Broadcast and Sports Media Technology
Recruitment & Search | Talent Consulting | Wellbeing Coaching
808 Talent is a Recruitment and Talent Management consultancy specifically serving the global Broadcast and Sports Media Technology industries. With clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, we provide personalised recruitment and retention strategies to cater for specific talent needs across UK, EMEA, APAC, and the Americas.
We pride ourselves on utilising our global contact network, specific market expertise, as well as forging long-lasting and close partnerships with both clients and candidates alike, to enable us to identify and recruit the best talent for our clients. Our proven methodology and approach has resulted in having successfully completed assignments in more than 50 countries worldwide.
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Role: Sales Director
Location: North America (based in New York)
Salary: $120-150 depending on experience + commission
Status: Currently receiving applications
Job No: 808T/032
A global leader in broadcasting and sports video technology solutions is actively hiring for a Sales Director responsible for managing key broadcast accounts across North America. This role will be focused on delivering a sales growth strategy over the next 12 months and beyond into both existing and...
In the 15 years that I’ve been managing retained search projects on behalf of clients in the Broadcast and Sports Media Technology industries, there are a number of factors that make the difference when it comes to conducting a productive and successful recruitment campaign. When you’re making a significant investment of not just financial resources, but time and energy too, it's critical that the process yields the best results possible.
With that in mind, there are two areas...
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