Sales Manager

Sound Publishing Inc   Juneau, AK   Full-time     Sales
Posted on June 2, 2021

Juneau Empire,

Alaska’s award-winning capital daily is looking for an experienced, Sales Manager to provide leadership and oversight of all traditional products, publications, events, and community branding; as well as recruit, inspires, train, and motivate an energetic and committed staff of sales and support personnel. A minimum of three years of experience in sales management and managing a sales team is required. Also required, digital media and sales experience in identifying, qualifying, and selling all digital, social, email, audio, and print advertising solutions to businesses in large territories. For full job details and qualifications go to www.soundpublishing.com/careers and look for Sales Manager, Juneau AK.

 

Work Schedule:

Typically, Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; however, hours and days may vary.

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THIS POSITION REQUIRES:

SKILLS

  • A minimum of three years’ experience in sales management and managing a sales team is required.
  • Has digital media and sales experience in identifying, qualifying and selling all digital, social, email, audio, and print advertising solutions to businesses in large territories.
  • Able to manage multi-faceted projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude, a willingness to work hard, and help the sales team with a consultative approach and to succeed their monthly goals through ongoing training and mentorship.
  • Ability to strategize various tactics to achieve goals to include media, branded content, people-based campaign, digital sponsorships, and other market proven strategies.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the newspaper’s circulation areas.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with employees and advertisers verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to understand and analyze data from various sources.
  • Proficient computer skills to include knowledge of Word, Excel. Etc.
  • Ability to direct, mentor, coach, train and motivate staff as well as establish and nurture a sales culture of achievement, growth, ethics, and quality.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Preferred BA degree or equivalent relevant work experience.
  • Diverse advertising sales and management background.
  • Competitive media and marketing analysis; sales training; strategic planning; organizational development; training facilitation; meeting facilitation.

What we offer you:

Benefits package including health insurance paid time off, and 401k with employer match

ABOUT US –The Empire is a 5,000-circulation daily newspaper in a remote but close-knit community of 33,000 people nestled in the heart of the Tongass National Forest, temperate rainforest and the largest national forest in North America. In addition to covering the annual legislative session, the newspaper also covers Alaska’s billion-dollar oil and gas industry, multi-million-dollar fisheries, as well as community issues, ranging from homelessness and the heroin epidemic to mining and climate change.

ABOUT JUNEAU – To call Juneau an outdoor adventurer’s paradise would be an understatement. Juneau offers hundreds of trail miles through untouched wilderness leading to glaciers, waterfalls and mountain peaks. More than a million people visit Alaska’s capital every summer, many by cruise ship, just for a glimpse of what we call home. Local amenities include the University of Alaska Southeast, a nationally renowned micro-brewery, world-class ski resort, highly-acclaimed theater company and symphony orchestra, and a vibrant arts community.

Sound Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workplace. Check out our website to find out more about us.