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Posted Job Title
Sales Representative, WXPN
Job Profile Title
Sales Representative, WXPN
Job Description Summary
WXPN is looking for a Sales Representative to generate and cultivate new business support for our signal in the Northwestern, NJ region. This employee will be working from a home office located in the XPJ listening area with weekly visits to WXPN primary office in Philadelphia. Must have personal vehicle and valid driver's license for client visits.
Under the direction of the Sales Director, s/he will design and implement sales efforts targeting to potential corporate sponsors for local programming, events, digital assets and prospect for new business. Manage current accounts to ensure timely collection and to increase renewal revenue. Perform other work as needed, including compiling personal weekly sales an activities reports, and work with the traffic department to ensure the contract confirmations are accurate and that sponsorship announcements are written, approved, scheduled and run appropriately.
BA/BS or equivalent education required. At least two years of hands-on experience in sales, corporate promotions or marketing required. Experience with selling media will be an asset.
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Affirmative Action Statement
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
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How To Apply
Formal application for this position MUST be made through the University of Pennsylvania Online Employment System on the https://www.hr.upenn.edu/PennHR/careers-at-penn website.
Deadline for Applications: October 21, 2019
No phone calls, please.