Advertising Director

The Pueblo Chieftain, Pueblo, Colorado

Date PostedJanuary 26, 2018
IndustryNewspapers / Wires
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Websitehttp://www.chieftain.com
Description:

Position: Advertising Director

Classification: Full-time/ Exempt

 

The Pueblo Chieftain in Pueblo, CO is seeking a dynamic individual to lead its multimedia sales force.

Our sales professionals assist large and small businesses in developing sophisticated print and digital marketing solutions with proven results.  Our portfolio of products includes print and digital daily and weekly newspapers, niche publications, events and multiple special publications throughout the year.

The ideal candidate will excel at managing the overall activities of the sales department, including multimedia sales and classified initiatives, staff recruitment and development, goal setting, sales promotions and budgeting. This person will actively participate in community events and service organizations. Direct reports include all outside sales personnel, the Advertising Production Manager, the Classified Advertising Manager and the Promotion and Marketing Manager.

Essential Skills and Experience

  • College degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of sales management experience
  • Strong knowledge of print and digital publishing
  • Proven ability to successfully plan and execute revenue strategies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with social and digital platforms
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software

Our Compensation Package Includes:

  • A base salary plus quarterly and annual bonus plan
  • Cell phone allowance and mileage reimbursement
  • Access to a comprehensive benefits package; including health, dental, life and vision insurance
  • Paid vacation, personal, holiday and sick pay

If you thrive in a positive, hands-on environment and possess strong leadership, organizational and team-building skills, we offer a great opportunity to advance your career with a media company dedicated to producing high quality local content and innovative marketing solutions.

Interested candidates should email their resume to the Human Resources Director at: mgaleas@chieftain.com for consideration.

The Pueblo Chieftain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.


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