Posted Sep 19, 2016 - Requisition No. 54394
The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces. We challenge each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in our communities as around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen!
This role requires a senior sales professional responsible for client facing relationships representing Bloomberg's high profile series of events. The Bloomberg Live brand convenes the financial elite globally, providing engaging editorially driven content, while bringing the brand of Bloomberg to life. Our events provide clients the opportunity as sponsors to position their company as leaders with vision aligned to important themes, and also to develop and strengthen business relationships.
The ability to ideate and innovate collaboratively, generating a positive revenue or share growth across Bloomberg media is important. This position will require a creative sales professional to work well both externally and internally, keeping the client's and Bloomberg's priorities in mind. This person will also have the skill to develop effective event driven activations that also protect the editorial integrity of our brand. Renewing existing business and hunting for new client revenue will be extremely important.
Event Sales leads undertake a duel role of partnering with their cross platform sales colleagues, as an event expert, and aggressively prospecting to developing new business by securing sponsorship budgets directly from clients.