Advertising Account Executive

Company: 
Emerald Media Group
City: 
Eugene
State: 
OR
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   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 Account Executive 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, digital, and event-based advertising 
   - Flexible work schedule around classes (10-15 hours per week); part-time
   - 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 with great earning potential 
    

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 
   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 
   Valid license and reliable transportation required 
   Sales/customer service experience preferred 
    

Deadline: 
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Website: 

dailyemerald.com/engage

Application Instructions: 

Send a cover letter and resume to engage@dailyemerald.com