Advertising Account Executive

Illinois Farmer Today, a division of LEE Agri-MEDIA, has an immediate opening for an Account Executive.

Illinois Farmer Today is a farm newspaper distributed weekly throughout Illinois. LEE Agri-MEDIA publications reach hundreds of thousands of readers across 15 states in the Midwest and Great Plains.  Amplified Ag is Lee Agri Media’s digital solutions group. 

The Account Executive will be responsible for print and digital advertising sales to ag-related clients in Central and Southern Illinois and will work with our sales team to develop new accounts and grow existing business.

The ideal candidate will have a strong media or agricultural sales background with experience in selling digital marketing. The duties will include a heavy focus on new account development and identifying digital sales opportunities.

Applicant must have a valid driver’s license and be willing to travel regularly with occasional overnight stays. The position is based in Central/Southern Illinois and will be worked from a home-based office in / near the area.  Full benefits package included.  All travel and business expenses are reimbursed.

Pre-employment drug testing is mandatory.

LEE Agri-MEDIA is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications are accepted at

Lee Enterprises
Full time
Sales & Marketing
Any City, IL, US