Graduate Media Sales Executive- Leading Fashion, Sport and Music Title

06 Jun 2018
04 Jul 2018
Creative / Design
Start Date

Leicester Square, Central London

GBP20,000 Basic, GBP30-35,000 Year 1 OTE , GBP70,000 + Year 2 OTE

The Company

This is a terrific opportunity for an ambitious graduate to join one of London's leading magazine publishing houses based near Leicester Square. They work on over 350 magazine titles including leading Fashion, Sports and Music and have a national readership of well over 300,000. With a varied selection of national and regional publications, this is the perfect firm for a sales-minded graduate to begin a career within publishing. The sales' team have a strong culture of incentives, and top performing graduates will be rewarded with regular lunch clubs to top London Michelin Star restaurants, as well as trips abroad to Paris, New York, Las Vegas and Ibiza.

Since floating 10 years ago they have won numerous awards including The Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, The Virgin Fasttrack Top 50 Companies and the 'Investors in People Accreditation'. These awards have not only enabled them to grow their business and become a market leader, but also hire the best talent and reinvest in and reward their staff.

The Role

As a Graduate Sales Executive, you will be responsible for increasing revenue from existing clients, in addition to targeting new brand and agency contacts. Day to day, the role will entail selling classified advertising space to a wide variety of businesses, both over the phone and by e-mail. You will be selling advertising space across print, as well as across their newly developed online, digital and mobile portfolio.

The Candidate

The ideal candidate must possess superb communication skills, a natural resilience and excellent work-ethic. You must also:

Have a 2.2 or above

Have an ambitious and money-motivated personality

Be Competitive, with have a track record of achievement

Previous pro-active sales experience is desired but not essential