Radio Sales Account Manager

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Erewash Sound
August 2, 2021
Ilkeston, Derbyshire
Job Type
Paid + Commission
Closing Date


Exciting Radio Sales Opportunity in Derbyshire

Looking for a new challenge? Do you want a flexible position to work around your family or another job?

The Company
Erewash Sound is an established, award winning, not for profit Community Interest Company.
Erewash Sound is a local radio station based in Erewash in the East Midlands and has recently expanded its coverage area. We can be heard on two FM frequencies, online, on the Erewash Sound app and on smart speakers. The station invests in marketing across the areas it broadcasts to, including billboard advertising, on street telephone boxes, bus stops and social media.

Role Responsibilities

  • To generate sales leads
  • To sell on air advertising and sponsorship on Erewash Sound
  • To talk with potential clients and build positive relationships with local businesses
  • To ensure each radio campaign works for the client

The post will be 18.75 hours a week based at our media centre with opportunities for remote working. This is a part-time role on a fixed-term contract working on a flexible basis to fit-in with any other work or family commitments.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience
We are looking for someone with a sales background, who can give great customer service and forge and foster positive relationships with local businesses. You will be able to access training and support around our available advertising and sponsorship packages. You will need to be able work independently under your own initiative as well as contributing to the wider team.

The salary will be £12,000 per annum (£24,000 per year pro-rata) with generous commission on sales and a bonus scheme available for achieving targets.

14 days holiday per year (28 days pro-rata) inclusive of Bank Holiday allowance.

What next
For an informal discussion, contact Jeff Martin, Station Manager on 0115 888 0968 or e-mail your CV to

Closing date for applications: Friday 13th August 2021