Full Time Job

Account Executive

WVIR

Charlottesville, VA 08-05-2021
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
About WVIR:

WVIR-TV/GVIR-TV NBC29/CW29/NBC29 Weather Plus is the dominant television station in the desirable Charlottesville market. NBC29 is consistently the top-rated station in all news dayparts. The station is located on the historic Downtown Mall in the heart of Charlottesville's vibrant cultural district.

Job Summary/Description:

NBC29 is searching for a motivated and enthusiastic Account Executive to work with local businesses to help them grow through advertising. Sports, news and digital interests are a plus. We are looking for an individual who is a self starter and can thrive in a multiplatform environment.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
• Make face to face outside sales visits
• Generate sales leads and close new business
• Provide input on sales promotion ideas
• Retain current clients and develop new business contacts
• Understand the business objectives and advertising strategies of clients and find ways to help them achieve their objectives through effective advertising
• Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:
• Professional appearance a must
• Must be able to pass a background check and drug screening

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 job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now''

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d87wmk-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WVIR

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.