• Full Time
  • Anywhere

Richmond,VA

Gray Television

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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.

About WWBT:

WWBT is the Gray-owned NBC affiliated television station located in Richmond, VA serving Central VA and beyond, embodying excellence, innovation and community commitment. We fulfil our "On Your Side" brand promise through quality news, programming and information across all media platforms. Richmond, the capital of Virginia, is located on the incredible James River and offers a wide range of cultural and historical attractions. The city and surrounding areas are steeped in American history. Richmond is located two hours from beautiful beaches to the east, and about the same distance in the opposite direction to the colorful Appalachian Mountains.

Job Summary/Description:

WWBT, WUPV & Gray Digital Media seeks Sales Consultant to development new business in Richmond, VA and the surrounding areas.

Digital Sales Consultant (new business focus)– Gray Television (WWBT, WUPV, and Gray Digital Media) in Richmond, VA has a rare opening for an energetic, positive-minded, motivated salesperson. As a Digital Sales Consultant specializing in advertising sales, you will play a crucial role in driving revenue growth by selling advertising campaigns to local, regional, and national businesses. You will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with clients, understanding their marketing objectives, and developing customized multimedia solutions to help them reach their target audience. Ideal candidates have a strong understanding of digital advertising, the sales process, excel at researching leads, starting new relationships, and closing. You should be a quick learner with strong communication skills and the ability to showcase our solutions in a compelling way.  BASE PLUS GENEROUS COMMISSION PERCENTAGES. Industry-leading training program provided.  A Motor Vehicle Registration check is required.

Please note – primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the information listed above 

Qualifications/Requirements:

– New business development
– Creative advertising campaigns
– Strong understanding of the sales process
– Strong communication skills

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WWBT-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company
 
Additional Info:
 

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 fully vaccinate against the coronavirus before the first workday.


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HOW TO APPLY

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.

https://gray.tv/careers