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EAST Lancashire Newspapers is looking to recruit a MEDIA SALES ADVISOR (TELESALES) right now!

You will be expected to build revenues through selling features across our portfolio of excellent products, while delivering exceptional customer service. You need to be proactive in order to identify customers and have a professional approach.

A proven track record in sales is desirable with experience working in a telesales or field sales environment. You should have a thorough understanding of the selling process along with the skills to sell online and package together products to a variety of customers. Confident communication is vital as you will be expected to develop strong business relationships. It is essential that you are computer literate and educated to a minimum of GCSE or equivalent.

East Lancashire Newspapers is part of Johnston Press plc, one of the top three local newspaper publishers in the UK and a major force on the Internet. The successful applicant will be rewarded with a competitive basic salary and commission, Other benefits include personal development plan and the opportunity to progress along with an optional pension scheme and five weeks holiday per annum, plus statutory bank holidays.

To request an application pack, please email or call 01282 478109. Closing date Tuesday, March 8th, 2011.