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National & Regional Accounts Manager (NRAM)

ID: 10916
City: West Des Moines
State/Territory: US-IA
Exempt Status: Exempt
Employment Duration: Full time
Working Hours: Monday - Friday 8 AM - 5 PM CST & additional hours as needed.

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JOB SUMMARY : Responsible for sales, development and servicing of national, regional and political accounts. Maximize revenue by actively directing, supporting and assisting OnMedia’s national representation firm, NCC. Develop and maintain professional relationships with national and regional advertising buyers, NCC representatives and economic decision makers for key regional accounts.


Specific responsibilities assigned to this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Sell advertising on represented linear and digital platforms to achieve assigned revenue budgets for each.
  • Develop specific account selling strategies to increase shares and target new business to OnMedia represented platforms at both National and Regional levels.
  • Function as the OnMedia point person for NCC sales people who are developing business for OnMedia markets - quoting rates; providing market research, advertising sales proposals, ratings and relevant information for specific avail requests.
  • Monitor OnMedia inventory and adjust pricing to drive maximum revenue and promote average unit rates on high demand programming and networks.
  • Ensure NCC has a clear overall understanding of OnMedia’s markets including demographic profiles, competitive media, local strategies, client-focused promotional opportunities, etc.
  • Provide regular updates of insertable networks, zone reconfigurations, new representation etc., to both NCC and Regional accounts.
  • Maintain a detailed and organized record of all activities including sales, make-goods, changes and copy in accordance with OnMedia policies.
  • Supervise, train and collaborate with assigned National Sales Assistant. Maintain close and coordinated communication. Follow OnMedia traffic, schedule and sales workflow policies to insure smooth operations.
  • Provide weekly account activity reports including accurate projections to each market manager and division management.
  • Travel as necessary to key national markets a minimum of two times per year.
  • Perform other duties or special projects as assigned.
  • Requires regular attendance and work from assigned office.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Sales and Marketing or equivalent experience. 
  • Three years’ cable, broadcast (or other media) direct sales experience. 
  • Demonstrated ability to creatively solve advertising sales opportunities and challenges.
  • Good working knowledge of marketing research and advertising agency media buying processes. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. 
  • Proficient with industry software and technology such as Excel, Strata, Novar, Kantar or similar. 
  • Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record. 
  • Must be willing and able to travel on a local and regional basis utilizing your own vehicle as necessary.
  • Demonstrated leadership and teamwork abilities in the execution of daily job functions. 
  • Ability to perform all the duties and responsibilities as described.

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