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Job Summary
Local Media Association
Company Website:
Work from home -
Job Type:
Full time
Ad Posted On:
Tuesday, October 09, 2012
Ad Expires:
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Sales & Marketing Director

About the Job

Sales & Marketing Director.

Local Media Association, a progressive and innovative North American trade association serving the newspaper industry in the U.S. and Canada, is seeking a sales & marketing manager. This is a work-from-home position that requires seasonal and as-needed travel.

Responsibilities include:
· Growing membership
· Sales of sponsors/exhibitors at LMA events and conferences
· Sales of LMA products and services
· Overall marketing of the company including all promotional materials, communications etc.
· Management of the association’s webinar program including choosing appropriate and timely topics, inviting speakers and moderating.
· Management of the association’s four contests.
· Assistance with report writing, proofing and web/newsletter stories.
· Assistance with all LMA conferences and events (programming and on site)
· Management of the association’s social media marketing plan

Ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience:
· Advertising management or senior level management at a local media company/strong industry contacts
· Strong sales experience
· Solid understanding of digital advertising
· Good writing and communication skills
· Ability to work well with others
· Sense of speed; urgency
· Ability to self-manage; work from home
· Proficient in Word, Excel and Power Point
· Strong attention to detail
· Good public speaking skills
· College degree is desired

This is a special opportunity to work for a very progressive organization that rewards out-of-the box thinking and new ideas. The position offers a competitive base salary plus a lucrative bonus/commission plan and good benefits.

Send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to nancy.lane@localmedia.org. Please address in the cover letter how your skills are a good fit for this position. For more information about Local Media Association, visit www.localmedia.org.
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