About Gray Television: Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better. 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 KNOP, KNPL & KIIT: KNOP, KNPL and KIIT unite to form North Platte's News and Information Network, the dominant source of local news and entertainment programming in Western Nebraska. These NBC, CBS and FOX affiliates share one newly remodeled facility equipped with leading edge broadcast and news gathering technology. Together, they provide award-winning local news coverage, dedicated community service and effective marketing solutions for area businesses. Job Summary: If you love sales and you have experience selling directly to decision makers (jewelry, clothing, automotive, insurance or something else), we have a tremendous broadcast and digital sales career for you. Come see how to make more money with better hours. Your multimedia toolbox will include: • #1 rated news! • Popular NBC, CBS and FOX prime-time shows such as This is Us, Young Sheldon The Masked Singer, 60 Minutes and The Voice! • Exciting sports programming including NFL Football, March Madness, Major League Baseball, NASCAR and Husker Coaches Shows! • A full suite of digital solutions ranging from Premion OTT, audience targeting and SEM to PPC, YouTube and social advertising and more! You must have great communication skills, enjoy working in a team environment, be reliable and enjoy meeting all kinds of interesting people. Creativity, self-motivation and strong marketing instincts are essential to this position. We offer medical, dental, vision, 401K, vacation and other benefits and provide all the training and support you need to put you on the fast track to career growth. Realistic $35K to $45K first-year potential, plus fun contests and incentives along the way. At Gray Television (KNOP, KNPL and KIIT) we provide a fast-paced, exciting atmosphere, and we like to have fun. If you like to have fun at work, apply today! General Responsibilities: -Achieve individual revenue budgets (television stations and digital properties) -Develop and maximize revenue from existing clients -Develop and maintain good agency/account relationships -Develop new local advertisers to the station -Provide on-going customer service to all clients -Interact with other departments at the station to ensure that the client(s) receive a good buying experience from the minute they say yes until the bill is paid in full -Accurate and timely paperwork and on-going communication with clients, managers and co-workers
-Minimum of a high school diploma (college degree is preferred) -Prior advertising sales experience preferred (television, digital, radio, print, etc.) -Proficiency in math, writing, listening and verbal communication skills -Must possess good speaking and presentation skills -Organization and time management skills -Have a pleasant personality and social skills -Must maintain business-like and professional dress and appearance -Must possess a valid driver's license and have a reliable automobile ◘ Come join our sales team, apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings by searching the station call letters and attach resume
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