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Regional Sales Director (APAC)
CBS Interactive

CBS Interactive is looking for an experienced, senior Sales professional with regional exposure and skills in the digital ads & gaming markets.

About Us:

Truly premium content – at true scale. Only CBSi.

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.
Description of the role:
As the Regional (APAC) Sales Director for our tech, business tech and gaming brands you will lead a team who are responsible for helping our advertising partners market to these valuable audiences.
Our key tech and gaming sites – CNET, GameSpot, ZDNet, TechRepublic and – attract influential decision makers across multiple audiences and key marketing demographics from consumers interested in tech and gaming, to IT decision makers responsible for significant technology investments for their organization.  
Role Details:
  • Lead and manage the CBSi sales team and tactics required to deliver revenues to budgets/targets
  • Develop and maintain the sales teams’ knowledge of online advertising trends, lead generation CBSi audience profiles/habits
  • Develop sales plans and revenue forecasts
  • Establish strong relationships both internally and externally with senior client stakeholders
  • Deliver revenue against goals by brands per quarter.
Your Day-to-Day:
  • Oversee sales team and internal interfaces to ensure smooth running of processes and delivery
  • Brand-by-brand weekly forecasting with senior management, supported by accurate campaign and market insights, weekly communication with Global SVP of Sales
  • Establish regular meetings with sales team
  • Develop new revenue initiatives
  • Liaise with the international sales team where necessary.
What you bring to the team:
You have:
  • Proven people manager with the ability to drive high performing teams, skills development, team motivation and create an effective team culture
  • Proven ability to sell conceptually and consultatively
  • Strong knowledge of online advertising and trends
  • Ability to be creative and adaptable in an entrepreneurial & fast-paced environment
  • Outstanding communication – externally and internally, upwards and downwards
  • High level of attention to detail in proposals, rate calculation and forecasting
  • Demonstrated negotiation expertise with proven ability to deliver client value and multiple levels while protecting CBSi financial & operational interests
  • Track record of performance against targets
  • Knowledge of sales CRM (ideally Salesforce) and sales management systems (ideally Operative)
  • Senior level contacts at agency level and clients.
CBS Corporation has a strict policy on the use of Recruitment agencies, therefore agency applications will not be accepted.

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NSW - Sydney


digital / interactive