DNAinfo is seeking highly motivated salespeople for our advertising sales department based in Midtown, Manhattan.
At DNAinfo, we believe in the power and promise of the neighborhood. We also believe there is an untapped opportunity for businesses to connect more deeply with the neighborhoods they service. We have developed an innovative set of neighborhood-centric advertising products and are looking for the right people to help us sell them.
This job is for you if you…
Love finding ways to connect with business people talk with them about their advertising and marketing efforts
Don’t mind prospecting for new clients
Enjoy the pressure (and rewards) of closing sales every month
Want to be compensated for your contributions with unlimited earning potential
Relish acting in a consultative sales role and coming up with creative solutions for clients
Appreciate (and can create) great written communications
Sweat the details
We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, 401(k), PTO, Paid Holidays and cell phone reimbursement. Our compensation and commission plan is extremely rewarding to high performers.
College graduates and candidates with media/advertising/technology sales experience are strongly preferred.
DNAinfo is New York's leading neighborhood news source. We deliver up-to-the-minute reports on entertainment, education, politics, crime, sports, and dining. Our award-winning journalists find the stories - big or small - that matter most to New Yorkers.
DNAinfo is a digital news service covering stories vital to the local communities of New York, Chicago, Washington D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco. Our professional journalists produce and publish concise, objective multimedia stories. We combine original content with the best aggregation to bring our audience all the news from the neighborhoods. We also publish top-notch freelance writers and... bloggers who are fully immersed in their communities. We will deliver all of this across web and mobile platforms. The inspiration, funding, and strategic vision for DNAinfo.com come from entrepreneur and Ameritrade founder, Joe Ricketts. Mission We are guided by the following beliefs: 1. News stories should be told by journalists who rely on facts, not spin. 2. News reporting should be useful, fun, and fearless. 3. A nimble news operation available across all digital platforms can attract viewers and make money.