Sales Assistant/Front Desk
Posted on 2019-06-12
By SC Broadcasters Association
Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.
The Sales Assistant must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.
WCBD-TV of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc., in Charleston SC, is seeking a full-time Local Sales Assistant/Front Desk Team Member. The ideal candidate will have the desire to grow and become a Sales Account Executive. The Sales Assistant works with the Sales Department and a team of Account Executives to facilitate order entry, traffic, accounting and all clerical functions required by the Sales department as needed.
Will be housed at the Stations Front Desk and perform Receptionist duties
Perform all clerical functions for the Sales Department
Maintain awareness of the most current traffic/copy policies, practices, and procedures
Enter orders into Wide Orbit traffic system
Compile accounts receivable information for Account Executives and Management
Resolve logistical issues in coordination of on-air spot placement
Back up other members of our Sales Assistant Team, handling overflow on an as needed basis
Perform other duties as assigned
High School diploma
Fluency in English
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Minimum one year’s experience in clerical support or administrative assistance, preferably in the sales or media fields
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines, and other office equipment
HOW TO APPLY:
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer