Sales Assistant

Posted On: September 14, 2021
Station/Company: KPTV/KPDX-TV
Location: Portland Oregon
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

Position/Title:
Sales Assistant
Details:

KPTV-KPDX, a duopoly located in Beaverton, Oregon is recruiting fo rthe position of Sales Assistant.
I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.
Responsibilities include working with Sales Management, Account Executives, and others in the sales department in all aspects of the sales process. Position supports sales department with order entry for broadcast and digital, client makegoods, resolving discrepancies, and assist with development of client presentations, recaps and other sales materials.

II. Essential Job Functions
Weight %
Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
50%
Supports sales department with accurate order entry and traffic instructions for both broadcast and digital.
30%
Provides sales/service support to the sales team, other station departments and clients. Works with sales team and clients on makegoods, resolving discrepancies, posting and digital analytics reporting and responding timely and appropriately when communicating with clients.
15%
Works collaboratively within the organization to develop client presentations, recaps and other sales materials
5%
Other duties as assigned
100%

KPTV-KPDX, a Meredith owned duopoly is located in Beaverton, Oregon. Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; www.meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 118 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

Meredith Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
9/13/2021
Closing Date:
10/27/2021
State:
Oregon
URL:
http://www.kptv.com

Experience:

Experience:
Basic office equipment and procedures. Previous media/marketing support experience preferred

Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education:
High School diploma or equivalent. College/university/technical degree in related field preferred.

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Attention to detail and follow through.
Can accurately compare and verify information.
Computer skills utilizing Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint and Wide Orbit traffic software preferred.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Able to maintain a positive attitude and communicate diplomatically with others (sales team, other station personnel, and clients)
Ability to perform in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple duties simultaneously. Works well under pressure and can quickly adjust to changing priorities, goals, procedures and essential details.
Takes initiative and effectively solve problems.
Position requires a self-motivated, flexible individual with strong interpersonal and teaming skills.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
% Travel Required (Approximate): N/A

Contact:
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
Visit us today at:

http://www.meredith.com/viewjobopenings

Apply Online URL:
www.meredith.com/careers

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How to Apply

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Expiration: October 27, 2021