Sponsorship Sales Executive (maternity cover from June 2017)

  • Division: ILR GB
  • Job Type: Maternity Cover
  • Location: Bradford
  • Department: Digital
  • Closing Date: 16/06/2017

Let us introduce ourselves.We are the Wireless Group and we recruit awesome people.

We believe that if you work for us, we can offer an exciting career path within one of the UK’s largest media organisations. Wireless Group is part of News UK, which is part of News Corp – a global media business focused on creating and distributing content that educates, entertains, informs and inspires our customers.

Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. It also operates 12 independent local radio (ILR) stations in England and Wales, and a number of digital radio multiplexes throughout GB.

At Wireless Group we understand that our strength lies in the talent, experience and abilities of our people.

Job Title: Sponsorship Sales Executive (maternity cover from June 2017)

Role Responsibility: Maternity Cover supporting the acting SPI Manager and the sales team based in Bradford. Responsible for driving sponsorship, promotional and digital media revenues for Pulse 1 and Pulse 2 radio stations. Working closely with the programming department to create engaging client led campaigns that run on air, off air through events and online. You will also be required to implement those campaigns effectively liaising internally and externally with key stakeholders.

Key Skills Required: Experience of working within a similar role in the radio industry is preferred although not essential. Must be confident presenting to clients, an excellent communicator and able to prioritise a busy work load. Proficient in using powerpoint and excel. We are looking for a creative thinker who can help create stand out client campaigns. Some weekend and out of hours work through event led activity will be required.

We offer a competitive salary, commission structure, 25 days holiday

Apply below, stating why you absolutely have to be considered for this job.

Wireless Group (GB) Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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We recruit awesome people

  • "I love working at Pulse 1 & Pulse 2 as much now as I did over 25 years ago when I first started out."

    Lindsay Rawson Account Director Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "I love the dedication we all have and the closeness. We do it because we want to not because we have to and that's what makes us amazing!"

    Amy Kondri Account Director Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "I love the people! From presenters to digital to commercial staff, everyone has got each other’s back and it feels great to be part of it!"

    Luke Watson Commercial Support Executive Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "I love the show business of working at the station and how every day can be different."

    Sarah Harrison Senior Account Manager Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "I love the team spirit here, we work together, laugh together and celebrate together!"

    Susie Sweeny Account Director Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "No two days are the same and the variety of work always keeps you on your toes."

    Ewan Miller Commercial Support Manager Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "There’s a great sense of belonging working for Pulse 1 & Pulse 2, you feel like you are really part of a family and a team who care about each other."

    Sarah Shackleton-Ward SPI Executive Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "I love how much our listeners love our stations :-)"

    Sarah Shackleton-Ward SPI Executive Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

  • "Simply the people… working in a team that are creative, passionate, hard-working and love radio makes my job and working day enjoyable and rewarding."

    Debbie Brown SPI Director Pulse 1 & Pulse 2

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