Account Executive

Sales for WGN-TV
Chicago, Illinois

posted on October 09, 2019


job posting:

WGN-TV has an immediate opening for a Television Sales Account Executive. Responsibilities The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2-4 years of media sales experience. The Account Executive will be responsible for current accounts and new business development for WGN-TV, WGNTV.com, CLTV and other advertising and marketing opportunities. Qualifications We are looking for a self-motivated individual who is willing to work hard and make a difference. Experience developing new business in Radio, Print, Online, or other media is desired. Strong client service/relationships and computer skills including Excel, PowerPoint, Wide Orbit. Media Monitors and Matrix knowledge is a plus. Nexstar Media Group is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Nexstar owns, operates, programs or provides sales and other services to 197 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 115 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCCís UHF discount). Nexstarís portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. Nexstarís community portal websites offer additional hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content while creating new revenue opportunities. Nexstar also owns WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information please visit www.nexstar.tv. Nexstar Media Co. is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


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