Do you have a retail sales background? Would you like the flexibility to sell remotely?
Village Media is looking for a full-time Community Partner Development Coordinator to be part of our dynamic network of rapidly growing news and information websites. You will be entrusted to develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with local businesses, organizations, agencies or individuals in Timmins, Ontario and work with them to reach their marketing goals through various community-based marketing products and initiatives.
Who You Are
You are an enthusiastic self-starter who is passionate about helping to connect local businesses, public organizations, and not-for-profit groups with our large local audience. You care deeply about community and believe fully in our mission to strengthen the communities that we serve. You are the firestarter and this role fits your personality. You are comfortable reaching out, establishing connections, and building a network of contacts. You are excited to introduce our business and you believe in our highly credible and respected products.
How You Will Succeed
Your success comes from a combination of a willingness and ability to establish credibility and trust in building relationships.
You enjoy meeting new people and have an outgoing and enthusiastic personality.
You are committed to the notion of strengthening the community through local news reporting, community-based marketing, and special initiatives.
You are comfortable presenting to prospective partners.
You like a disciplined approach to systems and processes.
You are exceedingly professional, respectful, and articulate.
Familiarity with the community of Timmins, Ontario will be considered an asset.
This position frequently requires the successful candidate to meet and engage with community partners at their place of business. Generally, hours of work are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., but there is sometimes a need to work in the evenings and on weekends in special circumstances.
If this sounds like the perfect position for you, we would love to hear from you!
About Village Media:
Village Media is an ever-expanding network of local news and community websites. We focus on providing local stories written by local journalists in the communities we serve. In addition to local news, our sites offer weather, events, obituaries and a wide range of community information. We are proud members of the cities where we operate. We support local events and charitable causes and recognize our neighbours’ achievements. We are more than just news: Village Media is all about community.
Village Media is committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion among our staff, volunteers, programs, and partners. We encourage applicants of diverse abilities, backgrounds, and life experiences to apply. If you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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