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Commercial Sales Manager (Sports and Media rights holders)

12 days ago by Gfinity PLC

London, UK

Job Level: Intermediate

Contract: Full Time

Sector: Sales

Commercial Sales Manager (Sports and Media rights holders)

Location: Hammersmith (3 minutes from the Tube)

Company and Role Introduction

We are Gfinity! A leading international Esports business, created by gamers for the world’s 2.2bn gamers!

We offer advisory services, unparalleled experiences, and winning strategies for game publishers, sports rights holders, and media companies.

  • We help Sports Rights holders’ future proof their franchises and bring in new younger fans
  • We help media companies create great gaming-based content that fans want to watch
  • We help brands reach and be more relevant to young consumers
  • We help publishers deepen levels of engagement and broaden reach with gamers

We keep the gamer at the centre of our thinking, giving ourselves the greatest chance of winning in the marketplace. Gfinity has ambitious growth targets and is committed to a Strategic Client Management model. At the centre of this model is a high performing sales function servicing the needs of publishers, sports rights holders, brands and media companies.

Goals, Objectives and Responsibilities

The successful candidate for the Commercial Sales Manager - Sports and Media rights holders, will be responsible for driving revenue and delivering against targets in each area. She/he will be expected to create/deliver:

  • Multi-faceted Sports and Media rights holders’ partnerships for Gfinity
  • Generate revenue from leveraging Gfinity owned and operated assets
  • Integrated sponsorship and partnership offerings for brand and media partners
  • Create sales documentation and supporting reporting process
  • Oversee third party negotiation and contracting
  • Create a handover process to account delivery team
  • Feed into the wider Gfinity business strategy – e.g. governance and process development
  • Strategize and then develop new products relevant to brand and media partners objectives

Key requirements (qualifications and skills)

  • Sales experience and track record of consistently delivering or exceeding targets
  • Ability to connect and be comfortable with different levels in sporting and media organisations up to the C-suite
  • Commercially minded and able to communicate via regular reporting
  • Self-starter, tenacious and motivated by the delivery of targets
  • Driven, ambitious and effective in a matrix organisation
  • Structured thinker and strong presenter with the ability to map out a strategic plan for each account
  • Highly motivated and results-oriented team player with good interpersonal skills
  • A team player and a positive, motivating person to be around
  • You are ideally working for a media platform, a sports agency, or a top tier rights holder
  • You love gaming and you want to know (or you already do know) everything about the Esports industry!

Salary and Benefits: Highly competitive salary reflecting market rate and seniority of the role, working from home opportunities, health insurance including various discounts and gym memberships. Business casual dress code, beer fridge Fridays, exciting and unique modern business, enhanced pension contribution, open plan office, company bonus, share options, commission incentives

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