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Account Executive - Retail Advertising

Account Executive - Retail Advertising

Job Description

Account Executive – Retail Advertising

The Kansas City Star Retail Advertising Division is currently seeking a candidate for Account Executive.  This position will be responsible for developing, soliciting and maintaining retail advertising accounts.  Account Executives help customers develop effective, creative advertising strategies and assist with long term planning to ensure their advertising campaign generates results!  This position’s product portfolio includes prints, inserts, digital and niche magazines. 

Job Requirements

This position requires a creative and dynamic personality who thrives in the fast pace advertising

industry.  Strong prospecting, communication, presentation and persuasion skills are a must!  Prior

outside sales experience required.  Position requires a combination of knowledge and experience

equivalent to a B.A. degree in Advertising, Marketing or related field.  Applicant must possess valid drivers’ license, provide own transportation and furnish proof of insurance.

We offer an outstanding base salary plus commission with outstanding earnings potential and

excellent company benefits.  Join the Midwest's leading communications company!


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Media - Journalism - Newspaper, Sales
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Advertising, Newspaper, Sales - Marketing
Required Travel Not Specified
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Account Executive - Retail Advertising

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