Vconnect Vacancies: Sales Trainee & Advert Sales Manager

Vconnect is Nigeria’s largest local search engine, part of a group which has more than 10000 employees. Vconnect is the simplest and most cost-effective way for Nigerian to local business information. We work across the internet, SMS, fixed land and mobile telephone networks. More importantly, we don’t charge premium rate to use our service. We are into existence to fill the information gap which existed between customers and their finding products/services in Nigeria. We want to engage a smart, innovative and self-driven person.

Job Title:  Sales Trainee
Location:  Abuja

Responsibilities:
Meeting clients to discuss their advertising needs.
Working with account planners to devise a campaign that meets the client’s brief and budget.
Briefing the creative team who will produce the adverts.
Negotiating with clients, solving any problems and making sure deadlines are met.
Keeping in contact with the clients.
The job will be based on incentives initially .

Qualifications and Requirements:
Good spoken and written communication skills.
Entry level experience.
Minimum qualification is Degree.
Strong presentation and negotiation skills.
Confidence, tact and a persuasive manner.
Good organizational and time management skills.
Good ‘people skills’, for working with a range of colleagues and clients.
A willingness to work long hours, often under pressure.

Job Title: Advert Sales Manager
Location:  Abuja

Responsibilities:
Meeting clients to discuss their advertising needs.
Working with account planners to devise a campaign that meets the client’s brief and budget.
Briefing the creative team who will produce the adverts.
Negotiating with clients, solving any problems and making sure deadlines are met.
Keeping in contact with the clients.

Qualification and Requirements:
Minimum qualification is Degree.
Has at least 1-3 years prior experience.
Two years prior experience in Media Sales such as newspaper, magazine, online advert space-selling is a must have.
Good spoken and written communication skills.
Strong presentation and negotiation skills.
Confidence, tact and a persuasive manner.
Good organizational and time management skills.
Good ‘people skills’, for working with a range of colleagues and clients.
A willingness to work long hours, often under pressure.
Manage the team and deliver results.

To apply
Email your CV to careers@vconnect.com (Subject: IT & Networking Engineer)

Not later than 25th June, 2012


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