Local Sales Assistant
Posted on 2019-06-24
By KTVL-TV Sinclair Broadcast Group
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
KTVL-TV in Medford, Oregon, is seeking a detail oriented Sales Assistant who has strong written and oral communication skills, and is willing to join a high-performing sales team. This is much more than a data entry position - it requires initiative, self-direction, working closely with others, and contributing to a high-performing team of marketing professionals. Previous hires in this position have positioned themselves to be hired in marketing jobs within and beyond the TV industry.
Traffic responsibilities for applying copy on a back-up basis, and daily cross check of copy applied by primary copy person.
Assist in Digital sales as needed utilizing Operative One or other similar system software.
Creation of PowerPoint presentations, database management, and sales report maintenance
Efficiently work with the team of Account Executives/Management team
Assist with support on local and national business
Various administrative duties and contract management
Other responsibilities as assigned
Skilled with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word Duties
Learn to perform work using OSi traffic system, Ad Connections, Operative One, Sell CRM, Google Analytics, Nielsen & Comscore ratings systems, and Multi-line phone system, with other systems likely to be added throughout employment period . Prior experience with any of these systems is a plus!
Great attention to detail is essential
Strong analytical ability and understanding of data-driven systems
Knowledge of, and experience with, social media would be helpful
Ability to perform under pressure and meet strict deadlines while maintaining accuracy
Able to work directly with clients on resolving issues with professionalism and patience
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
HOW TO APPLY:
Please apply online at www.sbgtv.com
Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer