10 hours

Account Executive

Hartford, CT
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Account Executive

Jobid 23768-397521

Location: Hartford, CT, 06132, USA

Description **Job Number** 38696BR

**Job Title** Account Executive

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WVIT

**Posting Category** Sales

**About Us** At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

**Country** United States

**State** Connecticut

**City** Hartford



Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum 1 year sales experience

+ Bachelor’s degree

+ Proven track record of developing creative solutions for customers' marketing objectives and garnering revenue from non-traditional sources.

+ Minimum 1 year of working knowledge with Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

+ Sales skills with a record of attaining or exceeding quotas Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

+ Must be willing to work at the location in West Hartford, CT

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.

+ Must be 18 years or older.

+ Must have a valid driver’s license.

+ Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Agency, television, production, creative marketing and/or other brand entertainment experience is preferred

+ Solutions-oriented thinker with the ability to quickly understand and assess opportunities and/or problems and able to respond with creative ideas and solutions

+ Strong communication and presentation skills, both oral and written

+ Excellent computer skills with MS programs: Excel, PPT, Word and ability to create innovative presentation decks with expertise

+ Adept at prospecting, generating proposals and closing the sale

+ Perceptive, insightful and intuitive abilities

+ Ability to creatively analyze and react to a variety of sales challenges

+ Ability to multi-task while staying organized and focused

+ Broad based knowledge of traditional and emerging media platforms

+ Innovative approach to a changing market place

+ Enthusiastic and positive team player within the organization

+ Strong verbal influencing skills

+ Competitive with a desire to win

+ Creative problem solver with strong analytical aptitude

+ Self-starter and motivator who can thrive in both corporate and start-up environments

+ Must be willing and able to work a flexible schedule and be available some evening hours as needed for client events


NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.


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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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