Promotions Executive – South-West
Competitive + Benefits
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Newspaper Sales team in the South West, with a degree of flexibility on where you are based. Our offices are Plymouth, Exeter, Truro or Barnstaple.
Local World, part of the Trinity Mirror Group with an award winning portfolio of newspapers, websites and digital products, is one of the UK’s largest multimedia companies employing over six thousand people across more than sixty locations around the country.
Our drive to capture, present and analyse the news inspired the launch of our very first papers in the early 19th Century. And today our commitment is just as strong. Whether via page or screen, our audiences get the trusted, reliable news service they have come to expect. Our loyal readers and advertisers are attracted by the knowledge, insight and vital services that our iconic brands (Daily Mirror, Manchester Evening News, Liverpool Echo, Nottingham Post and Sunday Mail to name a few) provide. None of this would be possible without our dedicated employees driving the business forward.
Reporting to the Head of Newspaper sales you will provide tactical support for the audience development ambitions of the daily news brands within Trinity Mirror, with your focus being on project management, relationship building and driving newspaper sales activity. You will be adept at spotting local unique sales opportunities and work across pre-planned promotions to gain support and sponsorship from local businesses.
Processing strong planning and organisational skills, along with a focused attitude to time management you will have a passion for and be a user of new digital media and technology including apps, devices, blogs and social media.
A full job description is available on request.
What you need to know
Local World part of The Trinity Mirror Group has a strong benefits package which includes a competitive salary, experience dependent. 33 days holidays including Bank holidays, a competitive pension along with an extensive flexible benefits portfolio.
The closing date for this role will be 1st March, 2017. We will be considering applicants as they apply, so please don’t delay in submitting your application.
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