Starnes Holdings Inc Marketing Consultant Remote · Full time Company website

Starnes Media is currently seeking a marketing consultant. Join a 4x Inc. 5000 company known for its award-winning publications in the Birmingham area and the ability to target anybody anywhere with a suite of digital services


The focus of this job is on achieving new business results that are aligned with the larger picture of the organization and its strategic goals. The initiative, coupled with a sense of competitive drive and the ability to stay focused on results despite changing conditions, is the key to achieving the performance objectives of this job.

The job requires getting things done quickly and handling a variety of activities. Self-assurance and the confidence to purposely drive toward results while constantly problem-solving and engaging the commitment of others is essential. 

The emphasis on building rapport and relationships with individuals and groups requires an outgoing, poised, and persuasive communication style. Because the pace of the work is faster than average, the ability to learn quickly and thoroughly while continually recognizing and adapting to changing conditions is critical. 

While the job requires the ability to act independently, a sense of urgency, and the confidence to handle a variety of challenges, a full commitment to the success of the business and high standards of achievement are expected in this position. The emphasis is on results and effective systems that achieve results. The job environment is flexible and constantly changing and provides growth opportunities, recognition, and rewards for achieving business results.

We have:

  • Community publications are welcomed in more homes than any other media in the Birmingham market, serving the Highway 280 corridor, Homewood, Hoover, Mountain Brook, Trussville, Vestavia Hills, and Downtown Birmingham.
  • Digital marketing services are designed to complement our publications and provide the highest value to businesses that wish to reach their ideal clients locally.
  • A talented team working to improve an already strong community newspapers, websites, and daily email newsletters.
  • Support systems are in place to give you more opportunities to build relationships, have face-to-face time with clients, and close more business.
  • A commission structure that will reward you for successfully attaining your main objective of signing new clients for the business.

Benefits: Paid time off. Auto and phone allowance. Blue Cross Blue Shield Medical/Dental/Vision. Life/disability insurance and 401k.

You have:

  • The drive to make just one more call, knock on one more door, and meet one more person.
  • The ability to listen and learn while leading and sharing your own knowledge when others need it.
  • The ability to take a consultative approach to the sales process and help clients find the best options suited to help them grow their business. Selling is not convincing. It is helping.
  • The desire to bring home a bigger paycheck than you did last month.
  • A knack for striking up conversations with people and for commanding their attention.
  • The ability to build and nurture relationships.

If you like what you see, let's talk.