Account Executive

Position Title:  Account Executive

Reports to WSLS Local Sales Manager

General Position Description:  WSLS-TV, the Graham Media/NBC affiliate in Roanoke/Lynchburg, VA is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and results oriented Account Executive to join our team and sell WSLS-TV, Me TV Roanoke, WSLS.com and our advanced digital solutions.

Responsibilities:  Maintain and grow a core account list.  Candidate must be a self-starter and a team-player.  Primary focus is on developing and growing a new client base.  Exceptional customer service is required.

Qualifications:

  •  Bachelor’s degree preferred  
  •  Broadcast sales experience is preferred, but not required
  •  Proven track record in direct sales
  •  Exceptional written and oral communication skills
  •  Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience with Wide Orbit traffic and media sales, Matrix/Sales Force preferred, but not required

We offer a competitive compensation/bonus plan, as well as a strong benefits package including medical, dental, vision and 401k.

Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks.

To apply, please send resume via email to amower@wsls.com     (Include "Account Executive Job Posting" in the subject line)

No phone calls, please

 

WSLS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In addition to complying with the requirements of federal law, WSLS will comply with applicable state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination