January 21, 2022

Inside Sales - Multimedia

Crystal Lake, IL


The Northwest Herald, part of Shaw Media, has an exciting full-time opening for a Multimedia Inside Sales Representative.

The Northwest Herald provides the best 24/7 local news coverage for McHenry County. Our robust website, timely online coverage, and consistent social media presence - combined with our six-day-a-week print publication - provide the most extensive coverage and information for the communities we serve.

About This Opportunity:

Do you thrive in a fast-paced, progressive environment, enjoy sales and the rewards of helping customers build their business? If so, consider joining our sales team!

We are dynamic solution-based marketing specialists providing traditional and digital solutions to meet our client’s marketing goals. We are seeking a positive individual with excellent relationship-building skills to join our team. The ideal candidate will be both team and goal-driven, possess an eye for detail, and have a proactive work ethic. This position requires someone with strong organizational and multi-tasking skills, an excellent phone presence, above-average communication skills, and the ability to manage deadlines.

The successful candidate will work up to 37.5 hours per week managing an existing book of business along with aggressively prospecting new business accounts and meeting monthly sales goals.

This position offers competitive base compensation along with commission.

About Shaw Media:

Shaw Media publishes over 150 titles in Illinois and Iowa. Its holdings include websites, newspapers, magazines, and a digital marketing services division. Founded in Dixon, Illinois, Shaw Media has been privately owned by the Shaw family since its inception in 1851.

Enjoy the Rewards of Working Among the Best:

In return for your contributions to our success, Shaw Media offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) with company match, as well as opportunities to advance within the company.

Please submit a cover letter and resume:


Or mail to:

Shaw Media - Human Resources

PO Box 250

Crystal Lake, IL 60039

Shaw Media is a Drug-Free Employer. Pre-employment background check and drug screen required. This posting may not include all duties of the position.