Sales Print and Digital Media Specialist Are you a driven person who likes exceeding goals? Are you a people person who enjoys making contacts and building relationships? The Southern Illinoisan/Amplified Digital has an immediate opening for a Print and Digital Media Specialist to join our Retail Sales team and represent a broad and growing portfolio of print and digital products. As a Print and Digital Media Specialist you will be responsible for working with our sales team to help build business and achieve revenue goals. This is a fast-paced environment that needs someone who is detail oriented and has the ability to multi-task. Responsibilities include but are not limited to making cold calls to new and current clients, understanding and assisting our client's advertising needs, and supporting our sales team by making sales calls for special projects, in addition to new and evolving digital solutions. If you're goal oriented, this is a great opportunity for you! The Southern Illinoisan offers an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401K and paid time off, and opportunities for advancement. Qualifications: Ÿ A degree in Advertising, Marketing or a related field Ÿ 1+ years' experience in a customer service or sales position Ÿ Exceptional customer service and organizational skills Ÿ Proven ability to meet and exceed goals Ÿ Ability to function smoothly in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment Ÿ Strong communication skills, both in person and over the phone Ÿ Ability to build relationships and effectively present information Ÿ Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products Apply online at thesouthern.com/workhere The Southern Illinoisan is a Drug-Free Employer. The Southern Illinoisan and Lee Enterprises, Inc are Equal Opportunity Employers.