Sales Manager – Books

We are looking for experienced sales managers, who are focused, practical and have a ‘can-do’ attitude. The ideal candidates will have the ability to use their initiative and expertise to identify commercial opportunities and maximize revenue generation.

As part of our sales team, you will be responsible for the Bulk Sales of Books, prints, book advertising and client publications to corporate sectors in the UAE and GCC.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Identify new corporate customers through direct mailers, telephone calls, directories advertisements and event attendance.
  • Client maintenance; Ensure make regular sales calls are made to introduce our products that could materialize in closing a sale.
  • Ensure all clients receive notification regarding new publications, promotions and special offers.
  • Ensure book sales are maximized and sales targets are achieved.
  • Ensure that sales and marketing material is relevant and up to date.
  • Assist in developing sales and marketing strategies.
  • Ensure accurate invoicing of orders and monitor payments by liaising with the credit department and deliveries to clients and monitor payments.
  • Ensure timely delivery of orders to clients.
  • Monitor stock levels by liaising with the Warehousing department.

What does a successful candidate look like: 

  • You are an experienced account sales professional, with recent sales experience [media agencies or client direct].
  • Relationships, account management and customer service are your top priority.
  • You have a strong track record in driving revenue growth through planning and target setting.
  • Independently managing your time, schedule and priorities is a strength.
  • Has the ability to come up with and pitch new book ideas tailored to clients’ requirements

Motivate Media Group is the region’s leading multi-platform content producer with a diverse portfolio of media interests comprising magazines, digital, social, video, exhibitions & events, cinema and books.

Interested candidates may apply attaching a copy of their CV, and include a portfolio of their work.