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Classified Advertising Supervisor Resume

A classified advertising supervisor is the one that helps the sales team of a certain company by ensuring that the customer service calls are answered, the questions addressed by the clients responded to and the ads posted. A classified advertising supervisor works in magazines, broadcast, newspaper and others. The aim of the classified advertising supervisor is to secure the advertising sales for publication. He or she has to perform a lot of tasks in this line of work; tasks varying from reviewing advertisements to persuading clients to buy advertising time or space. A classified advertising supervisor is also responsible for checking and editing press releases, speeches, in-house newsletters, annual reports, articles and others.


Classified Advertising Supervisor Resume

Personal Details
Name: Gerome Clinton
Birth Date: 05.08.1980
Address and Phone: 15 Abbey Lane, Portland, Maine,, (309) 312-9900
Marital Status: single
Children: No
Driver's License: Yes


Being a classified advertising supervisor is a challenging job that requires a lot of knowledge and skills, but it is also rewarding from many points of view. The person interested in performing such a job should have strong knowledge of advertising and should prove how he or she improved the business of various clients through advertising.


To work as a classified advertising supervisor at your company and use my knowledge and skills with the purpose of improving the business of the company's customers through advertising.


A classified advertising supervisor with more than five years of experience, excellent organizational skills, very good communication skills, creative thinking and multi-tasking skills, detail oriented and diplomat, available for immediate employment.

Qualities and Skills

  • Very good communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Highly proficient computer skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Creative thinking skills
  • Diplomacy
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Multi-tasking skills
  • Resistant to stress
  • Good time management
  • Very good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent telephone etiquette


  • Engish: reading
  • advanced, writing
  • advanced, speaking
  • advanced German: reading
  • intermediate, writing
  • intermediate, speaking
  • intermediate

Work Experience:

Classified Advertising Supervisor at New Media Portland Group,
Portland, Maine, 2005 - present

Duties and responsibilities

  • Persuaded clients to buy advertising time or space
  • Closed certain deals and maintained proper record of the details
  • Reviewed advertisement
  • Convinced clients by explaining the benefits
  • Discussed performance with the advertising manager
  • Trained new personnel in work procedures

Assistant Classified Advertising Supervisor at New Media Portland Group,
Portland, Maine, 2000 - 2005

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assisted the classified advertising supervisor in his activities
  • Assisted costumers and convinced them that the best way to improve their business is by advertising
  • Edited copies of accepted advertisements
  • Prepared sales presentations and prospects
  • Helped train new employees
  • Assisted the supervisor by making personal, telephone or e-mail contact


Master's degree in Advertising, The University of Southern Maine
Bachelor's degree in Advertising, The University of Southern Maine


  • Obtained leases for outdoor advertising sites
  • Convinced an important retailer to use sales promotion display items
  • Member of the American Association of Advertising Professionals

Areas of Interest

  • New advertising techniques
  • Media
  • Traveling


Kelly K. Rohnson
CEO at the New Media Portland Group, Portland, Maine

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