CBS Corporation Sales Assistant in Minneapolis, Minnesota
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: Minneapolis, MN
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.).
To work with the Sales Department by assisting with administrative duties, which contribute to the servicing of TV station accounts.
Prepare sales reports for management and distribution
Television and digital order entry
Assist Sales Managers and Account Executives in program change, credit and make-good offers
Work with Traffic department with sales orders and posting.
Retrieve and distribute contracts daily
Retrieve and send post logs to clients on a daily basis
Office responsibilities including, but not limited to filing, mail pick-up and distribution, fax machine, copier machine and printer toner and paper maintenance
Telephone coverage for Sales Department
Main switchboard relief
Programming communication support
Other Duties as needed
Attention to detail with a focus on accuracy and proficiency with MS Office are required
Excellent phone skills and professional manner
College degree preferred
Prior television or radio experience helpful
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled