Graduate Sports Sales Executive – Media

Graduate Sports Sales Executive – Media

I am working with one of the UK’s most well-known media owners in the sports industry. They are a household name and produce some of the best sports content Online, across Social Media, TV and their own sports apps. They cover content for the world’s biggest sporting occasions such as the Fifa World Cup, Tour de France, The Olympics and the Rugby World Cup to name a few. They are looking for a graduate who is passionate about getting a role in sales within the sporting industry. You will be part of their Business Development team, who’s main objective is to offer advertising space to global brands. In this role you will looking to build new business and develop further relationships with current accounts, selling advertising space. This is an excellent role for you kickstart your graduate career, with outstanding progression and earning opportunities from day one.


The Job 

As a Graduate Sales Executive, you will be responsible for: 

  • The full 360 sales cycle – including lead generation, business development and account management
  • Attend client meetings
  • Produce marketing material for the wider team
  • Travel may be required
  • Developing and expand your own client list 
  • Excellent opportunity to progress within the company, with clear progression and a growth plan in place  
  • Be a key part in an excellent media sales team with great culture 


  • University graduate with a 2:1 achieved
  • Sales experience beneficial
  • Interest in sports and sales
  • Excellent communicator
  • Natural rapport builder
  • Self-motivated and able to work towards targets


Apply Now 

You can apply for this role now by sending us you CV or by calling us now!

Lizzie Haywood

Senior Consultant - Sphere Graduate Recruitment

0203 869 2049   //    [email protected]

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