Company: Rigzone
Skills: Business Development, Marketing, Sales
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Advertising Executive

Company: Rigzone
Skills: Business Development, Sales
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Base + Commission
Location: Houston, TX, US


  • Build and grow advertising revenue nationally through sales efforts and relationships
  • Own, develop, and maintain long lasting relationships with clients
  • Strong focus on brand new and win back business
  • Plan, organize, and deliver both formal and informal presentations to decision makers, using appropriate materials, information, and format to create the highest impact and persuasive outcome
  • Initiate and deliver sales proposals and demonstrations with key decision makers and stakeholders and negotiate/overcome objections to close deals
  • Maintain a high level "cutting edge" knowledge and awareness of the key business drivers in the relevant market sector(s) for the job
  • Build and maintain a sales pipeline for future new business in order to meet all sales targets and KPIs
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve or exceed monthly/quarterly/annual sales goals



Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Marketing or a related field or equivalent proven experience
  • Proven sales track record; 2+ years of solid business development experience with at least 1 year in online/digital media; oil and gas industry experience a plus
  • Understanding of online advertising sales and product and trends in advertising
  • Excellent sales and communication skills; ability to function in a high visibility role
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, results oriented environment
  • Ability to achieve results while working independently
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other members of the Rigzone team
  • Ability to identify sales opportunities within prospective clients through Internet research, lead generation, networking and cold calling
  • Driven, assertive, sense of urgency, goal/results-oriented
  • Proficiency in using the Internet, MS Office Suite and CRMs (Salesforce)