FLX Sales Assistant

Job Number: R50015096

Brand: Fox TV Stations

Job Type: Administrative, Sales

Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Job Posting Date: July 21, 2021

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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 29 stations in 18 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 Seattle.

JOB DESCRIPTION



Sales Assistant
FOX Television Stations / Twin Cities


Description:


FOX Television Stations in the Twin Cities has an immediate opening for a Sales Assistant to join FOX Television Stations’ FLX OTT team. As a member of the team, you will work in a fun, fast-paced and fluid environment. You will work with sales leadership, AE’s and Creative Services on all aspects of the pre and post sales process.

Duties:

  • Assist Account Executives in the Fox Local Extension (FLX) sales department
  • General administrative work – assist AE’s with prospecting, pipeline management, CRM management, sales research and planning
  • Order processing – assist AE’s with order details, entry and invoicing
  • Act as liaison between clients and key agency contacts
  • Work closely with FLX Sales Manager to ensure all client presentations are updated with the latest data, research and insights
  • Assist in new setup, edit and creation of client presentations alongside the FLX Sales Team
  • Proactively organize all campaigns in order to anticipate client creative and strategy adjustments
  • Manage outgoing email campaigns and database in order to consistently market to current and prospective clients
  • Production – assist AE’s with production details alongside clients and the Creative Services Department
  • Reporting – assist AE’s with regular, relevant client reporting needs

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications – advanced Microsoft PowerPoint skills preferred
  • Organization and prioritization skills
  • Knowledge of local TV marketplace
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Customer champions wanted!... someone who values best-in-class service will be a great fit for this team
  • Ability to work under pressure and be a team player
  • Wide Orbit experience a plus
     

Minimum Qualifications

  • College degree and digital experience preferred but not required
  • Positively and professionally represent FOX Television Stations at all times

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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