<p>WGCL-TV/CBS46, a Meredith Station, is seeking to fill its National Sales Assistant role. The National Sales Assistant works under the direction of the National Sales Manager to perform all necessary support/service duties pertaining to all national business out of assigned national rep offices. This position may also serves as a backup for the digital sales assistant and provides excellent sales training for an incumbent interested in a future sales position.</p><p> </p><p>Essential Job Functions</p><p>40% Enters and confirms national sales orders</p><p>20% Works and maintains all pre-empts and make-goods</p><p>15% Maintains and updates national account files and database, including but not only the FCC public files</p><p>15% Researches and resolves log discrepancies</p><p>10% Serves as back up to other sales assistants as well as front desk relief</p><p> </p><p>Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered</p><p> </p><p>Education: High school diploma or equivalent. College/university/technical degree in related field preferred.</p><p>Experience: Previous sales/service support or office experience. Experience in broadcast media or digital media preferred.</p><p> </p><p>Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:</p><p>Microsoft software including Excel, Outlook, and Word.</p><p>Wide Orbit.</p><p>Strong organization and phone skills. </p><p>Strong verbal and writing skills. </p><p>Attention to detail and follow through. </p><p>Ability to work well under pressure. </p><p>Ability to maintain a positive attitude and communicate diplomatically with all clients, viewers, and local representatives. </p><p>Must be willing to work flexible schedule.</p>

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