CBS Corporation Sales Assistant in New York, New York
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: New York, NY
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
Assist the CBS 2 / WLNY-TV Sales Department with servicing accounts and administrative functions.
Assist Account Executives in preparation of sales orders and monitoring accounts.
Inputting detailed orders into the Wide Orbit system. Pulling makegood reports and entering AE approvals.
Answer phones and take detailed messages for the Sales staff and managers.
Daily contact with Traffic Department; work directly with advertising agencies' buyers on makegoods as well as billing discrepancies.
Assist the New Business Sales Team researching new clients and following up with client prospects.
Maintain client database and account list.
Special projects as needed and assigned.
The successful candidate will have:
A Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience in a customer service setting.
Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational and presentation skills.
Strong math aptitude and time management skills.
A proficiency with multi-tasking and be detail and results oriented.
A proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
WideOrbit experience preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled