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Account Executive, KABC-TV

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 716952BR Location Glendale, California, United States Business Walt Disney Television Date posted Nov. 06, 2019

Job Summary:

ABC7 Los Angeles is seeking an Account Executive to represent all of its broadcast, digital and social properties to the Los Angeles advertising community; grow an established account list and develop new business across all ABC sales platforms. If you’re the kind of person who thrives on being an integral part of a transforming industry and creating solutions to challenging issues, this may be the perfect opportunity for you.

Basic Qualifications:

Ideal candidate to join our team of relentless, passionate people should have 3-5 years local and/or multiple-market television sales experience. Candidate should also have strong relationships in the marketplace. Must have experience presenting and selling multi-platform and digital opportunities to all agency levels, as well as direct to clients. Must be able to actively identify new business opportunities and develop plans for new accounts to generate strategic partnerships that result in new sales revenue. Applicants must possess a strong knowledge of current and emerging consumer and media trends, as well as excellent verbal and written presentation skills, along with strong organizational ability. Candidate must be PC and Mac literate (MS Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Keynote) and well-versed in all aspects of Social Media.

Preferred Qualifications:

A background in media research and/or product marketing is helpful. Knowledge of Wide Orbit traffic system is a plus. If you are focused on success during this time of an ever-changing media landscape, please apply

Preferred Education

College degree preferred.

About Walt Disney Television:

Walt Disney Television (WDT) redefines the future of media and entertainment. Delivering compelling creative, great storytelling, ground-breaking technology, high-impact marketing and innovative distribution, WDT offers multiple opportunities to build a career that supports entertaining and informing the world. A key unit of The Walt Disney Company, one of the world's most admired vertically integrated media enterprises, WDT includes global live action and animation entertainment, news, owned television stations, and radio. If you've got a passion to join our team of talented professionals we want to hear your story.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with ABC Holding Company, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Walt Disney Television.

ABC Holding Company, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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