Advertising Multi-Media Executive

City:  Shawnee
Newspaper:  Shawnee News-Star/Gatehouse Media
Salary:  Base/Commission
Job Description:  We have an immediate opening for motivated a Multimedia Advertising Sales Executive at the Shawnee News-Star.. This is NOT the newspaper of yesteryear! In addition to powerful and result getting print products, you will have the ability to offer local advertisers sought after digital marketing tools such as: website design, mobile websites, behavioral targeting, search engine marketing, search engine optimization, social media daily deals and more!
With solid training, a great leadership team and a personal commitment, you will grow to become a respected local marketing consultant that is digitally savvy and knows how to help local businesses grow!
If you have advertising experience, you'll know you've come to the right company when you see the robust and powerful solutions we offer our clients. If you've sold a product or service in the past and have enjoyed it, your skills can easily translate into success with us. If you're a recent college graduate that has a degree in marketing or similar degree, there is no better place to cut your teeth than on our team!
We'll give you product knowledge and sales skills training -- both initially and ongoing. You'll bring a desire to grow and succeed!
Keys to Your Success:
• A friendly and outgoing personality; you connect with people
• Comfortable making presentations
• Desire to be a part of a fun and hard working team
• High degree of digital acumen -- we'll teach you to be an expert, you simply need to have a digital mindset
• Desire to grow personally in your career
• Vision and creativity
• Excellent time management skills
• A college degree or exceptional sales experience combined with a degree from the 'school of hard knocks'.
We'll offer you a competitive base salary plus a monthly incentive/commission plan and combine that with a full array of benefits including a company-match 401(k) plan.
Contact: If you're ready for a new challenge and to grow your career with a market leader, submit a cover letter, and resume to the Director of Advertising, at james.bridges@news-star.com.  The Shawnee News-Star is a GateHouse Media company.  An Equal Opportunity Employer