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Digital Executive

GumGum

GumGum

Brussels, Belgium
Posted on Thursday, August 31, 2023

GumGum is a contextual-first, global digital advertising platform that uses advanced AI technology to serve captivating creative ads that drive consumer attention, without the use of personal data. At GumGum, we don’t need to know who you are to deliver relevant and engaging ads that align with your active frame of mind. We believe that a digital advertising industry based on context rather than personal data builds a more equitable and less invasive future for the internet and is better for consumers, publishers and advertisers alike. Our blueprint for the future, The Mindset Matrix™, combines the power of context and creative in digital advertising to deliver superior attention and drive consumer action without sacrificing personal data.

To be a part of this next phase of digital advertising that prioritizes data privacy, please visit www.gumgum.com/careers

As GumGum continues to grow, we are looking for new talented and motivated Digital Executive in our sales team.

As a motivated Digital Executive, you will have a great opportunity to learn a lot within an exciting and fast changing digital landscape.

Within GumGum’s sales team you will be working together with experienced and enthusiastic people that have a love for digital advertising. Our focus is making sure all our partners get the highest level of attention, value, and service. They are the reason we are growing as a company, so we need to make sure we take good care of our partners.

The Digital Executive is a motivated team member who wants to develop their commercial and programmatic skills and wants to help get our team to the next level. You are a person that can work with internal teams and is committed to achieving and exceeding sales goals.

Your responsibilities within the team will be leading and developing key relationships and strategy across Belgian media agencies. You make sure our clients fully understand our vision and market leading proposition, you can detect opportunities and translate these into tailormade solutions, and ultimately closing the deals.

When starting at GumGum you can expect a solid onboarding program, making sure you get all the insights and knowledge to get you started.

And finally, as we thrive to get the best out of our teams, we also get to celebrate successes together with our teams and with our partners. So we will be having lots of moments to hang out together and have fun.

Note: GumGum currently operates in a ‘work from home’ virtual environment with sporadic opportunities for in-person business and morale events (health guidelines permitting). There will not be any requirement to go into the office on a daily basis moving forward.

What You'll Achieve

  • Drive Revenue from Belgian Media Agencies
    • Sales Prospecting and Hunting - Expectation to generate a high volume of sales related activity including presentations, RFP’s, and innovative sales solutions
    • Upsell current clients in current and new products - Provide deep market insights into the in-image and in-video display vertical and generate sales specifically from key brands and agencies. Continue to support the roll out of Verity and AIP and provide market insights from clients
  • Relationship Development - Cultivate relationships with brands, agency contacts and clients to gain deep insight into their business and ultimately provide GumGum solutions for their marketing and advertising goals.
  • Translate Client Insight to internal Product Team - Provide thorough and prompt feedback to the company on how to best service clients’ needs
  • Internal Collaboration - Work with designated Account Managers and other internal teams to ensure sold proposals are successfully implemented and aligned with client expectations in a timely manner.
  • Strategic Sales - Support the sales team in developing, managing and executing strategic sales opportunities

Skills You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's Degree, Media or Marketing/Advertising field preferred
  • Ideally 1 year of solid experience in digital advertising
  • Must have strong affiliation with selling.
  • Experience in both Managed Service and Programmatic solutions.
  • PowerPoint, Excel and Word skills
  • Must possess superb written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and organization in daily tasks
  • Looking for someone who is eager, motivated and passionate about GumGum’s products
  • Extraverted in nature and can build and maintain/grow client relationships at all levels (entertaining is required)
  • Proactive not reactive in approach with a strategic mindset
  • Flexible and have the ability to adjust quickly to changing demands or strategies
  • Is open and welcoming of change and innovation
  • Continue to grow and embrace both GumGum and industry knowledge
  • Must be a highly motivated team player

Perks & Benefits

  • 24 Days Paid Holiday plus bank holidays
  • Summer Fridays from the 1st Friday of May through the 1st Friday in September
  • +1 months’ salary, as end-of-year bonus
  • Holiday pay
  • Commute costs as in legal provisions
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Pension Plan
  • Stock Incentive Program (role dependent)
  • Employee Assistance Program (counseling and resource programs)
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Internet Reimbursement
  • Lunch Allowance
  • Phone Scheme (for client facing roles)
  • HW provided
  • GumGum Gives Back volunteering/social impact opportunities
  • Virtual and In-Person Company Events/Celebrations
  • Anniversary Recognition And Awards

Awards

  • BuiltIn #37 Best Places to Work 2023 across the United States
  • BuiltinLA #7 Best Places to Work 2022
  • BuiltinLA Best Places to Work 2021
  • Ad Exchanger Programmatic Power Player 2022 and 2021
  • Digiday Media Awards Europe finalist 2022 and 2021

GumGum is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At GumGum, we believe in cultivating an environment where our team members can bring their authentic, whole selves to work. Encouraging identity and belonging is one of the many aspects of our culture that makes us stronger as an organization and drives innovation. We are committed to building and delivering a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workforce that is representative of the world around us, where all individuals are treated with respect and dignity - and to act swiftly if this value is ever threatened. We are constantly striving to be better, and we continue to take strategic steps to advance representation. - Phil Schraeder, CEO

Learn more about our DEIB programming at gumgum.com/deib

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