Wattpad is a global multiplatform entertainment company whose vision is to entertain & connect the world through stories. Since 2006, we've been on a mission to use the power of community & technology to unleash the full potential of stories to the world. Every month 90 million people around the world spend over 23 billion minutes on Wattpad to share & discover stories they can't find anywhere else. Our brand banner includes: Wattpad, Wattpad WEBTOON Studios, Wattpad Books & Wattpad Brand Partnerships. We're proudly based in Toronto, but our reach is global. Come build the future of entertainment & storytelling, & write your next chapter with us!
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This role is an exciting opportunity to help Wattpad partner with major CPG brands & companies (i.e. beauty, QSR, health & wellness, etc.), fortune 500 brands & their agency partners who want to deeply engage with a community of gen-zers. Wattpad has a monthly audience of over 90M users - 80%+ of which are female who spend an average of 52+ minutes per session on Wattpad!
Reporting to our Head of Brand Partnerships, you will be based in New York City & be responsible for growing Wattpad's advertising revenue in the CPG space & east coast non-entertainment brands. You bring a proven track record in advertising sales or branded content sales, preferably to agency partners / content agencies / TV networks, & a proven ability to reach & influence key stakeholders to drive new business.
There will be work that will require you to attend meetings within New York City in this role. As a requirement, you must be located within the New York City or be willing to commute as needed.
Salary Band: $140k - $160k
Disclaimer: The exact salary offered within the range will depend on factors such as experience & any other relevant factors.