National Accounts Director, Sales
FW Media
Avon, MA
Date Posted
F+W Mediais seeking a National Accounts Director for its Adams Media business. This position will be responsible for directly selling into a large national chain while overseeing the overall trade, mass market, and specialty business for the Adams division.

Duties & Responsibilities:

■ Manage our Adams Media Non-fiction and Fiction lines, including selling all frontlist titles (approx 175/yr)
■ Manage backlist selling
■ Work with the finance department on monthly and quarterly forecasts and budgets
■ Work with the sales team to create account specific promotions and managing the coop program.

Knowledge & Skills:

■ The ideal candidate will be a goal-focused, seasoned National Accounts Director, with strong industry contacts and several years of experience selling to trade, specialty, mass market and wholesale accounts.
■ Must have excellent communication skills, good working knowledge of the publishing business and the ability to translate account shifts/trends to the publishing team.
■ Must be analytically minded, able to create key sales reports and have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
■ Bachelors Degree preferred
■ A minimum of 5 years of Sales experience in the publishing industry is strongly preferred


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