Full Time Job

Sales Assistant


Grand Junction, CO 06-10-2024
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

We understand that life needs balance. That is why we offer our employees and eligible family members a comprehensive benefits package, including:

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Mon. - Fri.

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About KKCO:

KKCO 11 News is the news leader in the Grand Junction market. The largest city between Salt Lake and Denver, our outdoor recreation and mild climate draw people from across the country here. Our area sees all four seasons and you can ski and golf on the same day during certain parts of the year. Home to the Grand Junction Rockies and a huge summer country music festival, Grand Junction is a perfect community where residents enjoy the best of the outdoors and all the area has to offer. Our station has a history in our communities as being not only the news leader, but a community partner. Our focus on digital allows us to reach far beyond our broadcast signal, to communities in southern Colorado and eastern Utah.

Job Summary/Description:

KKCO 11 News, Mesa County's dominant multimedia news organization is looking for a part-time sales assistant. The candidate MUST thrive in a fast-paced environment and be flexible. At Gray Television, Inc., we offer employees the opportunity to connect with something larger than ourselves. Each day, our employees work alongside great people on fast-paced exciting, and innovative projects that inspire change in the world around us. At Gray TV, our employees know that growth opportunities are endless and possibilities are all around us.

Duties/responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
• Assist Local Sales Manager
• Assist Local Account Executives
• Prepare weekly pre & post long reports for clients
• Prepare daily preemption report
• Run various campaign performance reports and flag areas that are pacing behind or need attention
• Building list in formats to be utilized for mass outreach or mailers
• High level of data entry in multiple systems
• Resolving discrepancies
• Campaign pre/post sales maintenance
• Creating and pulling sales reports
• Setting up and pulling reports
• Assist sales managers in coordinating sales events
• Assist sales staff with computer systems, sales processes, and filling out forms
• Other duties as assigned

• Meet deadlines routinely and communicate clearly with supervisors or co-workers if there will be a delay
• Be efficient in PowerPoint, Microsoft products, and have the ability to quickly learn new systems
• Possess strong written & verbal communication skills
• Possess great troubleshooting AND problem-solving skills
• Have an interest in learning about a new industry and how things work
• Be a self-starter
• Have strong organizational skills
• Be detail-oriented
• Be customer service oriented

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

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KKCO-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rz0mn1-44-222-64-76-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary: $18.00 Per Hour ($ USD)
Company Profile

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.