ABOUT GRAY TELEVISION:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.
ABOUT THE STATION:
KAIT-TV, is the ABC/NBC/CW affiliate in Jonesboro, Arkansas, and the #1 rated station in the competitive market. Jonesboro is home to Arkansas State University, and several high tech companies that focus on hiring and developing young professionals. Jonesboro is a quick drive to state parks, boating in the Ozarks, and a close drive to Memphis, Tennessee, and Little Rock, Arkansas. Jonesboro is one of the most desirable cities to call home.
The sales department is seeking a friendly, positive, self-motivated individual whose primary responsibilities will be to provide a variety of administrative support and increase productivity as Local Sales Assistant to the sales organization. Must thrive in a team environment, have a strong work ethic, be detail oriented and be able to work independently in a fast-paced work culture. The Local Sales Assistant position is vital in helping KAIT local partners grow. Be a part of a successful team that strives to exceed customer expectations.
Support the local sales staff in all aspects of sales operations
Create sales presentations
Organize station projects and events
Generate and prepare various reports in Wide Orbit, Admall, Comscore, Google analytics, etc.
Enter sales orders quickly and accurately, sales contract flow, pull spot times, reconcile contracts, handle
makegood, invoices and other support systems and databases
Strong written/verbal communication skills
Strong knowledge of MS office skill (Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook) required.
Photoshop a plus
Experience in television, digital or other media is preferred, but not necessary
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach your cover letter and resume.
Drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/FD/V