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Account Executive


New York, NY, US, 10016

New York

ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic consumer brands, its portfolio includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. The company delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, ViacomCBS provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions for partners on five continents.


Truly premium content. At true scale. Only ViacomCBS. ViacomCBS Digital is the premier online content network for information and online operations of ViacomCBS Corporation, as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.


This position is responsible for maintaining, building and exceeding advertising revenue goals for the ViacomCBS digital portfolio. Successful candidates will also demonstrate an ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment to achieve results, despite obstacles.


They will set and own territory sales agenda including the following:

-  Manage a territory and sales quota.

-  Develop account and territory strategies for long-term development and revenue growth.

-  Generate new sales leads.

-  Act as a business specialist on behalf of your clients- strategically developing digital and mixed media solutions to suit their objective.

-  Establish and foster relationships with clients by conducting a high volume of face-to-face calls.

-  Prioritize and lead to ensure proper account management both internally and externally.

-  Collaborate with centers of excellence to develop strategic roadmaps and generate revenue across the portfolio.

-  Establish oneself as a thought leader within the digital community and evangelize ViacomCBS’s unique positioning within the marketplace.

-  Ability to stay ahead of the curve on marketplace trends relating to their clients as well as the digital industry.

What you bring to the team:

You have -

-  Sales professional with an entrepreneurial spirit who thrives in a team, goal-oriented environment.

-  3-5 years proven advertising interactive sales experience.

-  Have a strong desire to win and grow as digital ad sales professional.

-  Exceptional communication and organizational skills.

-  Well-developed presentation skills.

-  Ability to manage stress well, and juggle multiple account challenges at once.

-  BS/BA degree, or equivalent training and experience.

-  Must be extremely detail oriented.

-  Fluent in Microsoft Suite, G Suite and Salesforce


ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status. 


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.viacomcbs.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

ViacomCBS believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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As ViacomCBS begins the process of returning to the office in the US, there are a few key dates to keep in mind

  • The first dose of the Moderna vaccine should be no later than November 29.
  • The first dose of the Pfizer vaccine should be no later than December 6.
  • The J&J vaccine should be administered no later than December 27.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City