ViacomCBS Sales Assistant in San Francisco, California
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time
JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA
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.).
Responsible for accuracy of tv and web sales order entry and contracts as well as organizing all information, schedules and research for Account Executives. File and maintain all appropriate paperwork related to contracts. Coordinate and prepare materials necessary for sales presentations for clients and media departments of advertising agencies. Position will also include pre and post sale project management with a specific focus on creating marketing materials and research pieces for various sales initiatives. May handle special projects as directed by Account Executives, Sales Managers, and Sales Assistant Supervisor.
A sophisticated knowledge of IBM compatible software such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Powerpoint programs in conjunction with excellent organizational, written and verbal skills is required. Bachelors degree in Communication or Marketing is preferred. Prior experience as a sales assistant in a media-related field a plus.
Must be able to sit at desk for long periods of time. Extensive telephone coverage and the ability to use a keyboard is also required.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled