manuela

by manuela on July 23, 2009

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Media sales jobs in London

Media sales jobs in London can be a great way to get a foot into the world of media whether it is within a tv, cinema or radio advertising sales , directories advertising sales jobs , outdoor advertising sales, magazine publisher , online media sales job and events or conference/ exhibitions sales . Effectively it is sales of either advertising space or airtime.
The London job market is always crying out for determined and ambitious sales people who enjoy new business development and love the idea of working in the media industry.
To get a media sales job you will need to demonstrate the ability to build relationships both on the telephone and face to face. You will have to have excellent communication skills and be a very good listener.
Many media companies like to recruit graduates for media sales roles so they can train them themselves . However key skills are negotiation skills, self motivation, resilience and be able to take the knocks, and competitiveness.
Most media sales jobs in London offer a basic salary with a high percentage of revenue based on commission. With the right approach and energy and drive the earning potential can be extremely lucrative.