Local Sales Assistant
Mobile, AL – The Sales Assistant assists the sales staff in generating sales presentations, enters orders, files contracts and helps with marketing projects. This position also provides general administrative support to the department.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Minimum of one year demonstrated success in an administrative support role required. Past experience supporting a broadcast television sales department is highly preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook. Must be extremely organized, detail oriented, and possess excellent time management skills. Must possess good interpersonal skills. Good verbal and written communication skills. Strong degree of customer orientation and responsiveness to needs of internal and external customers. Ability to work well under pressure. Ability to maintain a positive attitude and communicate diplomatically with all clients, viewers, and local representatives
30% Enters contracts and orders in a timely and accurate manner. Reviews current orders and revises as required by Account Executive or management requests. Flags errors as appropriate and engages sales staff as needed to find an effective resolution.
35% Assists Account Executives with the creation of proposals and presentations. Creates and maintains client database and account list.
15%Provides support to local accounts when Account Executives are absent. Returns telephone calls and answers routine correspondence. Follows-up on issues/problems and routes to the appropriate individual for resolution. Organizes and maintains the sales department’s account records and filing system.
15% Provides administrative support to the department as required.
5% Greets clients and station visitors; answers and routes calls as necessary.
To apply go to: Fox10tv.com / careers
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