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Business Development Executive - Gaming


Business Development Executive - Gaming

  • Closing date: 14-Jun-2019
  • Hours:
    • Full Time
  • Job function:
    • Sales
  • Contract type:
    • Permanent

The Opportunity
We are Clarion Gaming. We are a charismatic and enthusiastic team who love different, never settle for second, embrace trust & loyalty, strive to make things better & believe in what we do.

We are looking for a Business Development Executive (BDE) working within the iGaming Business publishing team at Clarion Gaming. The BDE will be responsible for acquiring new advertising revenue for our digital products and nurturing this business into long term spend and building on-going strong client relationships.

Our digital products include magazines, websites, newsletters, webinars, videos and more. The BDE will be working alongside 5 other publishing sales people, part of a close-knit team which is one of 6 sales teams within the division.

Key Responsibilities

  • Increase revenue across the publishing division
  • Generate new business and build future pipelines
  • Exceed individual and business targets
  • Sell over the phone and face to face
  • Develop productive relationships at the appropriate levels to achieve goals
  • Adhere to the businesses KPI’s
  • Become fluent on, utilizing functionality to manage your goals
  • Ensure sales are signed and stored ahead of activity start date
  • Attend relevant industry events to network, some involving international travel
  • Learn about the industry to ensure a competitive edge
  • Deliver excellent customer service
  • Support & promote a positive & collaborative team environment

Knowledge, Skills & Behaviours

  • A proven track record in sales (media sales experience preferred)
  • A hungry, motivated and competitive self-starter
  • Determination to reach goals & exceed expectations
  • Ability to plan & sell for the short, medium & long term
  • Strong commercial acumen, relationship builder &contributor of ideas
  • Ability to deliver new business revenues
  • Ability to maintain existing accounts & regain lapsed accounts
  • Effective communicator internally & externally
  • Ability to work with senior industry contacts
  • Adept at networking & able to socialize productively
  • Experience on preferred
  • Comfortable at being a brand ambassador for Clarion Gaming

The success measures

  • Achieve or exceed targeted individual revenues
  • Effectively maintain and manage individual pipeline
  • Acquire new customers, regain lapsed and maintain existing
  • Meet Clarion business KPIs
  • Support & work as part of a team to reach the Clarion Gaming business goals.


The Gaming team is a group of enthusiastic individuals driven by the following values:

We love the unexpected:

  • We’re adventurous and willing to try new things
  • We embrace and drive change
  • We aim to surprise and delight

We’re open and happy to share:

  • We engage with stakeholders outside the event
  • We build sharing communities
  • We embrace others ideas

We’re committed to caring:

  • We take personal responsibility to get things done
  • We always think about every step of the experience
  • We strive to understand and meet customers’ needs

We continuously learn:

  • We actively seek inspiration from all quarters
  • We constantly strive to improve what we do and how we do it
  • We help learning lead to growth.
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