Sales Assistant
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/29/2019

Job Description

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to work in the fun-filled world of Television sales. This job will be on the front-lines of inputting new orders and resolving client problems. We are gearing up for a big Political season and looking for someone who is passionate and enjoys problem-solving and customer service.

Responsibilities

Date entry of new orders into Wide Orbit traffic system.

Keeping up with National advertiser traffic updates.

Posting Political orders and revisions to the FCC Website.

Working to ensure that any advertiser spots that are missed find a comparable make good.

Ability to resolve discrepancies on what an advertiser ordered versus what actually aired.

Pull per and post log spot times for advertisers.

Ability to work collaboratively with the National Sales team on issues that arise

 

Job Requirements

Requirements

Experience working at a television station is not required but definitely helps.

​Bachelors Degree preferred

Knowledge of Wide Orbit traffic software and Microsoft PowerPoint/Excel preferred

We are looking for someone with a strong attention to detail and that would like to someday advance into sales.

 

 

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

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