Facebook Client Partner, Emerging Markets in São Paulo, Brazil
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to share, and make the world more open and connected. Through our growing family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that helps billions of people around the world connect and share what matters most to them. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to make the world more open and accessible. Connecting the world takes every one of us—and we're just getting started.
Facebook is seeking a strong, experienced sales and marketing professional to help build and sell Facebook’s advertising solutions to large online advertisers. You’ll contribute to a high-caliber team in a business that is experiencing rapid and dramatic growth. We are looking for a sales professional with flexibility, management experience and outstanding decision-making skills, and you're able to use quantitative abilities to make effective, strategic decisions. This role will require a self-starter who has also demonstrated previous solid performance and work in a constantly changing environment, dealing with ambiguity, and demonstrate problem-solving leadership with limited oversight. Ideal candidates will have experience in a sales environment as well as extensive experience selling cross-network online marketing solutions such as integrated sponsorships and display advertising.
Help define Facebook's overall approach and focus in the vertical
Identify and prioritize business opportunities
Partner with other vertical teams on structuring and executing operational and strategic initiatives - developing work plans, synthesizing market related data, leading analysis and defining the overall business approach to Facebook’s success in the Vertical
Increase the effectiveness of the team by recognizing opportunities for new approaches
Develop and implement best practices for client interaction, sales and services for Facebook, including a good understanding of working with advertisers and agencies
Prospect and penetrate large organizations to obtain branded advertising
Develop metrics to measure the growth and performance of the sales team, and provide reports as needed
Create persuasive sales presentations using market trends, case studies and Facebook network solutions
Analyze campaign performance statistics and recommend optimized media solutions
Exceed sales, pricing and yield goals for yourself and your team
Ensure that our clients receive the highest level of sales and operational customer service.
7+ years of Marketing, Brand Advertising, Media Sales and/ or Online Advertising experience
Vertical experience is preferred
Strong management and coaching skills
5+ years managing client accounts - sales
Knowledge of social media, reseller channels and vertical markets a plus
Ability to win the support of key stakeholders
Relationships with top marketing decision makers at traditional companies and agencies
Proven track record of reaching and exceeding sales revenue goals
Demonstrated success as a leader of change, achieving operational excellence by introducing new performance measures, processes and systems
Ability to perform well in a highly dynamic, rapidly changing environment
Understanding of user behavior and how technology works and the ability to explain each in ordinary terms
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Great team player
BA or BS degree or equivalent experience preferred.