Are you knowledgeable – even passionate – about the local-food community in the Twin Cities? Experienced and skilled in advertising sales? Edible Twin Cities magazine is currently looking for a part-time, commission-only independent contractor to serve as a multi-media sales specialist.
Meet clients’ advertising needs, provide outstanding customer service, and generate revenue for Edible Twin Cities magazine, which celebrates local foods in the Twin Cities metro area and western Wisconsin. Also, represent and sell Southwest Newspapers’ other products, including its women’s magazine and other special projects or events.
Required are a minimum of two years of sales experience (advertising or new media sales preferred) and the ability to build relationships with clients face-to-face and by telephone. Knowledge of the local food community is essential. Must be able to sell multiple products and develop new business through cold calling and prospecting. Must also be self-motivated, able to meet deadlines, have a positive attitude and be a team player. Earn 20 percent on all sales plus additional bonus opportunities. Requirements include a valid driver license and vehicle.
Send and resume and three references to: Publisher Mark Weber, Edible Twin Cities magazine, PO Box 8, Shakopee, MN 55379. Or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.