If you are seeking an Advertising Sales Manager role then you will come from an advertising and or sales background. Employers will be looking for you to be able to demonstrate
that you can handle the pressure of sales and to be able to drive sales and ultimately close those deals. Selling advertising is a different type of sales, one that is very fast paced and driven and one where you will need to have contacts and build relationships with clients.
To be an advertising sales Manager, companies will also be looking for a proven track record in managing people and a department.
If you are looking at how best to layout your CV and what to include, please find below an idea of what your CV could look like:
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Advertising Sales Manager CV Sample
I am an energetic Advertising professional with (how long) career in the world of advertising. I have worked with many different clients and sectors within advertising and feel that I always deal well with new clients and new sectors.
I have a very creative mind, I have excellent writing skills and I have a real passion for delivering unique and exciting content for my clients. I have had experience in managing a team and running many different projects at any one time.
I am an excellent communicator and feel that with the knowledge I have gained I can demonstrate good advertising skills and techniques to my clients and my team. I can deliver presentations to clients and provide a different and unique way of working for my clients which will suit every need.
Date to Date or To Date – Advertising Sales Manager – Where?
In my role as Advertising Sales Manager, it is my responsibility to ensure that our department meet and exceed our targets and that I manage my team successfully. My responsibilities include:
Dealing with clients/accounts and developing new accounts/clients
Thinking of new ways of advertising and increasing sales in the department
Managing my team and developing their skills
Keeping up to date with new trends and better ways to advertise, more cost effective ways for businesses.
University, College, School – For all include titles/subjects and qualifications
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Computer skills – MS Office, Excel??? Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Any other training courses or relevant qualifications to a job that you are looking for?
Any management courses/qualifications/training specifically in Advertising/Sales?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work?
Available on request.