About Gray Television:
Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
WGEM is a passionate family of marketers driven only by our client’s success! At WGEM, we love to consult, create and collaborate in our own special way. A free flow of ideas, optimism, solutions, and hard work make us who we are.
WGEM-TV is a dominant NBC affiliate, serving west central Illinois, northeast Missouri, and southeast Iowa. As the Tri-States’ #1 source for news, information, and entertainment programming, we strive to inform and inspire. WGEM has an unwavering commitment to providing great journalism across multiple platforms. In addition to NBC, WGEM also broadcasts FOX, CW, ME-TV, and a local sports radio station.
WGEM is looking for an experienced marketing sales professional with market-leading knowledge and a passion for broadcast and digital marketing in our Quincy – Hannibal – Keokuk market to fill a Multimedia Marketing Consultant position.
Duties/Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):
– Prospect local and regional businesses to present and close broadcast and digital marketing solutions
– Conduct in-person presentations of our marketing services and possess excellent relationship skills with a special talent for business development
– Serve clients by providing marketing plans, answering billing questions, and ensuring accuracy of marketing objectives
– Set individual goals and work with General Sales Manager to exceed these goals
– Participate in local networking/philanthropic organizations
– Media Sales experience preferred
– Preferred not required, understanding of broadcast and digital marketing products and analytics software
– Excellent written and oral communication skills
Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before or by the first workday.
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”, include resume, cover letter, and references
(Current employees that are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro employee portal)
WGEM-TV/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company
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