Full Time Job

National Accounting Assistant


Portsmouth, VA 04-23-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WAVY-TV 10 seeks a detail oriented and energetic individual to serve as the National Accounting Assistant. The primary role of this position is to help coordinate all aspects of the Political and National advertising account efforts.

This position requires excellent math, written and verbal communication skills, the ability to work independently, ability to problem solve, provide solutions and work in a fast-paced atmosphere. Station NSM relies on your ability. A high-level of accuracy, and keen attention to detail is needed.

Responsibilities include:

Manage our Political advertising orders

Review Political commercials for compliance

Manage our Political Public File

Assist the NSM with National Advertiser order entry, payment balances, creative compliance, reports, and materials, and promotional fulfillment

Work closely and communicate with the NSM and National Rep Firm across the country to manage rate compliance and makegood offers

Resolve revenue and spot discrepancies and late runs

Coordinate with the traffic and production department to ensure orders run properly

Reaching out for on-air copy in a timely manner

Enter PO's for production to produce on-air spots

Identify and solve billing issue / order revisions

Pull airchecks and on-air spot logs

Proofread orders for accounting and revenue accuracy


3-5 years' accounting assistant experience

Proficiency with Wide Orbit preferred but training is offered

Ability to work independently as well as with a team

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, assist in multiple projects and tight deadlines

Must be well organized and possess attention to detail

Must be an expert with PowerPoint and other presentation programs

Proficient with other applications, like Excel and Word

Ability to work late during Political Election windows

To be considered for this job you must apply online at:


No calls.


Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb7pwx-3-238-173-209-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.