Full Time Job

Local Sales Assistant

Gray Television

Memphis, TN 07-11-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
About WMC:

WMC-TV, virtual and VHF digital channel 5, is an NBC-affiliated television station licensed to Memphis, Tennessee, United States. The station is owned by Gray Television. The station serves roughly the western third of Tennessee, northern Mississippi, eastern Arkansas and the southeastern corner of Missouri over the air, on satellite, and on various cable systems.

Memphis is a one of a kind city, rich in history and music, truly authentic, and boasting a dynamic culinary scene. It sits on the mighty Mississippi River, and is home to the National Civil Rights Museum, Sun Studio, Stax Museum of American Soul, Graceland, The Memphis Grizzlies, Memphis Redbirds, 901 FC, University of Memphis, and the and the Memphis Zoo, (and that's just scratching the surface).

Job Summary/Description:

WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee seeks a Local Sales Assistant to support the local WMC sales team in its daily operations. Experience in television sales support and traffic is helpful but not required.

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Assisting with station inventory management
- Insertion of advertiser copy instructions
- Editing orders and placing make goods
- Assisting clients with commercial times
- Sending client invoices as needed
- Other sales support duties as needed

- HS Graduate
- Wide Orbit Proficiency ideal
- Strong oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills and a business acumen
- Proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint highly preferred)
- Prior experience in a Sales department is a plus

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzemw2-34-236-192-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile
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.