Posted on 2018-11-08
By Louisiana Association of Broadcasters
Baton Rouge, LA
WVUE FOX 8, Fox8live.com and Bounce TV is seeking a Temporary Sales Assistant to assist the Sales Dept and the National Sales Manager. The Sales Assistant are responsible for the day to day tasks involved with the transactional order activity process and assisting their team to grow in revenue for WVUE. These tasks include, but are not limited to, order entry, contract maintenance, contract reconciliation and the posting of contracts, modification of media plans in accordance with client approval due to the program changes, etc. On occasion this position will be tasked with building and/or customizing proposals, setting up and prepping for client meetings, booking travel and prepping team members for market visits. The assistant will also be in constant communication with the Sales Team, Traffic dept., and Advertisers.
Sales Asst. Must have good communication skills and be able to interface with the sales team.
Must demonstrate the ability to prioritize, multi-task and perform at a high level in a fast-paced environment
Must be computer proficient and able to learn industry specific software and create sales presentations
Broadcast sales and experience preferred
College degree with emphasis in Advertising, Marketing or Business preferred
Strong Microsoft office skills required, including Excel
Must be highly organized, dependable and detailed oriented
Strong mathematical skills required
HOW TO APPLY:
Qualified applicants, please apply online (Raycom Media Career Site), attach your resume and cover letter. Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer