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Assistant I, Sales

Tribune Company
Columbus, GA 31901

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!

The Sales Assistant works within established Sales Department guidelines to maximize station revenue opportunities from an order entry, traffic and accounting perspective. The Sales assistant is also responsible for performing all clerical functions required by department personnel as needed.

  • WRBL TV-Columbus, Georgia / Nexstar Media Group has an immediate opening for a Sales Assistant.

    WRBL is looking for a dynamic Sales Assistant to help one of Columbus Georgias fasting growing television and digital media businesses. You will have the opportunity to work with a seasoned group of sales professionals and a variety of local businesses to execute creative digital media campaigns across multiple platforms from WRBL.com, local news & weather apps plus bring social media campaigns to national display with video campaigns and more. This position offers a fun, fast paced environment with room to grow. Candidate should be open to change and development as our business needs change in this digital environment. You must be a well organized multi-tasker. A detail oriented person with a solution driven attitude. You must have excellent customer service and communications skills and be able to work well with others.

    Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

    Accurate Data Entry of TV Advertising & Digital Orders

    Resolving preemptions and scheduling discrepancies

    Provide assistance to the Sales Traffic Coordinator when needed

    Learn the other Sales Assistants Roles and be able to help fill in when necessary.

    Digital Advertising Experience is a plus.

    Creating Digital Ad Designs is a plus(put Links to your examples on your resume if you have them)

    Must be able to use Microsoft Power Point, Word and Excel proficiently.

    Provide assistance to Sales Account Executives and Managers.

    Must be able to work well under pressure all while having a goal oriented & solution driven attitude.

    Must be detail oriented and well organized multi-tasker with excellent customer service & communication skills.

    Technical Skills Hardware: Laptop Computer, IPhone and IPad.

    Technical Skills Software: Microsoft Office, Outlook, Power Point, Word and Excel

    Social Media Experience, Photoshop & Google DFP are desired. Wide Orbit is a plus

    Minimum Education: Some College with Marketing & / or Advertising

    FT Schedule: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm

    Full-Time Employee Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life & 401k along with

    Vacation,Sick and Personal Time after a respective waiting period.

    How to Apply:

    Local Candidates are needed. Please Attach your Resume.

    Qualified Candidates must apply online to be considered for this position.

    Please use the Job Link below. First Time Applicants must create an Account then Apply for this Job.

    EOE M/F/D/V Pre-Employment Background & MVR Screenings are required.

    You must have a Valid Drivers License with a good driving record.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!


Nexstar Media Group is Americas largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation. Nexstars platform delivers exceptional local content and network programming to inform and entertain viewers, while providing premium, scalable local advertising opportunities for advertisers and brands across all screens and devices. Learn more at www.Nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Posted: 2020-11-21 Expires: 2020-12-21

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