Digital Marketing Consultant

at Sinclair Broadcast Group
Location Schenectady, NY
Date Posted May 16, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

The ideal candidate will meet or exceed revenue goals by providing great customer service and designing digital campaigns that drive desired business results for new and existing clients. The winning candidate will have an outgoing personality, be fearless when making cold calls, and excel at setting appointments and closing sales. If you have a passion for everything digital and are highly self-motivated to achieve success, then this is the place for you!

You will report to and have tremendous support from our Local Sales Management and will also have the opportunity to work for one of the largest marketing and technology companies in the country. Most importantly - we are looking for a revenue generator to join our fast paced sales team to make us the digital partner of choice and continue growing digital revenue in the Schenectady-Albany-Troy DMA and beyond.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:

•         Passion for contributing to a sales team with a positive mindset

•         Driven by practical results, opportunities to learn, and opportunities to assist others with intention

•         Effective relationship building, customer service, communication and negotiation skills

•         Superior business acumen related to new media, digital interactive initiatives, and social media required

•         Digital sales experience is preferred

•         An excellent understanding of the advertising marketplace and key competition

•         The ability to effectively communicate, build rapport, and relate well to all kinds of people

•         A professional appearance is a must

•         Must have a reliable method of transportation and a good driving record

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

•         A bachelor's degree is preferred

•         2+ years of digital sales experience and/or digital agency experience is preferred

•         Certified in Google Academy for Ads is preferred

•         Strong MS Office skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

•         Comprehensive understanding of digital assets and current digital trends

 If you are interested in selling some of the best media in the industry, we want to hear from you!

 Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!