Advertising Manager

City: Ardmore, Oklahoma
Newspaper: The Ardmoreite
Salary: $50,000 plus
Job Description: The Ardmoreite, a six-day multi-media information source in southern Oklahoma, has an immediate opening for an advertising manager. This is a full –time fast-paced management position with a highly-competitive compensation package. The sales staff consists of 3 outside multi-media sales executives and 1 support staff.
In addition to our newspaper print product, The Ardmoreite provides multiple platforms for news and advertising information. Driving long-term revenue in print, digital and mobile requires an individual who understands multi-media, the opportunity to grow community businesses in reach and volume and how to motivate salespeople. Being goal driven is a must.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of successful experience in direct sales, combined with management responsibilities. Excellent people, communication and number skills are required. A high energy level, enjoyment of new products and challenges and the ability to execute and implement are pre-requisites for this position. I’m also looking for an individual who can fold fun into the workday without losing sight of the end goal.
This is a base plus commission position. EOE
Contact: If you have a proven track record of driving sales while creating a positive work environment, please send letter of application, resume and references to Kim Benedict, publisher, The Ardmoreite, PO Box 1328, Ardmore, Okla. 73401, or email to kim.benedict@ardmoreite.com with Ad Manager in the subject line.