Local Sales Assistant

Job Number: R50010767

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: Administrative, Sales

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Posting Date: December 3, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.

JOB DESCRIPTION

WFLD/WPWR seeks a highly motivated individual to join our sales assistant team. Core responsibilities include data entry of broadcast and digital orders, filing, organizing and verifying accuracy of all orders as well as complete follow through of the sales order process.  The ideal candidate will also assist members of the sales team with various projects, reports, and presentations. Candidate must be extremely detailed oriented and possess the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced corporate environment. The position requires daily interfacing with Sales Management, Accounting, Traffic, Research and Programming departments. 

REQUIREMENTS:  College degree preferred.  Qualifications include strong clerical, communication and problem-solving skills.  Ideal candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to provide service excellence to clients and account executives.  Prior broadcast sales assistant experience preferred.  PowerPoint, Excel, Microsoft Office, Wide Orbit and Nielsen ratings knowledge a plus.  This a great career opportunity with long term career potential. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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