Digital Advertising Account Executive

Employer
DNAinfo
Location
Chicago, Illinois
Salary
7 month base salary to commission
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Sep 12, 2017
Level
Entry Level
Metro Area
Chicago
Duration
Full Time

DNAinfo is seeking highly motivated salespeople for our advertising sales department based in downtown Chicago.

At DNAinfo, we believe in the power and promise of the neighborhood. We also believe there is an untapped opportunity for businesses to connect more deeply with the neighborhoods they service. We have developed an innovative set of neighborhood-centric advertising products and are looking for the right people to help us sell them.

This job is for you if you…

  • Love finding ways to connect with business people talk with them about their advertising and marketing efforts
  • Don’t mind prospecting for new clients
  • Enjoy the pressure (and rewards) of closing sales every month
  • Want to be compensated for your contributions with unlimited earning potential
  • Relish acting in a consultative sales role and coming up with creative solutions for clients
  • Appreciate (and can create) great written communications
  • Sweat the details

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), PTO, Paid Holidays and cell phone reimbursement. Our compensation and commission plan is extremely rewarding to high performers.

College graduates and candidates with media/advertising/technology sales experience are strongly preferred.

DNAinfo is Chicago's leading neighborhood news source. We deliver up-to-the-minute reports on entertainment, education, politics, crime, sports, and dining. Our award-winning journalists find the stories - big or small - that matter most to Chicagoans.