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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T12985
UA Job Title: Account Executive
Job Group: External Affairs & Communications Professionals
Job Category: Media/Public Relations Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

On behalf of Arizona Public Media, solicits businesses, corporations, advertising agencies, and underwriters to secure new or continued underwriting agreements for television, radio, and online media. Prepares proposals, writes copy, and analyzes and interprets marketing data.

Example of Duties:

  • Solicits and secures new or continuing underwriters
  • Develops and maintains relationships with agencies, businesses, and corporations
  • Develops proposals and new underwriting opportunities
  • Prepares agreements, insertion orders, and copy
  • Monitors production, traffic, and billing

Minimum Qualifications:

High school diploma with more than 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR associate's degree with 5 to 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR bachelor's degree with 1 to 3 years of directly comparable experience. Valid AZ driver's license and automobile insurance required

Revised: 09/29/2014