Location: Ottawa, IL

Come join our advertising and marketing team. Shaw Media Marketing is a division of Shaw Media, a full-service advertising and marketing group armed with a full suite of solutions to deliver advertising messages to any audience big or small. Shaw Media is looking for a self-starter who will create and implement strategies to promote content, engage audiences, and drive awareness for local businesses.

As a Multi-Media Account Executive in the Illinois Valley for Shaw Media, your role will involve building and maintaining client relationships, understanding their advertising needs, and proposing effective solutions using traditional and digital platforms. Exceeding goals, negotiating deals, coordinating campaigns, and ensuring client satisfaction will be key aspects of your job. Strong communication, sales, and analytical skills are essential for success in this role.

The successful candidate must have the ability to think in a fast-paced environment strategically and creatively. Some sales experience is desired, but we are seeking a person with personality, drive, and ambition to join our team, we will train the right candidate. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, dependable transportation, and proof of insurance.

This position offers a competitive base salary plus commission and benefits.

About Shaw Media:

Shaw Media publishes over 150 titles in Illinois and Iowa. Its holdings include websites, newspapers, magazines, radio stations, 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, life, and 401(k) with company match.

Please submit a cover letter along with your resume to:


Or mail it to us at:
Shaw Media – Account Executive
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 250
Crystal Lake, IL 60039


Shaw Media is an Equal Opportunity and Drug-Free Employer.
Pre-employment background check, motor vehicle record check, and drug screen are required.
This posting may not include all duties of the position.


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Job Category: Advertising
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Illinois Ottawa