WPHL-TV / Philadelphia, a Tribune Media Company, is currently searching for a Local Sales Associate! The successful candidate will be an energetic individual with the desire to grow! The position is full time.
The ideal candidate must have strong written and verbal communication skills. Detail and action oriented with strong execution and follow up skills. Ability to handle multiple deadlines and priorities is vital. Strong administrative and customer service skills. High proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Bachelor’s degree required, broadcast and/or sales experience is a plus.
Tribune Broadcasting owns or operates 42 local television stations, reaching more than 50 million households, making us the largest independent station group in the United States, with affiliates representing all of the major over-the-air networks, including CBS, ABC, FOX, NBC, the CW and My Network TV.
If interested, please apply at: tribunemedia.com/careers/
As a Sales Associate you will be part of a high paced, innovative, and collaborative team. This individual will provide sales support to the sales managers and account executives for the purpose of revenue generation. Responsible for the timely processing of sales orders to ensure the accurate airing of spot schedules including but not limited to order processing, order confirmations, processing makegoods, resolving discrepancies and communicating with sales managers, account executives, traffic department, local agencies and clients. This fast-paced and evolving team requires an individual who demonstrates the capability to plan for and manage multiple activities, projects and deliverables. In addition, this individual will assist in pre-selling and post-buy exercises (developing sales presentations; creating avails; posting schedules; pulling qualitative information).