Join the #1 NBC affiliate group in the country! KING TV, KONG TV, NWCN, and king5.com and nwcn.com are part of Gannett Broadcasting. We have shared values of providing first-class journalism that makes a difference in our communities and award winning programming. We are looking for a highly enthusiastic, self-motivated Account Executive to sell for our local program New Day Northwest. If you are a creative thinker, with big ideas, and who thrives in a fast-paced, team environment, we want to hear from you.
What we need:
Generate revenue by selling in content and product placement opportunities for New Day Northwest. Find new sources of revenue, sell ideas, and translate the idea into tangible media solutions. Meets with customers, listens and assesses their needs, and provides customized, creative and successful marketing solutions which produce results. Make connections between the local program and solving client marketing objectives. Develops web revenue for station digital properties ad projects through needs-based analysis meetings with traditional and non-traditional advertisers.
What you need:
·College degree with some sales experience preferred.
·Must have excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to compose and deliver strong sales presentations.
·Good people skills, ability to problem solve, and good organizational skills.
·Creative and goal oriented to seek new business opportunities. Must be willing to cold call.
·Strong prospecting and negotiation skills.
·Good computer skills utilizing Microsoft Office software.
·Valid driver’s license and personal transportation required.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Requirements: KING TV is a subsidiary of Gannett Co., Inc. Gannett is the largest local media company in the country and provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k).
To be considered a candidate for an opening at KING, you must complete the online application on the job page found on: www.king5.com/about and attach your resume and cover letter. Paper resumes or any electronic information received that do not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool. No phone calls please.
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