The Sales Assistant assists the sales staff in
generating sales presentations, enters orders, files contracts and helps with
marketing projects. This position also provides general administrative support
to the department.
Essential Job Functions 30% - Enters contracts and orders in
a timely and accurate manner. Reviews current orders and revises as required by
Account Executive or management requests. Flags errors as appropriate and
engages sales staff as needed to find an effective resolution. 35% - Assists
Account Executives with the creation of proposals and presentations. Creates
and maintains client database and account list. 15% - Provides support to local
accounts when Account Executives are absent. Returns telephone calls and
answers routine correspondence. Follows-up on issues/problems and routes to the
appropriate individual for resolution. Organizes and maintains the sales
departmentís account records and filing system. 15% - Provides administrative
support to the department as required. 5% - Greets clients and station
visitors; answers and routes calls to sales department as necessary.
Nashville - 37209
College Degree and one to three years experience in broadcast media preferred.
Must be highly proficient in Microsoft office, PowerPoint, Excel and Word. Excellent communication skills and time management. Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
We are always on the lookout for bright, creative talent to be part of the Meredith team.
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