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Broadcast Careers: WOWT TV, Omaha - Account Executive

WOWT Account Executive


April 1, 2020

Maximum Application Deadline: June 30, 2020


WOWT is accepting applications for a full-time Account Executive


WOWT a Gray Media station located in Omaha, Nebraska is looking for an experienced Account Executive to join our team of marketing/advertising professionals. At WOWT, we help businesses grow in the market through the use of effective marketing and advertising solutions. The Account Executive generates revenue through advertising sales by servicing existing clients and developing new business.  The Account Executive will be evaluated on achieving revenue budget goals, new business development goals, client service and thorough accurate forecasting, teamwork and attitude.


We are looking for an Account Executive that will work to increase share of revenue, grow new business, develop and maintain excellent agency and local account relationships. The Account Executive will sell sports, partnerships and specials. Collect money from advertisers following the airing of a schedule, exceed budget goals and accurately forecast revenue projections.


The successful applicant’s background must include, preferably bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in marketing, advertising or equivalent and prior broadcast sales experience a must. The ideal candidate has a track record of multi-platform selling and increasing revenue and share on their accounts.  We are looking for a high character, self-motivated team player with excellent organizational skills. This candidate is energetic, passionate about new business, enjoys strategic planning and wants to win.  They have developed solid relationships and understand the value that NBC and Gray Media’s digital products can bring to a client’s campaign.  If you have media sales experience, high-energy and like working with people, this could be the job for you. Work schedule may vary depending on station/client needs. Meetings are required and account executives are expected to be on time and prepared. Occasionally a meeting or event may be scheduled outside of regular working hours.


Valid driver’s license and good driving record (will be reviewed) Pre-employment drug screening and random drug testing is possible throughout employment.


Apply Online at: https://www.gray.tv/careers#currentopenings  


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