21 days old

Underwriting Sales Associate

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Underwriting Sales Associate
Requisition Number RE32894
Working Title Sponsorship Sales Associate
Department Name 3R200:WUKY
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 41
Salary Range $15.51-24.81/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
BA
Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience
3 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
None
Physical Requirements
Sitting for long periods of time.
Shift
Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm. 40 hours per week.
Job Summary
WUKY is seeking an Underwriting Sales Associate who will be responsible for assisting in achieving sales goals through her/his/their own direct sales and through participation in the implementation of sales systems and overall market strategy.

This position is an outside sales role that focuses on executing a consultative sales approach for selling sponsorship of broadcast messages, digital ads, events and podcasts.

Hybrid/Remote Work Arrangement possible after 90 day probationary period. However, this job will require significant time spent outside the office to meet with clients and attend community events.

The University of Kentucky is increasingly the first choice for students, faculty and staff to pursue their passions and their professional goals. In the last two years, Forbes has named UK among the best employers for diversity, and INSIGHT into Diversity recognized us as a Diversity Champion four years running. UK is ranked among the top 30 campuses in the nation for LGBTQ* inclusion and safety. UK has been judged a “Great College to Work for" three years in a row, and UK is among only 22 universities in the country on Forbes’ list of “America’s Best Employers.”

For more information about WUKY’s meaningful and inspiring work, as well as their commitment to diversity, please visit https://www.wuky.org/.

A complete application includes a cover letter, resume, and a writing sample (a client proposal).

Please note: there are currently two open Underwriting Sales Associate positions at WUKY. To be considered for both, please apply to each separately (RE32893 and RE32894).

Compensation for this position includes salary plus bonus.

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
MS Office.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Bachelor’s Degree plus four or more years of media sales experience preferred.
Deadline to Apply 05/31/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Categories

Posted: 2022-04-27 Expires: 2022-05-27

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Underwriting Sales Associate

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast