Available Role: Sales Director, UK

London Office for EMEA

About Affectv 

Affectv is a global programmatic marketing company that specialises in serving relevant personalised ads to the right person, at the right time. We seamlessly target a unique audience across the purchase journey, deliver them relevant messages across digital media channels, and amplify performance.


The Role

The Sales Director, UK is responsible for overseeing all new business sales activities of the UK office including managing the Sales Team. Among the areas to be reviewed and developed are:

What we are looking for

A dynamic, enthusiastic leader who can lead from the front on capabilities and foster a vibrant optimistic team culture. Someone who is going to drive Affectv’s profile and success across the UK agency landscape and who can demonstrate outstanding competency in creating and developing deep and beneficial relationships both inside and outside the organisation.

From a leadership perspective, we are looking for someone with the ambition to balance developing their own career while also lifting their team in capabilities and experience in a fun, rewarding way. 

Commercially, you will have demonstrated a high level of structured expertise in managing identifying, progressing and closing key client opportunities. You will be adept at providing guidance and expertise across the programmatic landscape encompassing data targeting, media selection and creative delivery. We are looking for someone comfortable with evangelising personalization to key decision makers, securing strategic relationships and being a results-oriented hands-on who excels at developing new ways of bringing in new business and leading by example. Process wise,  Superior skills in all facets of the sales cycle including prospecting, needs analysis, listening, identifying buying signals, negotiation and the ability to sell based on value rather than price.

In terms of experience, preferably you will have demonstrated a superior capability in leading teams to successfully highlight, engage with, and close new sales opportunities across the agency landscape. You will be highly experienced in objection handling, sales pipeline management and driving day-to-day sales activities. The right candidate will have a thorough knowledge of the programmatic ecosystem and the role the components (DMP’s, DSP’s, SSP’s, RTB, trading desks, ad exchanges) play.   

What we can offer

We are a growing company that provides the opportunity to take part in all sorts of business building conversations and experiences. We have a desire to see people grow within our organization, and as we expand within and across geographies, we need talent who grow with the company. 

On a daily basis, the role will be supported by a management structure of Commercial and Country leadership, and a Client Service team.   

We offer competitive salary and compelling commission structure linked to the achievement of targets.

We have a bunch of perks that are enjoyed across the company including:

Experience required

To apply please send your CV to talent@affectv.com