Local Sales Assistant

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

At WGME CBS 13/WPFO FOX 23 in Portland, Maine we don't just respect creativity, we cherish it. Through effective TV and digital advertising you have the power to transform human behavior and help our client's brands discover the roles in people's lives. We have an exciting opportunity for a full-time Local Sales Assistant. This position will be responsible for administering sales initiatives, managing account data, client communications, traffic support and assist in the overall sales process. Ideal candidate should excel at attention to detail, multitasking, be well organized, have the ability to problem-solve and possess good communications skills. This individual should enjoy working in a fast paced and changing environment. Proficiency in Excel and Power Point a plus.

Responsibilities include:

  • Creation of PowerPoint presentations, database management, and sales report maintenance
  • Efficiently work with the team of Marketing Consultants/Management team
  • Assist with support on local and national business
  • Various receptionist/administrative duties and contract management
  • Assistance in support for Station Management
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • This position reports to General and Local Sales Managers
  • Skilled with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word Duties
  • Ability to utilize OS, Adconnections, Wide Orbit, Wide Orbit Sales, MediaLine, Outlook, and mulit-line phone system
  • Great attention to detail is essential
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines while maintaining accuracy
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Portland, Maine, United States
Company Location HR.WGME.Portland ME.Portland.ME
Position Type Full-Time/Regular

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