Account Executive- Chicago (Interiors) Logo

Exciting Sales Opportunity: Account Executive, Interiors Magazine/Channel
Location: Chicago, IL
Directly Reports to: Group Publisher

Be Part of the Leading Luxury Lifestyle Publisher!

Modern Luxury, the unrivaled luxury lifestyle publisher in the United States, is searching for an exceptional Account Executive to join our team in Chicago. With over 75 titles across 24 major markets, including our prestigious "Interiors" brand, we reach more than 5 million affluent readers. Modern Luxury elevates each city, giving our magazines the prominence of a national publication within their local markets. Through our unparalleled local intelligence, interactive digital brand extensions, and high-touch experiential activations, we provide luxury brands with the most efficient way to connect with America's most affluent metropolitan consumers.

Your Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

As an Account Executive, you will focus on our highly acclaimed "Interiors" brand, cultivating leads in the home decor, design, and overall shelter categories. Your role will involve passionately articulating Modern Luxury's offerings, competitive advantages, resources, and processes to clients and prospects through compelling in-person sales meetings. By establishing a strong network of C-Suite, senior-level media, and client relationships in vertical categories, you'll drive business growth. Showcase your expertise in developing multi-platform sales and marketing programs across all our titles while maintaining effective and revenue-generating relationships with client-direct, media agency, and creative agencies. Your commitment to providing exceptional sales and marketing consulting services will be instrumental in surpassing monthly revenue goals. Display a comprehensive understanding of your assigned accounts' business needs and revenue potential, supporting sales management in identifying potential sales targets and expansion opportunities in new markets. Collaborate in the development of local marketing initiatives and actively participate in industry events. Embrace a team-based environment, leveraging your strong communication skills and maintaining an informative CRM database. Prepare for an exciting outside sales position that requires heavy outbound calling.

Minimum Requirements:
3 years experience required

To thrive in this role, you'll need a Bachelor's degree and a proven track record of sales success in the interiors space, ideally within a performance-driven culture. Leverage your developed contacts and existing book of business experienced in purchasing digital, print, and experiential programs. Proficiency in Google Docs is a must, and Mac experience is a plus. Demonstrate outstanding communication skills, both verbal and written, as you engage with clients and exceed goals. As a motivated team player, consistently strive to push revenue expectations and deliver exceptional results. With a minimum of 5+ years of sales experience, you'll hit the ground running and make an immediate impact.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

At Modern Luxury, we celebrate diversity and foster an inclusive work environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Join us in creating an environment where talent thrives and success knows no boundaries.

Ignite Your Career Today!

Are you ready to be part of the revolution in the luxury lifestyle industry? Don't miss this thrilling opportunity! Submit your resume to [email protected] and take the first step toward an extraordinary career with Modern Luxury. Seize the moment and unlock your potential today!
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