Multi-Media Sales

Sales & Marketing Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin


Position at La Crosse Tribune

River Valley Media Group has an exciting opportunity for an experienced sales professional to join our fun, dynamic sales team. You will prospect for new business in Chippewa Falls and the surrounding areas, making presentations that offer both print and digital solutions.

Duties and responsibilities include:

  • Prospect for new business via outside sales calls.
  • Develop techniques to get in front of decision makers of local businesses and set sales appointments to discuss River Valley Media Group and Amplified Digital solutions.
  • Learn the needs of new business and provide effective marketing solutions and campaigns by developing advertising proposals.
  • Maintain customer files and information.
  • Learn and sell new digital initiatives.
  • Build effective relationships with clients and prospects.
  • Assist with copy and layout.
  • Use creative approaches to solving problems and conceptualize new product opportunities.
  • Review customer information on billing, aging, contracts, etc.
  • Work as a team with all Multi-Media Reps to represent River Valley Media Group and Amplified Digital Products. 

Requirements include:

  • Ability to prospect and cold call to find new business opportunities as it relates to print and digital products.
  • Ability to work under sales and deadline pressure.
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills and ability to problem solve.
  • Maintain a high level of commitment to customer satisfaction.
  • Ability to obtain and evaluate information on customers’ objectives, and to translate that into proper River Valley Media Group and Amplified Digital products to meet the customer’s objectives.
  • Basic skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint are required.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record. 
We offer full benefits including:
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Generous paid time off
  • Life Insurance
The Chippewa Herald and River Valley Media Group are divisions of Lee Enterprises, a leading provider of local news, information and advertising in primarily midsize markets, with 75 daily newspapers and a joint interest in two others, along with rapidly growing digital products and nearly 350 specialty publications in 26 states.