Agricultural Marketing Sales Executive-Remote

Lee Enterprises Inc   Cedar Rapids, IA   Full-time     Sales
Posted on November 17, 2023
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Agricultural Marketing Sales-Remote

Lee Agri-Media is seeking a full-time outside sales executive to work in the Dakotas and Nebraska markets. This position requires inbound and outbound sales experience with a strong focus in the marketing or agricultural industry. Although this is a remote position, candidates should reside in the market area which includes NE, IA, IL, MO, WI, ND or SD.

The ideal candidate will have a background in agriculture and understanding the farming industry. This positioned is a remote, work from home sales opportunity. Must have the ability to develop recommendations based on understanding and developing a customer's marketing needs and objectives.

This position requires excellent communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast paced environment. Position must have strong digital knowledge and computer skills. In addition to representing our print publications like Farm & Ranch Guide, Tri-State Neighbor and Midwest Messenger you will also sell our full service digital and strategic marketing solutions. The successful candidate will have the ability to cold call and prospect for new advertisers using phone, email, networking and face to face meetings. Moderate travel is required with company covering related expenses. A valid driver's license and current proof of insurance is required.

Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a major subscription and advertising platform and a leading provider of local news and information, with daily newspapers, rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 weekly and specialty publications serving 74 markets in 26 states. Year to date, Lee's newspapers have an average daily circulation of 1.0 million, and our legacy websites, including acquisitions, reach more than 34 million digital unique visitors.

Lee Agri-Media is a leading provider of local, regional and national agricultural news and information for the upper Midwest. In addition to our traditional print as well as owned and operated digital media offerings, our Amplified Ag division is a full service agency providing all forms of marketing solutions including digital tactics, broadcast, print, radio, streaming services and much more.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply at or search Cedar Rapids at .