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Advertising Sales Representative

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment?​ Can you multi-task while working within daily deadlines?​ Would you enjoy working both inside and outside the office with current and potential advertisers?​ The Akron Beacon Journal is looking for an outgoing sales professional to join our Recruitment Advertising team.​ This position offers a great opportunity in a dynamic work environment.​

The ideal candidate:

• Is enthusiastic, friendly, and focused
• Has a solid understanding of multi-media sales — a background in advertising, recruiting, automotive or real estate sales, and/​or customer service
• Has the desire and drive to pursue all new business opportunities while managing and growing current account base
• Has updated technology /​ computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, internet, social media, mobile marketing, text messaging, and will quickly learn our internal software programs
• Has excellent oral and written communication skills
• Understands and uses proper email and phone etiquette
• Will provide advertisers with superior customer service
• Will work well with others on the team, across departments, and represent the Akron Beacon Journal well within the community.

Does this describe you?​ Email your application to:

or fax it to attn: Laura Schumann 330-996-3070.​ EOE.​

The Akron Beacon Journal Akorn, OH
United States
Date Posted: 
August 30, 2011