Full Time Job

Account Executive

Gray Television

Bowling Green, KY 09-06-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description


About WBKO:

WBKO is home to award-winning journalism in the heart of south-central Kentucky between Louisville and Nashville. WBKO is the dominant source for local news and entertainment in the Bowling Green area and operates the ABC, FOX, Telemundo, and CW affiliates. We are proud to serve our community and nurture our employees to grow professionally in an encouraging environment. Bowling Green is the third largest and fastest growing city in Kentucky and is ''geared for fun'' as the home of the Corvette, the Bowling Green Hot Rods baseball team, an active arts scene, countless caves and hiking trails, ready to be explored!

Job Summary/Description:

WBKO News has an exciting opportunity for a New Business Account Executive to join our Sales team! We provide the culture, tools, and environment for you to achieve unlimited earning potential, offering Digital and Television Marketing and Advertising solutions to our area businesses and beyond. The ever-changing and expanding offerings in the digital advertising space make this position most suitable for someone with a passion for, and the ability to embrace new and emerging technologies. We offer an extensive compensation and benefits package: Salary + Commission, paid training, medical/dental/vision/life insurance, 401K with matching, and paid time off.

Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Prospecting for and generating New Business with strong managerial and customer support
* Providing excellent customer service
* Selling across all our platforms; television, digital, promotions, and creative services
* Learning how to and building well thought out, strategic advertising plans
* Other responsibilities as needed

* 1-3 years of successful sales or marketing experience, media sales, and digital experience
* MVR check required

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-reqzn2-44-192-38-248-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Gray Television

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.