Sales Account Coordinator
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/24/2019

Job Description

Join the #1 NBC affiliate group in the country!  KING 5 TV, KONG TV, and king5.com are part of TEGNA.  We are dedicated to providing first-class journalism that makes a difference in our community and creative marketing solutions that drive results for clients.  Our reputation has been built on dedication to our mission both journalistically and in service to the community we live in – our people are passionately involved.

KING 5 is looking for a highly enthusiastic, self-motivated Sales & Marketing Coordinator.  If you are a creative thinker who thrives in a fast-paced, team environment, KING 5 Sales Department wants to talk with you. ​

What you'll do:

  • Work with Account Executives in processing broadcast and digital orders
  • Interact daily with local direct accounts and local agencies with specific responsibilities around the account maintenance of local clients
  • Create and maintain account profiles, process invoices and co-op scripts as needed
  • Regular tracking of audience delivery, providing a high level of customer service
  • Pull contracts, spots times, proposal development, and reports in a timely manner
  • Inform clients of program changes and outstanding pre-empts
  • Collaborate with Account Manager to build and execute campaign optimization plans and make good packages
  • Assist Account Executives with presentations, data analysis and special projects as they arise
  • Provide backup support to Receptionist and Integrated Copy Desk​

Job Requirements

 

What you need:

  • College degree with minimum one year media sales experience preferred
  • Ability to work in an extremely fast-paced, high pressured environment to meet strict deadlines
  • Solid time management, computer (Microsoft Office) and oral and written communications skills
  • Superior organizational skills – must be able to manage multiple priorities with confidence, balance and vigor.
  • Strong analytical skills: attention to detail, streamline, analyze, and present data to assist with management reporting
  • Wide Orbit Experience a plus​

KING TV is a subsidiary of TEGNA.  TEGNA is the largest local media company in the country and provides a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401(k). 

To be considered a candidate for an opening at KING, you must complete the online application on the employment tab found on:  http://www.king5.com/about/ and attach your resume and cover letter.  Paper resumes or any electronic information received that does not come through the online application process will not be considered part of the applicant pool.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

Job Snapshot

About Us

We invite you to join KING 5 - one of the most iconic media organizations in the country. KING 5's first broadcast happened more than 70 years ago! Today we are a fast-growing multi-media company, producing more than 12 hours of local news and programming each day across two television stations, KING 5 and KONG, as well as content for king5.com and the mobile app. At KING 5, we are fierce defenders of fact, curious, and always aiming to provide context. We are real people telling real stories. We do things differently and push to break new ground daily. We care about our community because we live here too. Most importantly, WE STAND FOR TRUTH.
KING 5's progressive and innovative reputation began with Dorothy Bullitt, a local trailblazer who took risks. Her values inspire us today - quality journalism and close community ties that make a real difference for our audiences.
When you join KING 5 Media Group, you join a team passionate about these strong values: we are Truth Seekers, we are Real, we are Unique, we are Trailblazers, and we are Here in our community. We look for people with creative and entrepreneurial skills who also share our core beliefs. We embrace new ideas and new technologies and are passionate about re-inventing news across platforms.