Advertising Consultant

Are you looking for additional income and to work for an exciting organization? Do you love the arts? Do you have the skills to find companies advertising outlets that best suit them? Des Moines Metro Opera is looking to hire an independent freelance advertising consultant to contact advertising prospects and secure new advertisers via phone, Internet or in person for the DMMO program, extending a 4 month contract to a consultant with a completion date of June 1, 2013.
• DMMO will provide the consultant with lists and/or bases of previous and potential advertisers
• DMMO will provide the consultant any printed or digital promotional materials that have been created to distribute to potential advertisers
• DMMO will provide a PDF file that includes digital requirements for ad layoug/design
• DMMO will provide a list of ad sizes available and rates for regular advertisers, non-profit groups and advertising agencies
• DMMO will provided a detailed list of advertising deadlines and contracts for secured clients
• The consultant will contact advertisers via phone, Internet or in person to secure advertisers in advance of a predetermined deadline
• Once an ad is secured, the consultant will develop a system in conjunction with DMMO to ensure contracts are signed and dated prior to deadline with payment plans arranged as directed by DMMO
DMMO seeks $12,500 in new advertising sales at a 12% commission. Should the consultant exceed the $12,500 ad sales goal, commission rate would increase to 15% for every ad sold above the goal.
Payment to the consultant will be made via check, no later than two weeks following the close of the final advertising deadline and/or once all of the secured contracts have been reviewed and approved at the discretion of Des Moines Metro Opera
Contact: Nick Renkoski, Director of Marketing and Communications, Des Moines Metro Opera