Media Sales - A ground floor opportunity - digital - Christchurch (Full-time permanent)

Are you looking for a fast paced job that offers you a challenge but will give you immense satisfaction?

We have a new position on our team for a salesperson to sell and champion a new digital platform we are about to launch to complement our existing media platforms. 

Based in Christchurch this is a very exciting ground floor opportunity, you will be responsible for the sale of advertising on our new digital platform and you will also be working alongside our existing team to help coordinate every sales opportunity available.

We are very excited about this project and we believe it will be highly engaged by all Cantabrians.  Our audience will be huge!

You should apply if you:

·           Are self-motivated and able to recognise opportunities to ensure growth of sales

·           Able to think creatively and develop solutions for clients

·           Excellent spoken and written communications skills

·           Have the ability to engage with a large variety of business clients

·           Good time management and organisational capability

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

What we offer

·            Regular hours up to 40hrs per week (Monday to Friday)

·            Permanent role in a trusted and established media company

·            Salary plus excellent commission

·            An excellent and supportive team environment

A full driver's licence is essential.

If this sounds like a role that excites you, we’d love to hear from you! Apply now with your cover letter and CV via Seek, or by emailing

Star Media is a division of Allied Press Limited, who employs over 450 people on a permanent basis across our 15 sites in the South Island.  We operate across multiple media platforms (print, on-line, digital) delivering quality news, information and entertainment through our various regional and city publications, including The Star, and a network of Community Newspapers in Canterbury

Applications close on Friday, 1 March 2024.

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship.