Have you just graduated and considering a career in media? Perhaps you’ve started your career in sales but are looking for a new opportunity where you will receive training, and be nurtured to grow? Does selling media sales for a leading publishing company across digital and print formats, with flexibility for home based working, and the option to attend a central based office when it suits appeal?
We’re working with an award-winning media sales business as the seek to hire a junior Media Sales Executive their expanding team. As well as providing a whole range of products from events and magazines to e-newsletters, banner advertising, email marketing and branded content. They arrange regular social and team building events and really look after their staff, and care about their employees, taking pride in being recognised as best in industry.
With a central London office, they take a very relaxed approach to flexible working, some employees like to work in office a couple of days a week while others perhaps just 1, but you can work there full time if you like being in the city. Some time in would be ideal but there’s no pressure on exact amounts, it can be flexible based on each person.
The Junior Media Sales Executive role is a hybrid of working with existing companies and targeting new business, in niche areas with established readerships and gravitas in particular fields. You will need to be an intelligent articulate individual, confident speaking in person and on the phone, with great customer service skills and keen to learn a trade. Creativity is praised and nurtured here at all levels, so ideas for solutions always welcome no matter how long you have worked there..
There’s no pre-requisite for experience just attitude and competence, candidates with a year or twos sales experience looking for a new direction will also be considered.
Due to the flexible nature of the position, the successful candidate will most likely be based outside of London in Hertfordshire, Essex, Bucks, Berks, though candidates located within the city will also be considered. If this sounds like an opportunity that could fit your lifestyle please do let us know.
Zero Surplus is East Anglia’s premier commercial sales recruitment specialist, based just outside Cambridge we source media and advertising sales staff for small and international publishing and event businesses across the UK and East of England.
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