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Part Time Media
Sales Executive


We are looking for a dynamic, driven, customer focused and
experienced Media Sales Executive, on a part time basis, to join our friendly team at our office in Barnstaple.
This part time opportunity is a telephone-based sales role that will see you selling both print and digital advertising solutions to businesses throughout the UK. The success of our publications means you will also have a strong client base to manage on a regular basis ensuring that all existing advertisers are continuously improving their campaigns.

You will have great listening and questioning skills to fully understand
your clients needs and offer the right multi-platform campaigns; print, digital display advertising, programmatic advertising, mobile websites, apps, content marketing, e-newsletters and social media.

We are looking for a dynamic individual who is determined to achieve,
learn and grow their client base. Through this approach you will win clients and build them great campaigns and ensure that Archant becomes an integral part of their advertising and marketing solutions.


Proven telephone sales experience
Strong B2B sales background
Proven track record in selling
Excellent business acumen, able to converse well with a range of clients
Ideally from an advertising/marketing media background
Preference to win new business and create own leads
Willing to learn and develop within the media industry
Excellent attention to detail
Strong time management


Basic starting salary of up to £19,000, pro rata
Achievable monthly commission structure and on-target earnings of
£8,400 per annum, pro rata
Full 25 days paid holiday + statutory bank holidays, pro rata
Cycle to Work scheme
Archant Gold matched charity fundraising
Give As You Earn tax-free charity giving scheme
Ongoing training and personal performance reviews


Very shortly after receiving your CV, if we are interested we will call
you to understand why you believe you have all the right attributes and are perfect to be shortlisted for interview, so please be prepared and look forward to this phone call. All applications and enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.


We are Archant. The UKs leading local media company.
Archant people are driven, motivated and passionate about positive change. We are proud of our historyof our trusted, market-leading heritage newspaper and magazine brands that remain an integral part of everyday life.

But were forward-thinking people too. We obsess about innovation,
creativity, service and expertise, relentlessly striving to be the most engaging media in every community we serve. We are on a mission to make digital marketing accessible to all. We
build websites, provide complete SEO services and deliver targeted, bespoke digital campaigns that fit our clients objectives seamlessly.

We produce video, animation, e-newsletters, apps, blogs content
that brings storytelling to life. We stage vibrant, celebrated, must-attend events where like-minded
people come together

And because were ideas people, we think fluidly. Our multi-award winning New European national tabloid broke all records as the fastest newspaper launch in history just nine days from concept to hitting the shops.

A few facts about us:

We operate over 140 news, lifestyle and special-interest brands throughout Britain.
Every member of our family receives ongoing development from in-house trainers, complete with interactive online learning. Over 40 modules to choose from keeps you at the top of your game.
Theres always something new. Hive, our in-house social media, allows you to find new friends with shared interests and have your say on all things Archant. Come join our Staff Forums and help organise some rip-roaring team nights out!
Archants state-of-the-art print centre team have won numerous awards for their service levels and green credentials. As well as our own newspapers, we print over 40 other publications for brands including The Racing Post, Classic Car Weekly and Oxfam. Our giant presses can print 22 full newspapers per second!
Dialogue is our content marketing agency, producing gorgeous magazines for clients including Rolls Royce, Center Parcs, Royal Ascot and Harley Davidson.
We stage over 100 must-attend events per year. From intimate and interactive digital learning sessions for SMEs to majorshow-stoppers at London Olympia.

To apply, please send your CV via email, by clicking the apply button.

The closing date for applications is Monday 18th February.

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