Hong Kong Region Manager



Hong Kong
Posted on Friday, July 28, 2023

Region Manager - Hong Kong

Curious about what it’s like to work at the world’s number 1 discovery platform as the Region Manager - Hong Kong? We’re glad you asked!

What is the key purpose of the Region Manager - Hong Kong?

As Region Manager, you will expand Taboola’s business in the country by creating the sales strategy, defining the area road-map, building partnerships and generating revenue. We are looking for someone with strong sales leadership experience who can execute quickly, operate independently, and who’s not afraid to get their hands dirty.

What will I be doing on a day-to day today basis?

As Region Manager, you will:

  • Build Hong Kong strategic sales plan and manage the Sales and Account Management teams to achieve their goals
  • Generate new business and manage a robust pipeline and accurately forecast new business closure rate, including both publisher and advertising revenue
  • Identifying the right stakeholders for each product without digressing from a coherent product message and overall strategy
  • Maintain excellent understanding of digital technology, business models, and the revenue ecosystem to be able to explain product benefits within this context
  • Work closely with VP of Greater China to consistently achieve and exceed revenue goals
  • Interact with Account Management and our project implementation team to effectively manage client expectations
  • Convey feedback from clients to Taboola’s Product team with regards to product development needs
  • Oversee all operations within Hong Kong including taking responsibility for sales, trade shows, roadshows and quality targets set by the company

What skills and qualifications do I need?

For this role it is essential that you:

  • Have 12+ years experience in a key sales position within the AdTech / Digital advertising industry
  • Having prior experience in an online publisher, media agency or Ecommerce company is highly preferred
  • Are well-connected within the local market
  • Have experience recruiting and driving sales teams and paving the way for them to excel, keeping track of their performance
  • Have experience independently building, pursuing and closing a large pipeline of leads
  • Are Technologically Savvy – ability to learn what is needed to support deal’s successful implementation and optimization
  • Have excellent networking skills with a proven ability to develop long-lasting relationships with customers
  • Have the ability to deliver the highest standards of customer service
  • Have a solid understanding of budgeting and business planning
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills at all levels, including people-management, leadership and both written and verbal communication skills, both in English and Cantonese.
  • Have an understanding and sensitivity towards cultural differences.

Why Taboola?

  • If you ask our employees what they love about Taboola they will tell you that here they are able to discover their best professional self, explore where they can grow to, and learn from and together with smart and talented people.
  • We work with some of the biggest names in the business. Our clients include UDN, LTN, NextApple, and more.

Sounds good, how do I apply?

It’s easy, submit your CV by clicking the “Apply” button below.

Taboola is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity in all forms. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and believe such an environment is critical for success. Employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.