Our very successful Cheshire Life Magazine are looking to recruit an Account Manager that will manage clients throughout Warrington, Wirral or Chester and North Wales. Cheshire Life is our flagship magazine its a celebration of all that is great about life in this wonderful county. At the heart of the magazine are features on; Cheshire’s villages, towns and cities, society occasions and food & drink events, hotels and restaurants, as well as theatre, drama, ballet, music, festivals and family entertainment.
This opportunity will see you selling print and digital advertising solutions to local businesses. As well as managing existing customers and seeing that they continuously improve their current advertising campaigns you will also work with new clients inspiring them with genuine cost effective ideas and solutions tailor-made for their business.
The ideal candidate will be from a media background, and have knowledge of magazine and or digital advertising. With our excellent product training and our continuous development program, we’ll show you how to develop first class solutions for our customers, cultivate excellent business relationships and present effective and innovative ideas that will provide real value and response for our customers.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:
• An understanding of magazine advertising including on-line and digital advertising
•The ability to produce and action effective ideas and promotions
•The ability to secure new business and manage existing accounts
•Previous B2B sales background
•A full valid driving licence
In return we are offering a competitive basic salary and uncapped bonus scheme. The exceptional benefits include company car, laptop, Blackberry, 5 weeks annual leave and a contributory pension and life assurance scheme.
We are also very proud of our many other employee benefits, including Archant Academies (development and training), Archant Gold (charity matched funding), tax-free cycle scheme, childcare vouchers, holiday discounts, Best Doctors and Doctors Online (medical advice), EmployeeCare Counselling and Advisory Service, Canada Life Bereavement and Probate Service, Westfield Health Scheme, retirement gift, long service award and Give as You Earn tax-free donations to charity.
Archant Life has grown into the largest publisher of regional magazines in the UK publishing over 1 Million copies each issue through 53 titles covering most of the country. A multi-media publisher, our portfolio includes magazines, iPad and iPhone apps, podcasts, digital magazines and websites.