Full Time Job

Sales Assistant


Colorado Springs, CO 05-19-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

About KKTV:

KKTV, located in picturesque Downtown Colorado Springs in Colorado, and with breathtaking views of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, it's immediately easy to see why people are flocking to colorful Southern Colorado! KKTV 11 News is the Breaking News and Weather Leader in Southern Colorado, and we always put the safety of our viewers first. With more than 65 years of excellence in the community, a multitude of awards including Emmy, Murrow, and Colorado Broadcaster's Association awards, and state-of-the-art technology, being the leader in the community is integral to the culture of KKTV. Our departments work together as a team to serve our community. We are involved with local non-profits like Pikes Peak United Way and Care and Share Food Bank, and we sponsor fun events like the annual Christmas parade and balloon festival. We work hard and we also like to have fun together. Southern Colorado is our home, and we strive every day to make it an even better place to live and work.

KKTV - Colorado Springs, CO - Southern Colorado is a great place to live, work
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Job Summary/Description:

KKTV is growing and is now in search of a high-energy person with a professional appearance and positive attitude. Sales Assistants are detail oriented, creative and able to learn quickly. This position is for a sales assistant with a self-starter mentality and with the ability to be customer service oriented. This individual must work closely with a sales team to develop and accurately execute advertising/marketing solutions for clients across television and digital platforms. Customer service, both internal and external, is important as this individual will be helping to steward campaigns for clients.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
- Support the local sales staff in all aspects of sales operations
- Create sales presentations
- Organize station projects and events
- Generate and prepare various reports in Wide Orbit, Admall, Comscore, Google analytics, etc.
- Enter sales orders quickly and accurately, sales contract flow, pull spot times, reconcile contracts, handle makegood, invoices and other support systems and databases
- Coordinate sales meeting and sales events

Sales experience is not required; however, the drive to become a member of the region's top selling sales teams is essential. We are looking for people who are interested in becoming apart of a fast paced fast growing sales team. Applicant should enjoy working in a culture that offers a professional environment with excellent opportunities to learn station operations. KKTV is looking for someone with a great attitude. If you have common sense and a sense of humor, you move to the front of the line. Candidate must have high school diploma or equivalent, as well as a driver's license, insurance, and a clean driving record, as you will occasionally be required to use your vehicle for business.

- Strong People Skills
- Highly Organized
- Attention To details
- Proficient in Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
*** College degree preferred

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d93n5z-3-233-219-62-42 in your application.

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.