• Full Time
  • Whistler, BC
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: Competitive base salary PLUS unlimited commissions on top of that.

Website Whistler Personnel

- A rare opportunity in the media industry!

The Pique Newsmagazine is looking for a Media Account Manager to join their team.  Offering a competitive base salary plus unlimited commissions, quarterly bonuses, tickets to exclusive events around Whistler and lots of social networking events and the chance to work a blend of remote and in their Whistler-based office.

Ideally suited for someone who is sales-oriented, not afraid to make cold calls, and can work with new and existing clients to determine their digital marketing needs.

Why Move to Whistler? 

Surrounded by snow-capped mountains and some of the most beautiful scenery BC has to offer, Whistler is an adventurers paradise.   Offering snow and water sports, hiking, biking, camping and tons more!   Whistler is made up of many different neighborhoods and residential areas, from Function Junction to Green Lake.  Each is a mini-community of its own, offering a distinct personality, flavor and range of amenities and features.

About the Role, Benefits & Perks: Apply Now

  • Full-time, Monday to Friday, 9AM to 5PM with some flexibility.
  • Potential to work a blend of in-office and remotely once fully trained.
  • Competitive base salary PLUS unlimited commissions on top of that.
  • Guaranteed annualized compensation of $55,000 to $60,000 for the first 4 to 6 months while training and learning the job.
  • Quarterly bonuses available ($1000/quarter).
  • Extended healthcare benefits with RSP plan package available after 3-month probation period.
  • 2 weeks vacation plus up to 10 sick days allowance.
  • Cell phone and fuel reimbursement plan available and can be discussed.
  • Extensive onboarding training and ongoing support.
  • Great perks including tickets to exclusive events around Whistler and lots of social networking events.
  • Work with a fantastic team and a company that offers lots of growth potential.
  • Support to potentially secure local accommodation for out-of-town candidates.

The Perfect Candidate: 

  • Some previous experience in a sales & customer service role.
  • Friendly, personable and positive with great communication skills.
  • Comfortable making cold calls and setting up and leading meetings with new and existing clients.
  • Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail.
  • Able to manage well under pressure and in a fast paced environment, prioritize tasks, meet deadlines and problem solve effectively.
  • Previous print, digital and social media experience an asset.
  • A valid driver’s license and vehicle.

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Consult with local businesses to offer cutting edge marketing solutions that include traditional digital advertising, sponsored editorial content, website design, social media marketing, search engine marketing and ongoing search engine optimization.
  • Introduce digital advertising solutions to our clients.
  • Maneuver digital marketing campaigns through all areas of the project life cycle.
  • Clearly understand and implement digital marketing campaigns which fit client needs.

How To Apply:  

Our career matching and consulting services are confidential and FREE to job seekers – with no strings or commitments required.

  1. Create a Profile and upload your resume here (you only have to do this once):  www.whistler-jobs.com/apply
  2. OR If you have already created a profile with us, please complete this simplified application: www.whistler-jobs.com/simple_app

Tip for Out-of-Town Applicants:  If you are currently living outside the area, be sure to tell us about your plans to relocate including if you’ve already secured or researched local accommodation and your planned arrival date.

We will review all applications and contact candidates who have been selected for further consideration or an interview. Due to time constraints, we may not be able to contact all applicants – but we will try!  If you would like an update on your application, please email us at talent@whistler-jobs.com or call us at 604 905 4194 ext 2.

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