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Senior Director, Agency Development & Partnerships (location flexible)


Experian Marketing Service’s mission is to accelerate client success through enabling ecosystems, partnerships, and marketing technology solutions. We help brands put people at the heart of their business and have meaningful interactions with their customers. This Sales leadership role will oversee our most strategic agency holding company relationships and overall sales. We desire a true consultative seller with deep experience, strong drive, natural skills, and established agency relationships. This role requires strong presentation and communication skills as an evangelist of our brand, company, and products. This position will have a direct impact on company success and is a highly visible role in the company. This position will report directly to the VP of Sales Leadership - Consulting, Agency Development, and Advanced TV team(s).

About us, but we’ll be brief


Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create more opportunities for consumers, businesses, and society. We are thrilled to share that FORTUNE has named Experian one of the 100 Best Companies to work for. In addition, for the last five years, we’ve been named in the 100 “World’s Most Innovative Companies” by Forbes Magazine.


As a leader in consumer data and identity-based marketing solutions, Experian Marketing Services is improving the business and consumer experience by offering a complete identity solution. We’re doing so through a clearer view across the digital customer buying journey and with strong acquisitions of leading AdTech and MarTech providers with the most recent being Tapad, a leading digital identity resolution provider.



What you’ll be doing


  • Lead client-agency relationships to ensure client satisfaction and overall revenue growth.
  • Develop and execute the GTM agency strategy with an eye to growing revenue:
    • Upsell of the full Experian portfolio including data, identity, analytics, and measurement to sold agency clients (and brand accounts) and
    • New Agency logos and unsold brands at holding companies.
  • Achieve the assigned revenue and accountability quotas while taking the lead on business development with clients.
  • Driving collaboration to advance Experian Marketing Services product strategy and adoption.

What your background looks like


  • 10+ years of experience selling to executive-level advertising agency contacts on measurement, analytics, data activation, and identity resolution.
  • Proven track record with large and mid-size agencies – past success and established relationships.
  • Advertising / Digital Media experience crucial for success in this position. (Cross-Screen Video, DSP, and/or Advanced TV sales experience).
  • Deep, high-level agency or holding company contacts.
  • Ability to communicate and execute at both executive level and end-users /planning or activation teams.
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to unlock growth through prioritization.
  • Experience leading a team to achieve revenue targets.
  • Ability to travel – approximately 25-50% of the time (post-COVID)



  • Ideally, Chicago or New York – location flexible and open to 100% remote


Culture at Experian


Our uniqueness is that we truly value yours.


Experian's culture, people, and environments are key differentiators. We take our people's agenda very seriously. We focus on what truly matters; diversity and inclusion, work/life balance, flexible work, development, engagement, collaboration, wellness, rewards & recognitions, volunteering... the list goes on!




  • 4 weeks of vacation to start, five sick days, and two volunteer days (plus eleven paid holidays)
  • Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package
  • Flexible work schedule and relaxed dress code


Experian is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Our goal is to create a thriving, inclusive, and diverse team where people love their work and love working together. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our purpose of creating a better tomorrow. We value the uniqueness of every individual and want you to bring your whole, authentic self to work. For us, this is The Power of YOU and it ensures that we live what we believe.

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