Sales Account Executive, Territory - Automotive

The Arizona Daily Star seeks an innovative, motivated, results-focused Account Executive to join our Sales team. Reporting to the Digital and New Business Development Director, this role is responsible for online advertising sales. We seek a candidate who will tenaciously identify opportunities, exceed customer expectations, and maximize market potential. This position requires great organizational skills, uncommon creativity and a proven track record of managing and motivating client groups.


  • Bachelor’s or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Prior advertising sales experience preferred.
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Must work well with others and be team oriented in nature.
  • Candidate should be creative, flexible and able to adapt to industry change.
  • Articulate and solid communicator with effective presentation skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work effectively in a fast paced, deadline driven, environment.

Here’s what we have to offer:

We offer a competitive salary and career growth opportunities. We also offer you a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, Paid Time Off, Company Paid Holidays, employee discount program and domestic partner benefits. Our 401(k) is topnotch and contributions you make, up to the first 5% eligible for a 100% Company match!

About us:

The Arizona Daily Star in Tucson, Arizona is the only local newspaper covering local breaking news. It has a tradition of serving the residents of Southern Arizona for over a century. As the home of the University of Arizona, Tucson also is rich in cultural diversity and a commitment to educational excellence.

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is a next-generation media company committed to strengthening communities across our network. Through trusted, compelling content and unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of nearly 100 million people monthly. With more than 110 markets internationally, it is known for Pulitzer Prize-winning newsrooms, powerhouse brands such as USA TODAY and specialized media properties. To connect with us, visit

Gannett Co., Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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