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Sales Representative

If you love selling and know the family market, we may be a good match. Washington Parent has been the go-to source for parents in the DMV for more than 35 years, and we are looking to add an all-star to our sales team. The ideal candidate should love helping local businesses grow, connect them with the right products and listen to their needs. Requirements include 5 years of sales experience in print and digital platforms and unparalleled customer service skills with excellent follow-through. The position is based in our office.

  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Outgoing Personality
  • Ability to Build Relationships with Customers
  • Ability to work Under Pressure and Meet Targets
  • Build Client Base through New Leads, Cold Calls, Existing Relationships, and Events
  • Traveling Locally to Meet with Clients
  • Collecting Client Information, Recording Notes for Client Calls or Meetings using a CRM Platform
  • Servicing Clients throughout the Process from Contract to Publication
  • Commission-Based Salary with Goal-Based Bonuses

If interested in joining our team, email jobs@washingtonparent.net

Editorial Student Internship - by Semester

If you are a student who would like a paid internship in the editorial/media field, we may be a good fit. Our 2018 Summer Intern won a "Parenting Media Association Award," for one of his articles. Assignments may include press conferences, onsite or phone interviews and Social Media postings, as well as other administrative tasks. We can be flexible with your class schedule.

  • Strong Writing and Interviewing Skills, AP Style Preferred
  • Proofing and editing Skills
  • Administrative and phone Skills
  • Available to go "Out In The Community"
  • Ability to work independently
  • Submission of an Introduction letter and writing sample

If you are interested in joining our team, email jobs@washingtonparent.net