Digital Commercial Executive

  • Division: ILR GB
  • Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
  • Location: Blackpool
  • Department: Digital
  • Closing Date: 31/03/2017

We believe that if you work for us, we can offer an exciting career path within one of the UK’s largest media organisations. Wireless Group is part of News UK, which is part of News Corp – a global media business focused on creating and distributing content that educates, entertains, informs and inspires our customers.

Online, offline, at work and at play News UK is the proud owner of a stable of news and media brands including the Sun and the Times Newspapers, that span the most popular to the most respected, covering the highbrow to the lowdown; providing the first flash and the last word.

Wireless Group is now a part of News UK. Our Radio GB division operates four national radio stations; including talkSPORT the world's biggest sports radio station, and Virgin Radio. It also operates 12 independent local radio (ILR) stations in England and Wales, and a number of digital radio multiplexes throughout GB.

At Wireless Group we understand that our strength lies in the talent, experience and abilities of our people and we are currently looking for Digital Commercial Executives to join the team at Radio Wave.

This new role is being recruited to provide our local clients and internal sales force with a deeper understanding of digital marketing, allowing us to provide the most complete interactive radio and digital solutions to the local marketplace. You will be our digital champion within your station, an expert on our current digital product portfolio and the catalyst to new digital products and ideas being launched across the group. Wireless group radio execs work tirelessly on behalf of local businesses to reach the biggest potential audience with the strongest most persuasive advertising campaigns. You will work alongside the creative solutions team to help provide the strongest possible digital, creative and branded content in your marketplace.

It’s competitive out there, so as well as working hard to deliver consistent results for our current client base you’ll be required to proactively find new business to achieve significant revenues across the year. You will need to have a full understanding of the Microsoft Office suite and be well versed in Google Analytics, Google Ad’s and Social Media Marketing Campaigns. You’ll need to be able to demonstrate why digital activity is so much stronger when integrated into our core commercial radio offering, articulating why through clear post campaign analysis.

In return for your previous experience, future potential and dedication to the cause, we offer a competitive salary, commission structure, 25 days holiday and a range of other benefits.

Apply below, stating why you absolutely have to be considered for this job. Wireless Group (GB) Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer.

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  • "I love working in a fun, upbeat environment with a close knit team who all get along, and being able to work in a creative role, doing something that I enjoy. "

    Catlow Creative Writer Radio Wave

  • "I love the people I work beside and I love that my job challenges me every day in different ways…’s the best way to learn new things…Every days a school day!! "

    Lynn Peat Senior Account Manager Radio Wave

  • "Not tied to your desk all day……you have the ability to make your day what you want it to be. "

    Gary Knowles Account Manager Radio Wave

  • "I love working here because it’s a great team with a togetherness and it’s a great balance of fun and hardworking environment to work in. "

    Neil Bowkett Account Manager Radio Wave

  • "I finally feel part of a Family! I love how all congratulate when doing well!"

    Amanda Barrow Account Manager Radio Wave

  • "I love working at Radio Wave, the job is so versatile and the station is so well respected in the community .Every department works well with the other creating a really happy environment."

    Karen Woolton Sales Manager Radio Wave

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