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Media Sales Manager - Netherlands (Amsterdam based)

Media Sales, Amsterdam

Taboola is looking for an eager, high-performing, and results-driven Media Sales Manager to pursue, negotiate and close deals, enabling sponsored content to be placed on the Taboola widget and spread throughout our growing Publisher Network in the Netherlands.  The Netherlands is a new strategic market for us at Taboola and in turn this new geographical focus gives the successful candidate an opportunity to build new business from scratch, contributing to Taboola’s global expansion. The candidate should be a strong, deal-oriented professional who loves to sell!
About Taboola
Taboola is the leading discovery platform, serving over 360 billion editorial and video recommendations to over 1 billion unique visitors every month on some of the Web’s most innovative publisher sites, including USA TODAY, Huffington Post, MSN, Business Insider, Chicago Tribune and The Weather Channel. Headquartered in New York City, Taboola also has offices in Los Angeles, London, Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Bangkok, São Paulo, Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Istanbul, Sydney and Tokyo. Publishers, marketers, and agencies leverage Taboola to retain users on their sites, monetize their traffic, and distribute their content to drive high-quality audiences. Learn more at www.taboola.com and follow @taboola on Twitter.
Taboola runs campaigns for companies such as Booking.com, Viacom, Philips, Dell, Hunkemöller and many more.
Responsibilities and skills: 

  • Independently build a large pipeline of leads, pursue them and close deals.
  • Manage presentations, build relationships and negotiate contracts
  • Gain an understanding of digital technology and revenue ecosystem and be able to explain Taboola product benefits
  • Sell multiple products to clients by finding the right stakeholders for each product
  • Manage a robust pipeline and accurately forecast new business closure rate and revenue booked
  • Work closely with Head of Sales to consistently achieve and exceed revenue goals.
  • Interact with the Account Management team to effectively manage client expectations and ensure successful campaign management
  • Convey field intelligence to product management teams in regard to development features

Requirements: 

  • Native Dutch language
  • Fluency in a second European language is a plus (not but essential).
  • Experience in a lead generating / sales planning / inside sales position, preferably at a digital media company
  • Proven communication, presentation, phone etiquette and general sales skills
  • Experience in structuring and negotiating deals
  • Entrepreneurial and can-do attitude
  • Strong analytical skills to collect business intelligence by conversing with clients and monitoring/identifying trends in data and in generated reports
  • Excellent technological skills and ability to quickly learn what is needed to support the campaigns successful implementation and optimization
  • Working as a team player
  • Willingness to travel
  • Willingness to help other teams outside of personal targets. For example, help Marketing team organize events and translate materials or help Finance team chase invoices
  • The will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment and learn, learn, learn!

Why Choose Taboola?
Working at Taboola gives you the chance to be part of building something unique. We are a company that embraces change, has enormous potential for growth and offers a challenging yet collaborative working environment where you will always feel valued and be given every opportunity to make a name for yourself. With an office culture that’s international, social and supportive, Taboola offers very generous benefits including 25 days’ holiday, excellent health insurance, some flexible working, free breakfast and lunch every day, stock options and Perkbox to name just a few.
So, if you’re ready for a new challenge in a company with like-minded creative individuals, a fast pace and endless opportunities with exciting brands why not come and see what we’re all about, you won’t be disappointed.
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