Media Sales Consultant - New Business (Full-time permanent)

Allied Press Limited has an exciting opportunity for an experienced and motivated sales hunter to join the Allied Press new business development sales team in Dunedin.

Allied Press is a locally owned media company, with outstanding integrated multimedia platform that delivers exceptional audience reach and engagement. Publishing the Otago Daily Times, The Star, odt.co.nz and over 20 other publications print and digital across over the South Island, this position provides an excellent opportunity for a sales champion to thrive.

You’ll work with clients to deliver advertising and creative solutions that help businesses reach their audiences and grow sales. The role involves identifying, consulting and selling advertising across our major print publications and digital platforms such as the ODT, odt.co.nz, The Star and other targeted publications.

We would be keen to hear from you if you:

·           Are self -motivated and have a positive attitude

·           Are a sales hunter who enjoys growing new business

·           Are excited by the opportunity to earn exceptional commission

·           Able to think creatively and develop solutions for clients

·           Exceptional spoken and written communications skills

·           Have the ability to engage with clients, business owners and decision makers

·           Have strong time management and organisational capability

·           Have a sense of humour, strong team work ethic are reliable and have the ability to work to deadlines

·           A full or restricted driver’s license

This is a busy and varied role, working in a close knit team that are passionate about our products.

A copy of the full job description can be found below. Any informal queries about the role should be directed Matthew Holdridge (Commercial Manager) at matthew.holdridge@alliedpress.co.nz.

To apply please email your Cover letter outlining your suitability for the role and CV, either via SEEK or to recruitment@alliedpress.co.nz.   

Applications close Friday, 1 July 2022.

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time. You will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID19.