Account Executive

Company: 
Emerald Media Group
City: 
Eugene
State: 
OR
Categories: 
Type: 

The Account Executive at the Emerald Media Group is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with clients that utilize our services to market, advertise and engage with the UO community. They are hyper focused on customer service and providing our clients with creative and dynamic advertising and marketing campaigns that are based on the goals and objectives of our clients. 

    

   The AE will hold office hours, but also be required to go out on sales calls and develop relationships in face to face meetings. They are also required to deliver all aspects of the clients’ advertising campaigns and will need to work with all EMG departments to ensure we are hitting deadlines. 

    

   Work closely with local businesses to create value in the form of print, online, and event-based advertising 

   Flexible work schedule around classes 

   Work on campus in the EMU 

   Collaborate with students and professionals to create new streams of revenue 

   Obtain invaluable work experience by managing relationships with clients 

   Network locally and learn more about how businesses operate in Eugene 

   Be a part of an organization that is more than 100 years old 

   Commission based compensation 

Experience Required/Preferred (leave blank if included in position description above) 

   Must be a currently enrolled U of O student in good academic standing 

   Must have excellent communication skills 

   24 hour response to email and phone calls 

   Relay client information to appropriate departments and personnel 

   Be able to articulate what EMG is and what it does 

   Must be highly motivated and task oriented 

   Must be a self starter and work independently with little supervision 

   Employees will be held accountable for deadlines, goals, and meeting objectives. 

   Must have excellent time management skills 

   Must be able to balance class load with demands of the position 

   Highly organized and able to keep track of assignments and deadlines 

   Ability to regularly meet and/or exceed goals, especially under tight deadlines 

   Ability to work in a strong, team-driven environment 

   A proven work ethic that shows a history of ownership/responsibility 

   A strong passion for media, digital media, sales & marketing and project management 

 

Schedule 

   Part-time 

 

Salary/compensation 

   Commission 

Application Instructions: 

Email resume and cover letter to engage@dailyemerald.com