Advertising sales agents sell or solicit advertising space, time, or media in publications, signage, TV, radio, or Internet establishments or public spaces.
An advertising sales agent job description entail developing content for sales presentations or other materials, delivering promotional presentations to current and prospective customers, identifying potential customers, developing professional relationships or networks and estimating costs and terms of sales.
An advertising sales agent education requirements are a high school diploma is typically enough education for an entry-level advertising sales position, a bachelor's degree is required for most advertising, promotions, and sales agent career. For the advertising manager role, a bachelor's degree in advertising or journalism is preferred. Most training for advertising sales agents takes place on the job.
An advertising agency or a creative ad agency is a firm dedicated to creating, planning, and handling advertising and sometimes other forms of promotion and sales for its clientele.
Sales and communication skills are essential skills which an advertising manager should possess. Besides, curiosity, innovative thinking, creativity, people skills, and adaptability are also desirable. A sales agent should stay open to new ideas to earn an average advertising sales agent salary in India.
Advertising sales agents mostly work under pressure to meet the sales numbers. They work in various industries such as radio, television advertising agencies and internet publishing units.
To be a successful advertising manager, candidates should be able to identify and react precisely to the behaviour and emotions of customers with good listening skills.
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