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Ad Sales Coordinator

First Person Arts (FPA) is looking for an experienced individual to oversee ad sales for the 14th Annual First Person Arts Festival.


• Identify possible advertisers for the 2015 First Person Arts Festival brochure, daily program, and digital platforms
• Reach out to and rigorously follow up with all ad targets
• Achieve sales goals established by FPA
• Track successful ad buys and ensure that all elements are delivered in a timely fashion to the FPA Marketing Department
• Other duties as needed to fulfill all sales goals
• This is a commission-based position
• Starts June 2015 and ends in early September


• 2+ years experience in sales. Local experience preferred.
• Exceptional community relations and networking skills
• Bachelor Degree in Sales, Marketing or Business preferred
• Strong communication skills, both oral and written, with an avid attention to detail
• Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work independently
• Ability to work well under pressure, adhere to deadlines and adapt to changes
• Acts as team-player
• Computer literacy is essential: Microsoft Office (particularly Word, Excel) and Google drive.


Submit resume and cover letter to advertising@firstpersonarts.org.

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Upcoming Events
  • StorySlam @ World Cafe Live: Sorry
  • Date: September 14, 2015
  • Time: Doors at 7:30PM, Slam at 8:30PM
  • Venue: World Cafe Live
  • Location: 3025 Walnut St.
  • StorySlam @ L’Etage: Second Opinion
  • Date: September 22, 2015
  • Time: Doors at 7:30PM, Slam at 8:30PM
  • Venue: L'Etage
  • Location: 6th and Bainbridge Streets