Job Posting: Advertising Representative, Shambhala Sun Foundation
Shambhala Sun Foundation, an independent not-for-profit located in Halifax,
Nova Scotia, is publisher of the Shambhala
Sun and Buddhadharma magazines
and websites. With circulation in excess
of 100,000 readers, the magazines are carried on major specialty newsstands
across North America and supported by a loyal subscription base.
The successful applicant for
the Advertising Representative role will be responsible for:
outbound tele-sales and follow-up to existing and new
coordination/planning of advertising campaigns for national,
regional, and local accounts;
collaborating with and providing support to the
Associate Publisher in various marketing and sales capacities including
e-newsletter generation, report generation, updates to selling tools, and promotions
packages and campaigns;
identifying potential new advertisers; and,
general support from time to time of advertising sales
activities associated with Mindful magazine,
including ad hoc support of US-based advertising representative.
The successful Advertising
Representative will have:
two to five years’ experience as a print advertising
experience with the promoting and marketing of online
digital offerings and content;
comprehensive knowledge of both the magazine
publishing industry and the needs of advertising clients;
excellent sales acumen; strong communication,
negotiating, and influence skills; and, creative and strategic thinking
solid skills in MS office, Word, Excel, and the
exposure to a variety of CRM sales software, an asset;
an interest in meditation and Buddhism, also an asset.
This is a full time position
located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The possibility exists that a portion of time
weekly could be worked from a home-based work environment.
Salary commensurate with
skills and experience.
Please reply with resume and cover
Cindy Littlefair Shambhala Sun Foundation 1660 Hollis St., Ste. 701 Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 1V7