Transactional Sales Assistant
New Orleans, LA – WVUE FOX8, FOX8Live.com and BOUNCE TV is seeking A Transactional Sales Assistant assists a team of Transactional Account Executives and a National Sales Manager. The Transactional Sales Assistant is responsible for the day to day tasks involved with the transactional order activity process and assisting their team in growing 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 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 Transactional Sales Assistant will be in constant communication with Account Executives, the National Sales Manager, the Traffic Department and Advertisers.
•The Transactional Sales Assistant must have good communication skills and be able to interface with a team of Account Executives.
•They must demonstrate the ability to prioritize, multi-task and perform at a high level in a fast-paced environment.
•Must be computer proficient and will be required to learn industry specific software and create sales presentations.
•Broadcast sales assistant 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 detail oriented.
•Strong mathematical skills required.
Qualified applicants please apply on-line (Raycom Media Career site) and attach your resume and cover letter. No phone calls please.
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