Full Time Job

Advertising Account Executive

Gray Television

Omaha, NE 09-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WOWT:

WOWT is a modern facility equipped with state of the art technology, and with our leading broadcast news we provide award winning local news coverage, dedicated community service, and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Omaha is one of the most progressive cities in the Midwest with a strong market supported by several national industries. The Omaha area boasts an array of top attractions that can't be matched, from the World Famous Henry Doorly Zoo, to the NCAA Men's College World Series. Omaha is popular for our downtown which is home to a revitalized riverfront and the Historic Old Market.

Job Summary/Description:

If you have sales experience, high-energy and like working with people, this could be the job for you. At WOWT, we help businesses grow in the market through the use of effective marketing and advertising solutions. The Account Executive generates revenue through advertising sales by servicing existing clients and developing new business.

We are looking for an Account Executive that will work to increase share of revenue, grow new business, develop and maintain excellent agency and local account relationships. The Account Executive will sell sports, partnerships and specials. Collect money from advertisers following the airing of a schedule, exceed budget goals and accurately forecast revenue projections.

Qualifications/Requirements:

▶ We prefer the applicant's background to include, a bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in marketing or advertising. We are looking for someone that has prior sales experience, does not have to be in media sales. Must be able to work quickly and accurately under deadlines and prioritize workload. A clean driving record is required and will be reviewed.

Are you energetic, positive and goal-oriented with a passion to succeed? Our station invites you to send your cover letter and resume, go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm1326-3-238-132-225-42 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.