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Sales Executive

Location Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Posted 26/08/2016
Closes 23/09/2016
Sector Media, Technology & Broadcast
Function Business Development & Sales, Commercial Sales & Sponsorship
Contract Type Permanent
Hours Full Time
Salary Competitive

Job Description

Position Summary:

Eurosport International, a Pan-European sports TV channel (cable and satellite) broadcasting in 20 languages in 54 countries, a subsidiary of Discovery Communications, is looking for a Sales Executive within the Advertising Sales Department.


The role will consist in providing a commercial support to the Sales Manager and the Area Sales Director, in order to ensure the revenue development, on an assigned region.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • The construction of commercial offers and partnerships for clients in the region 
  • The internal coordination with support functions such as Marketing, TV offers, Digital, Traffic, Production departments 
  • The set-up and follow-up of campaigns, creation and development of commercial elements, audience results 
  • Implementation of post-campaigns results analysis 
  • Administrative and commercial files processing : contracts and invoices management with concerned departments, letters drafting 
  • Competitive Intelligence: new clients / new products / media investments / sports sponsorship 
  • Marketing analysis and client profile studies in the region


3+ years post-secondary education – business school - university or equivalent with a specialization in marketing and / or commercial.

You have a proven experience in an international environment and if possible in the media sector.

Fluency in English is required

You are proficient in MS Office (PowerPoint / Excel), a good knowledge in Photoshop would be a plus, and you are proficient with media planning tools. You have an interest in offline and digital media.

Interpersonal skills, Adaptability, Team player, Curiosity, Engagement, Availability

Personal organization, Autonomy, Rigor, Spirit of synthesis, creativity


Eurosport is today Europe's leading sports entertainment group. Eurosport is broadcast in 20 languages reaching 120 million homes and 240 million viewers across 59 countries.

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