HELP WANTED: Independent Sales Representative

The Independent Media Network – an exciting & award-winning local media incubator – seeks a go-getter who can help us drive advertising sales for a web-based news site in Fairfield County and other independent journalists around Connecticut.

We are looking for a self-starter with previous direct sales experience. Ideal applicants will help us build marketing campaigns tailored to the needs of local businesses, and be comfortable contacting clients through phone calls, emails, and cold-call visits.

Not only are we educating small- and medium-sized businesses about all the latest tools available through Internet marketing, but we’re also working to help fund the journalism that supports our democracy. You’ll need an understanding of online media and you should be proficient with Google Apps and basic office applications like Word and Excel. Hours are flexible.

This is a perfect opportunity for soccer moms or dads looking to get back into part-time work, or students seeking supplementary income. Must have transportation. Base weekly consulting fee with generous commissions. Send us your resume highlighting direct sales experience, references, and a short letter and let’s get started!