Job opportunity: Advertising Sales Executive

By Giles Broadbent on June 12, 2012 4:08 PM |


The Wharf is the leading free local newspaper for Canary Wharf and Docklands area and sits at the heart of a unique and vibrant community.

We are looking for an exceptional sales executive to join our advertising team, representing the paper and our website,

The position is based at our head office in the heart of Canary Wharf.

We are looking for a candidate with proven sales experience in a media environment.

You will be responsible for generating revenues from new business and existing accounts. You will have excellent sales presentation skills, both in person and over the telephone.

Strong client management skills will be essential, along with tenacity, confidence, the ability to influence people and the skills to close the deal.

We are looking for an ambitious sale person with the passion to be the very best at what they do. You will be highly motivated, target driven and excited by challenge. You will also be proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint packages.

The Wharf is owned by Trinity Mirror, one of the UK's largest media publishers. We offer a competitive salary along with a comprehensive benefits package.

To apply, please email Michael Murray, with your CV and covering letter stating your current salary to

Closing date: 21st June 2012