RETAIL ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE
City Pages is the most comprehensive, vital source of in-depth news, arts and entertainment coverage in the Twin Cities area. In a highly literate market that serves a very rich culture, City Pages has gained a reputation for standing above the pack with its incisive investigative reporting, intelligent humor, pointed arts coverage and striking visual imagery. All this has earned City Pages an engaged committed readership of young, active adults, and has garnered many local and national awards. These many awards include the James Beard Award, the Features Award from the National Association of Black Journalists, and many top awards from the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies and the Society of Professional Journalists.
Based in Minneapolis Warehouse District, City Pages is seeking entry level and experienced outside sales executives to sell our multi-platform advertising and marketing solutions to an eclectic and exciting group of clients, business owners and advertising decision-makers through relationship building and on-going account management. Candidates must be willing to span the large Twin Cities markets to serve their clients
Interested candidates must:
- Be enthusiastic, hard-working, and have the desire to win by continually meeting the marketing needs of their customers,
- Generate new business by cold calling and meeting customers to sell them the benefits of reaching City Pages 635,000 readers,
- Sell and create effective advertising campaigns for our weekly publication, website, events, and custom publications.
- Be comfortable in a competitive, high-energy sales department with other driven, money-motivated colleagues.
- A comprehensive training program
*Must have own car and valid, clear drivers license
- A competitive compensation package to include a base salary with commission and bonus programs,
- City Pages also offers a comprehensive benefits package, paid vacation and a 401(k) Plan,
- City Pages has a successful track record of promoting talented and successful Account Executives with Sales Management talent into Advertising Sales Director positions.
If you are interested in this position Please send cover letter and resume today!
Must be eligible to work in the US for any employer.