CBS Corporation Sales Assistant in New York, New York

Sales Assistant

REF#: 28534

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Sports Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: New York, NY, US

ABOUT US:

CBS Sports Network, the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports, airs more than 400 live games annually, showcasing an array of college and professional sports, as well as in-depth studio shows, documentaries and original programs. CBS Sports Network also provides extensive shoulder programming around CBS Sports’ Championship events, including the Super Bowl, The Masters and PGA Championship.

CBS Sports Network is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers including Verizon FiOS Channel 94 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 643 (1643 in HD) and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to [1] www.cbssportsnetwork.com.

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  1. http://www.cbssportsnetwork.com/

DESCRIPTION:

CBS Sports Network is looking for an Ad Sales Assistant to provide sales support to VP of Ad Sales, Director of Pricing & Planning, Account Executives and Sales Planners.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a point of contact for the advertising agency counterparts. This includes handling requests for flighting, revisions, allocations, and added value clips.

  • Process all client orders insuring that they are in approved weekly programming and compliant with all client requirements.

  • Handle program and commercial changes and issue change notices to clients.

  • Work with Account Executive and the Sponsorship department on promotional assets, material deadlines, and approvals.

  • Work closely with Commercial Operations to ensure spots are trafficked and submitted for approval.

  • Work with finance and collections to reconcile billing discrepancies with agencies and billing department.

  • Perform other administrative tasks as directed by VP of Sales, which includes, but not limited to: booking travel, expenses and shipping needs

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • One to two (1-2) years of media experience.

  • Proficiency on Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Power Point, and Excel)

  • Dynamic, flexible, hard-working, and highly organized

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)

  • Superior interpersonal skills

  • Project management skills

  • Customer service skills

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled