Underwriting Sales Associate

  • Full-time
  • Montpelier
  • Applications have closed

Website vtdigger VTDigger.org

VTDigger.org, a project of the Vermont Journalism Trust, has 17 full-time and part-time staff. We also work with contractors, freelancers, interns and volunteers to publish rigorous journalism in the public interest.

Underwriting Sales Associate

VTDigger.org, Vermont’s go-to news source, seeks an Underwriting Sales Associate.

The Associate will research, identify, prioritize, pursue and close underwriting and advertising sales with new and existing customers statewide and regionally with a focus on Chittenden County-based businesses.  With a nine year history of success, VTDigger.org’s customer base is solid and we are poised for continued growth.

We are seeking a proven sales professional who is charismatic, organized, an excellent speaker and writer, and passionate about our nonprofit mission. We offer a competitive base salary to start plus commission with the potential to make up to $65,000 per year.  Start date September 1, the successful candidate must have the ability to travel around Vermont and occasionally out-of-state.

Application Deadline: Open until filled, desired hire date: September 1, 2017.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to Christopher Kaufman Ilstrup: ckaufmanilstrup@vtdigger.org