The Chattanooga Times Free Press is seeking a professional individual to join our advertising department as an Account Relationship Specialist.
The full-time position will provide sales support to the advertising team and customer service to advertisers and prospects as needed.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Engage with clients to assist in ad placement, creative development and cover client account lists on a need be basis
Must learn and maintain adequate knowledge of the policies, procedures, deadlines and operational systems of the advertising division.
Must demonstrate cooperative and team oriented behaviors, flexibility in accepting change, and the behaviors related to the values of commitment, honesty, achievement, new initiative, growth and development and enthusiasm.
Must demonstrate the motivation to participate in training to develop and increase job knowledge and skills, including cross training within the advertising department.
Must support the sales team with processing insertion orders, proofing ads, corrections, tear-sheets and follow up as directed. Must keep work area clean and organized.
Must perform other duties and assignments as requested by managers or Advertising Director.
Must answer telephones for team and for the department. Must be able to work in a high pressure, high volume deadline environment.
The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, have professional telephone skills, excellent organizational skills, the ability to perform multiple tasks, and the attitude and desire to help the department and staff excel. Knowledge of sales or marketing functions and areas a plus as well as MSO.
We offer an excellent compensation plan, two retirement plans and a top-drawer benefit package including medical and dental insurance.
To apply, go to http://resume.timesfreepress.com/
An Equal Opportunity Employer