Media Sales Executive

Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
£127.75 per week, £3.50 per hour with a commission package after initial review.
Posted
11 Apr 2018
Closes
09 May 2018
Ref
KT&A1516
Job Level
Apprentice
Contract Type
Apprenticeship
Hours
Full Time

Employer Description

An independent publishing sales house bursting with creativity, passion and industry knowledge. Talk Media Sales succeeds in driving sales of media space to its highest potential.

Description of Vacancy

An exciting opportunity to learn the principles of sales with a high quality supportive team. Selling advertising media within established magazines and associated media.

Responsibilities

Selling print and digital adverts within established magazines to established markets, primarily telesales.

Maintaining the magazines sales orders, client notes, ledgers and flat-plans as well as liaising with the editorial and accounts department.

Wage

£127.75 per week

£3.50 per hour with a commission package after initial review.

Hours

Monday to Thursday 9am to 5.30pm

Friday 9am to 4.30pm

Qualifications Required

GCSE Grade A* to D in English and maths or equivalent qualifications in these subjects.

Skills Required

  • People skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good grammar and spelling

Personal Qualities

  • Motivated
  • Tenacious

Training Provided

On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.

Additional Detail

As of 1st April 2017, the NMW for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16 - 18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies.

The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent in training.