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About the Role
We are looking for a thoughtful Sales Director with experience successfully selling media in the video space while leading a team of sellers. You will report to the RVP pf Sales in LA and will focus on the entertainment business while meeting sales goals and mentoring a small team. The Sales Director will be a crucial member of a growing sales team that provides best in class advertising solutions to our clients.
- Represent Twitch as an expert to both clients and agencies knowledge
- Lead a team of sellers to achieve their sales goals
- Grow ad revenue, and when possible, exceed goals through creative and thoughtful selling
- Exceed quarterly and annual sales goals
- Prospect for new business and accounts
- Focus on initiating and developing relationships with key agencies within the LA market
- Manage advertiser pipeline to exceed quarterly goals
- Secure strategic level relationships with senior client contacts within the account list
- Work collaboratively with the sales teams to uncover best practices and opportunities
- Consistently report updated sales pipeline in SFDC
- 7+ years with significant experience selling video as a quota-carrying digital ad salesperson with at least 3 years of managing sellers.
- Demonstrable agency and client relationships in the LA market specifically in entertainment
- Prior experience leading a team of sellers
- Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
- Maternity & Parental Leave
- Flexible PTO
- Commuter Benefits
- Amazon Employee Discount
- Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.