Tribune Company Account Executive in St. Louis, Missouri

KTVI / KPLR is seeking an experienced Account Executive to join our team.

  • Sells special projects that generate new business.

  • Develop relationships w/ multiple level contacts at both agencies & advertisers.

  • Create sales presentations to increase share with existing clients and developmental clients.

  • Research and prospect for new accounts.

  • Work with traffic, finance and sales support personnel.

  • Responsible for the retention of current business and the development of new business on KTVI-TV & Fox2Now.com.

  • Understanding of core marketing principles.

  • Proficient w/ MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

  • Strong motivation to have long term career success in broadcast & digital sales.

  • Personable w/ excellent verbal & written communication skills.

  • Strong desire to work in the field making client analysis & sales presentation calls.

  • Detail oriented w/ a strong work ethic. F

  • our year college degree & sales experience preferred.

  • Three to five years media sales experience preferred.

  • Must be willing to submit to a background check

  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employer Opportunity

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

Job Number: 2018-47745

Street: 2250 Ball Drive