Posted on 2013-09-11
By ESPN Chicago
ESPN Chicago/WMVP-AM is searching for an experienced sales professional to develop and sell advertising and marketing campaigns to new and existing clients. Responsibilities include working and growing established accounts; prospecting for new business and development of customized solutions that meet a customer’s needs. An independent worker; self-motivated; strong work ethic and the ability to manage and meet individual goals and projections are a must.
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation.
ESPN was founded by Bill Rasmussen and launched on September 7, 1979. Now with over 6,500 employees, each year ESPN televises more than 5,100 live and/or original hours of sports programming. The company’s mission is to serve sports fans. Anytime. Anywhere.
Imagine a career with an organization that brings smiles to millions every day. Imagine working with people whose passion for what they do is simply indescribable. We are The Walt Disney Company, live with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. With our vast array of both businesses and professionals, you’ll have the opportunity to join a team that’s beloved around the world, and to find out how it feels to love what you do. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you‘ve been looking for.
ESPN, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.
Job ID: 130516BR
HOW TO APPLY:
Anyone interested in applying for this open position, or any open positions at ESPN, should do so online at www.ESPNCareers.com.