Thursday, 28 January 2016

Sales Intern At Picasso Headline 2016

Picasso Headline is a leading South African publishing house and we are looking for a Sales Intern. This is a 6 month fixed-term opportunity offered to recent graduates interested in obtaining entry-level sales and marketing experience within magazine publishing. This contract will serve as platform for evaluating the long-term employability of the intern. The successful candidate would be required to assist with the below outputs key to this function:

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Learning how to conduct sales research

  • Establish and build client relationships

  • Keep sales records and report on sales activities

  • Learn the sales process and achieve sales targets

  • Learn basic financial principles applicable to sales

  • Learning about the publishing process

  • Assist with marketing administration and material development


REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge:

  • Degree or Diploma in Marketing / Advertising or related field

  • Microsoft Office


Skills /Abilities:

  • Good communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Ability to work under pressure


Attitudes:

  • Must an keen interest in building a career in sales - essential

  • Passionate about media and advertising

  • Entrepreneurial orientation

  • Team player

  • Ability to self-motivate with a desire to learn


Remuneration: R3500.00 per month (stipend) plus commission on all sales

If you meet the requirements above and would like to apply for the position, please email your CV and cover letter to chrisna@picasso.co.za.  If you do not receive a response to your application within 21 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Picasso Headline, proudly part of the Times Media Group.

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