NPR Illinois Hiring - Sales AEs

NPR Illinois is hiring Sponsorship Account Executives.

Seeking candidates with track records of success and the passion to innovate and sustain the public media mission.  Sponsorship AEs will secure funding primarily from businesses, but also foundations and individuals to support the public journalism of NPR Illinois and the Illinois public radio network through sponsorships and acknowledgements in digital, broadcast and print media.

Does this sound like you?

  • A passion for NPR Illinois
  • Sales experience
  • Goal-driven record of revenue results
  • Strong people, prospecting and networking skills
  • Organized, seeking the greatest return on time investments
  • Good listening skills and the ability to work through objections and rejections
  • A closing mentality 


Join the tremendous staff at NPR Illinois and take advantage of the resources of the University of Illinois and NPR colleagues across the nation.