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About CUMULUS MEDIA 

 

CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion consumers every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and offers listeners a dynamic network of popular podcasts that define culture with original content and commentary on today’s world. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit www.cumulusmedia.com.


Account Development Specialist

Department: Sales
Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Account Development Specialist

Cumulus Media | Salt Lake City has an immediate opening for an Account Development Specialist for our Salt Lake City 6 station cluster.  The Account Development Specialist generates and qualifies target accounts and creates viable high-quality sales opportunities.  The Account Development Specialist is an integral part of a radio advertising sales team and will follow a structured 18-month training program growing from Account Development Specialist to an Account Executive.  The ideal candidate will be dependable, hardworking and have the ability to balance multiple deadline-oriented projects while maintaining a great attitude and sense of humor in a fast-paced work environment. If this sounds like you, and you are looking for a great opportunity to learn the sales side of the radio broadcasting industry, read on.

Who We Are:

Cumulus | Salt Lake City currently features 6 stations in the Salt Lake City area and surrounding counties.  Our stations include:  93.3 KUBL-FM Country, 98.7 KBEE-FM Adult Contemporary, 101.1 KBER-FM Rock 94.9 KENZ-FM Top 40, 94.9 KHTB-FM Alternative and Utah’s Big Talker AM-860.  The cluster of 6 stations reaches thousands of listeners on a daily basis, and delivers results for hundreds off advertisers. Cumulus Salt Lake City also offers competitive and Innovative Digital products that are geared to support our advertisers radio strategy.    

Key Responsibilities:

  • Structured 18-month training program growing from Account Development Specialist to Account Executive
  • Full integration with the sales team by turning cold calling prospects into warm leads for the Sales Team to follow up on
  • Manage and monitor your work using AMP CRM, and other sales tools and technologies
  • Communicate the value of the CUMULUS MEDIA platform to decision makers and influencers to Learn what we have to offer and understand how it will benefit local Businesses
  • Support sales efforts by targeting and penetrating Enterprise Accounts utilizing outbound prospecting skills.
  • Exceed expectations while aiding the entire organization to do the same.
  • Additional duties as designated by the Director of Sales, Market Manager or Business Manager related to sales functions 

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 Years of experience in sales, marketing, advertising and/or promotions preferred
  • Extensive computer skills including but not limited to extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, image manipulation, social media and the ability to adapt to proprietary computer systems
  • Self-starter that is detail oriented, organized, and must be excellent at written and oral communication and possess strong multitasking skills
  • Dependable with a strong work ethic and possess a team player attitude
  • Aptitude to make decisions and work independently without immediate direction or supervision
  • Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels
  • Experience developing new business relationships in an inside sales role
  • Dependable with a strong work ethic and possess a team player attitude

What we offer:

  • Competitive wages
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

For immediate consideration, please visit www.cumulus.com/work-here/

For more information about CUMULUS MEDIA, visit our website at:  https://www.cumulus.com

CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)

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