Sales /
Full-time
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Production Sales Account Executive - Los Angeles
Duration: Permanent - Remote Hybrid
Location: Los Angeles
Start: ASAP


Who You Are:
You are an experienced and confident Account Executive who is eager to work with some of Getty Images’ largest and top billing accounts in the Production community. You have heavy experience in television and/or deep broadcast industry knowledge. You are proactive, well organized and motivated in seeing your clients succeed and revenue grow. The role is pivotal in client negotiations, pricing agreements and relationship development. Client interaction is at the highest decision-making level to position Getty Images as the ultimate value provider of content across all products and services. Proven pipeline management and forecasting skills. Strong networking, communication, negotiation, presentation, and proposal development skills.

Your Next Challenge:

    • Develops existing and new business revenue streams as it relates to all Getty Images products and services.
    • Leverages shown experience and contacts across the North America television and broadcast production community.
    • Identifies and engages companies, divisions and individuals to develop mutually beneficial agreements and working relationships.
    • Navigates customer meetings, industry events and client networking opportunities.
    • Uses Salesforce diligently to track account opportunities and pipeline; follows up on customer service issues as appropriate; fulfills management reporting requirements; mentors other sales employees.
    • Develops sales approaches and solutions which lead to increased penetration and share of market.
    • Identifies and communicates the value proposition for key strategic accounts and handles the customer effectively through the sales cycle.
    • Works in collaboration with sales partners and colleagues in other segments/departments to define and implement account strategies and analysis where appropriate.

What you'll need:

    • You have 5+ years relevant sales and/or content licensing experience.
    • Outstanding written and communications skills, comfortable negotiating up to C-suite level executives.
    • Ability and skills to travel to onsite client meetings for presentations and face-to-face interactions.
    • Experience finding and closing new business opportunities, and customer relationship management.
    • Proven pipeline management closing and forecasting skills.
    • Strong communication, negotiation, presentation and proposal development skills.
    • Proficient in all Microsoft Office tools
    • Experienced in CRM (preferably Salesforce) as a platform for all customer transactional and data capture.
    • Strong networking skills and persuasive negotiator, ability to hold value and close deals.
    • Must be able to cultivate and maintain relationships via telephone, email and in-person.

Nice to have:

    • Strong television or broadcast industry experience and knowledge.
    • Experience in television distribution, development or related.

Mental and Physical Demands

    • Frequent communication with others to exchange information.
    • Occasionally moving objects up to 20 lbs and frequently moving objects up to 10 lbs.
    • Frequent sedentary work that primarily involves sitting/standing; Time of each will vary.
    • Constant operation of computer and frequent usage of other office machinery, including (but not limited to) calculator, copy machine, computer printer, etc.
    • Constant assessment of accuracy and thoroughness of the work assignment.
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Getty Images does not require employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19, but vaccination or testing has been mandated by the Biden administration and that mandate applies to our US workforce. If this position involves contact with third parties, attendance on site for events, travel and/or work in our offices, those actions will be subject to any to relevant local laws, venue or customer requirements, or travel requirements regarding vaccines or testing (and exemptions thereto).

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For over 25 years, Getty Images has embraced disruption and change; riding the digital wave to evolve from a fragmented, analog stock photo business into a multi-billion dollar, global e-commerce industry leader and trusted brand. The breadth and quality of our content has always allowed our customers and partners to tell their stories with greater creativity and accuracy, eliciting more emotion and enabling more action.
 
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Getty Images is the most trusted and esteemed source of visual content in the world available through its industry-leading sites www.gettyimages.com and www.istock.com. The Getty Images website serves creative, business and media customers in almost 200 countries and is the first-place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful content from the world's best photographers and videographers.
 
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