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Media Account Manager – Life in North Wales

Brand: Life in North Wales

Location: Home Based

Closing date: Aug. 9, 2019

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Life in North Wales is our luxury lifestyle bi-monthly magazine that was launched 18 months ago. The success of this magazine has exceeded expectations hence the opportunity for us to recruit for an Account Manager who will meet potential advertisers across North Wales enabling them to build their brand and connect with the affluent audience of the magazine.

Working remotely, but with great support from our team in Warrington, this role will see you selling print advertising campaigns to both new and existing clients at the luxury brand end of the market. You will therefore enjoy driving to meet clients, improving current advertising campaigns and inspiring businesses with creative, tailor-made solutions that will give them a great return on their investment.

The majority of your time will be spent on patch, in North Wales. Our award-winning Cheshire Life Magazine is another title that businesses in this area like to have a regular advertising presence in so there are lots of opportunities and revenue streams to make this an exciting position with great prospects.


  • Proven media sales experience
  • Strong face-to-face B2B sales background
  • Good working knowledge of the local area
  • Advertising/marketing/local media knowledge or background
  • Preference to win new business and create own leads


  • Basic salary up to £23,750 rising to £25,000 after 6-month probation
  • Company car
  • Full 25 days paid holiday + statutory bank holidays
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Archant Gold – matched charity fundraising
  • Give as You Earn – tax-free charity giving scheme


If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV to

Please note that if you have not been invited in for an interview within two weeks of your application, then you can assume on this occasion that you have been unsuccessful.


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