Senior Sports Sales Executive

Are you a hungry and determined sales professional who would love to combine your sales success with your passion for Sport?

Would you like to work for one of the best-known multi-media news agencies in the UK?

Join us as a Sales Executive and you will be selling a varied range of sport products that offer our customers the very best sport solutions. You’ll be able to generate your own leads with the support of the marketing team, uncovering new business opportunities and developing bespoke solutions for clients.

PA are the UK’s leading provider of multimedia content and services and you’ll be able to take advantage of having the PA reputation behind. You’ll have the opportunity to work across all Sports with a wide range of clients including Broadcasters, NGBs and websites. Our Sport portfolio of products and services span editorial, video, data, blogs, infographics, website management, listings pages, social media curation and page production.

The Person  

Are you…?

  • A motivated self-starter who can work independently
  • Inquisitive and able to use questioning to uncover customer requirements and sell solutions?
  • Fascinated by the sport and media industry and how you get news?
  • Ambitious and keen to progress within an innovative and diverse sport and media business?

Do you have…

  • A track record of exceeding targets?
  • Experience of taking ownership of the sales process and closing the deal?
  • A consultative sales approach where you uncover your client’s needs and develop strong partnerships?
  • A passion for sport

What we can offer you

  • Competitive basic and an uncapped, clear commission structure
  • Great team to support, share knowledge and encourage you to achieve
  • Opportunity to sell a unique range of products for one of the most well recognised names in the industry and the opportunity to talk ‘sports’ all day long!
  • Amazing support from an innovative marketing team to help you develop business

To apply for the role, please send your CV to Tayla Parkinson, Talent Acquisition Administrator


Closing date: 11 December 2019

We will be considering candidates as they apply, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.

The company encourages applications from all sectors of the community.