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Northwest Missouri State University

Student Employment Program - Job Description

Job Title

Account Executive


Student Publications

Job Description

To aid in the publication and funding of Northwest's Student Publications.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Sell advertisements on a weekly basis throughout Maryville and surrounding areas in print, radio, and television
  • Maintain a client list and keep in constant contact with advertisers
  • Work directly with the Advertising Sales Manager and Advertising Design Manager
  • Make corrections to proofed ads
  • Attend required meetings
  • Adhere to deadlines
  • Attend required training     

Competencies Expected:          


  • Utilize effective oral and written communications when delegating or answering questions


  • Microsoft Word

Self-Directed Learning:

  • Have ability to recognize, initiate and complete various tasks

Personal/Social Development:

  • Exhibit professionalism and courtesy
  • Exhibit positive customer relation skills
  • Pay attention to detail


  • Have ability to work with diverse on and off campus populations


Must have strong communication, organizational and people skills; Successfully completed or be enrolled in Principles of Marketing, Intro to Media Advertising, or equivalent; Sales experience helpful, but not required; Must have a flexible schedule; Must have a current, valid driver's license and a safe driving record.

Wage Rate

Commission. Opportunities for bonuses available. 7.65 per hour

Hours Available

Flexible; Based on visiting advertisers.

Start Date

August, 24 2015

Application Deadline

Until Filled; Please complete the attached application and submit a cover letter and resume.


Leslie Murphy


Wells Hall #020 (lower level)




Contact the Supervisor to apply for this position. Apply for positions for which you meet the qualifications.