Sales Representative at The Shetland Times


Lerwick, Shetland.

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Sales Representative

Is this you?

The Shetland Times Ltd is looking for a bright, enthusiastic and energetic advertising sales representative who must be a team player.

What the job entails:

This is a full time post, 34 hours per week, 9am-5pm Monday-Thursday, 9am-4pm Friday.

It is a varied and challenging opportunity selling a wide range of promotional packages to current clients and prospective customers. As part of our sales team you will help sell our various advertising packages and options, meeting clients face to face on a regular basis as well as making telephone sales calls. You will play a key role in creating, promoting, selling and administering advertising and promotional offers.

What we are looking for:

This position would suit someone with a pleasant, outgoing personality who enjoys dealing with the public and is capable of working under pressure to meet various publication deadlines.

A good understanding of Microsoft Office suite, keyboard skills and high levels of literacy and spelling are expected. Marketing/sales experience and a working knowledge of various social media channels for commercial objectives would be an advantage.

We look forward to you applying to join our current team. Please email applications with your full CV and a cover letter to:

Colin Grant,
Chief Executive

Closing date: Monday 28th June at 1pm.