TV Account Executive
: Raleigh NC
WRAL-TV in has an immediate opening for a local advertising sales executive. The candidate should have an in-depth knowledge of basic marketing concepts as well as familiarity with advertising on electronic media including the internet. The Account Executive will prospect new accounts, set appointments, meet with prospects to ascertain needs, collaborate on solutions that create results for the advertiser and generate revenue for the station.
Outstanding verbal and written communication, organizational and negotiation skills, as well as a professional appearance are necessary. Advanced capability with MS PowerPoint, MS Word, and Excel as well as experience with CRM software required. Two to four years of experience in outside sales and a four year college degree preferred. Knowledge of Nielsen ratings, Scarborough, ODE DOMAIN, Wide Orbit and web analytics is a plus. Knowledge of general accepted computer tools including MS Office preferred.
A valid driver's license with a clean driving record and reliable transportation are preferred; a pre-employment drug screening is required. All candidates must apply online at http://www.capitolbroadcasting.com/careers/jobs/. EOE M/F All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free. Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.
Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV , WRAL Digital , WRAZ-TV, WRAZ Digital, WRAL-FM , WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace , CBC New Media CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TV, WILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Bull City Hospitality and Bull Durham Beer Co., and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC; and Professional Builders Supply (an equity partnership) in Morrisville, NC.
It is the policy of the company to be fair and impartial in all relations with employees and applicants for employment. No person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, color, religion, age, sex, military status, national origin, physical/mental disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. Posted 1/16/18
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