The Lawrence Journal-World is seeking individuals for the position of Advertising Sales Representative.
This is a hands-on advertising account executive position that will prospect and close sales utilizing print and digital advertising with Lawrence Journal-World, LJWorld.com, KUsports.com, Lawrence.com, and our two community newspapers, websites and digital products.
Must love sales! The successful candidate has a working history in outside sales; a bachelors degree; experience in selling multi-media and digital products, marketing and/or advertising preferred; a proven ability to close new business daily and meet revenue goals; a passion for print media, online publishing, advertising and social media; a great communicator with strong presentation skills; and proficient with Microsoft Office.
Reliable transportation, a valid drivers license, proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record required.
If you love sales and this job sounds intriguing, apply online at jobs.the-worldco.com and include a cover letter and resume.
This position offers base salary plus commission and bonus package.
The World Company offers an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, career opportunities and more!
Background check and pre-employment drug screen required.
About this company
The World Company is one of the leading news and multimedia organizations in Northeast Kansas.
In 1995, the Lawrence Journal-World became one of the first daily newspapers in the country to formally begin publishing on the Internet.
The company's goal is simple: to provide fair, accurate and honest information to the community in the quickest and most dependable manner. The World Company recognizes that lifestyles are changing and strives to offer people information through a variety of media to meet different preferences and needs.
The World Company continues to provide news and information to communities in Northeast Kansas through its newspapers, its magazines and through digital and mobile platforms, building on a reputation for innovation that included, in 2001, becoming one of the first media groups to combine its print, television and Internet news-gathering into one newsroom. Its web sites, including LJWorld.com, KUsports.com and Lawrence.com have earned dozens of national and international awards.
Location/Region: Lawrence, KS