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Media Sales Executive

Job Title: Media Sales Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kidlington
Salary: 20000 - 25000 + OTE
Contact Name: Ben Thompson
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

Position: Media Sales Executive
Location: Kidlington (OX5)
Salary: £20,000 – £25,000 per annum
Hours: Monday - Friday, Flexible Hours (37.5 hours per week)
Experience: B2B, Telesales, Advertising, Sales Executive, Advertisers, Media
The Opportunity:

Our client are a market-leading creative advertising agency who are looking to recruit an experienced Media Sales Executive with a passion for theatre.

As Media Sales Executive you will be responsible for working with both national and local businesses, managing and facilitating the process of selling advertising to them via theatre brochures and programmes. You will be required to both maintain existing client relationships and win new business, so you will need to be enthusiastic and proactive with the ability to build a rapport with a variety of businesses, via email, telephone and in person.

A passion for theatre and the arts is desirable, as successful candidates will also often be required to go to the theatre and research the performances in order to best be able to match suitable businesses to suitable audiences with regards to media advertising.

The Company:

This agency is a market leader within the field of UK theatres. They provide a full creative service, spanning both traditional printed material and digital formats.  From branding and identity, graphic design, illustration and animation, through to account management, in-house production and distribution.

Whilst UK theatres are a target market, they also support a variety of publications across a range of additional business sectors including; education, financial, lifestyle and legal, with a total portfolio of over approximately 2,000 clients.


  • Experience of succeeding within a sales-based role
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to maintain and build relationships
  • Hungry to take an opportunity and exceed targets
  • A genuine interest in media, theatre, or the arts 

Thompson & Terry Ltd, trading as Thompson & Terry Recruitment ( are an Abingdon based recruitment agency specialising in the sourcing of Sales, Marketing and office administration candidates in Oxfordshire. No terminology used in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, religion, gender, age or sex.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a high volume of applications, if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time.