The Chicago Tribune is hiring a Vice President of Advertising to lead our sales teams. The Chicago Tribune has a rich, 170-year history and an exciting digital future. It’s our mission to serve our community, engage our readers and drive results for our advertisers.
As a VP of Advertising, you’ll be responsible for developing and executing key sales growth strategies, tactics and plans required to achieve financial targets and increase sales. Our premium roster of publications reach 15M unique visitors per month. You will be continuing to transform our sales culture into one that creates strategic marketing partnerships with our clients. There is huge business opportunity in our market with clients we are not currently working with and you will be part of our drive to develop new business. We will marshal all your strengths – your creativity, your dedication to our mission, your resolve to find the best ways to serve our clients – and put them flush against a strategy designed to promote growth and sustainability.
In print and online, the Chicago Tribune reaches 2.9 million readers each week in the Chicagoland area, making us the region’s most widely read source of news and information.
Additionally, you will:
As an organization, we are committed to hiring people with diverse backgrounds, voices and visions. Be yourself. Bring yourself. Because that’s the only way we will deliver on our mission to provide meaningful journalism to the diverse communities we serve. We hold ourselves accountable for fostering inclusion and opportunity across race, gender, age, creed, identity and experience. Join us.
Sales Strategy Development and Communication
Team Execution and Development
Other Development Areas
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Tribune Publishing Company is a media company rooted in award-winning journalism. Headquartered in Chicago, Tribune Publishing Company operates local media businesses in eight markets with titles including the Chicago Tribune, The Baltimore Sun, Orlando Sentinel, South Florida’s Sun-Sentinel, Virginia’s Daily Press and The Virginian-Pilot, The Morning Call of Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, and the Hartford Courant.
Tribune Publishing Company also operates Tribune Content Agency (TCA) and the Daily Meal.
Our brands are committed to informing, inspiring and engaging local communities. We create and distribute content across our media portfolio, offering integrated marketing, media, and business services to consumers and advertisers, including digital solutions and advertising opportunities.
Learn more at www.tribpub.com