Full Time Job

Sales Assistant, CBS TV Distribution


Chicago, IL 06-06-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
CBS Media Ventures is the preeminent company in television syndication. CMV produces or distributes popular, critically acclaimed hits including ''Dr. Phil,'' ''Judge Judy,'' ''Entertainment Tonight,'' ''Wheel of Fortune,'' ''Jeopardy!,'' ''Inside Edition,'' ''Rachael Ray'' and ''The Drew Barrymore Show.''

The division also handles national barter advertising sales for Debmar-Mercury's and Fox's first-run syndicated programming, and operates Dabl, a multiplatform, advertiser-supported lifestyle network (www.dabl.com). CMV is part of CBS Entertainment Group and a division of Paramount Global.

• Support Syndication/Diginet Sales Team
• Work with the team to manage inventory and guarantee that all commercial units are sold in a given week
• Send and organize all important information a client may need in a timely manner (flow charts, delivery, etc.)
• Communicate with clients daily to ensure all inventory is run per the clients request
• Work across our ops, traffic, and accounting teams
• Enter orders into the system
• Develop internal and external relationships
• Prepare research and other sales related reports as needed
• Perform administration tasks and additional sales related support

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree

Skills/Experience Required:
• Entry Level
• Prior internship experience at an agency or network preferred
• Must know Microsoft Office Suite: Outlook, Word, Excel and PPT
• Must be team-oriented
• A strong work ethic
• Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
• Good time-management and organizational skills
• Must be able to multitask

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gp0wj0-44-192-65-228-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Simon & Schuster, a division of ViacomCBS, is a global leader in the field of general interest publishing, dedicated to providing the best in fiction and nonfiction for consumers of all ages, across all printed, electronic, and audio formats.