• Local Sales Assistant

    Location US-AR-Fort Smith
    Posted Date 6 months ago(1/9/2018 4:58 PM)
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  • Overview

    KFSM/KXNW, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Sales Assistant to work in our Fort Smith or Fayetteville location.


    The Sales Assistant will assist the sales management team with advertising efforts while developing skills and job knowledge for possible future role of Account Executive.


    • Support the sales management team by coordinating advertiser account activity inside the station
    • Generate and review data/reporting for client analysis
    • Facilitate schedule and creative change communications through various software systems
    • Notify clients of program changes and late runs; create order revision in event of late orders and schedule changes
    • Notify clients of digital inventory issues; create order revisions in the event of under-delivery or predicted order fulfillment issues
    • Work cross-functionally with other internal departments to coordinate copy instructions/programming
    • Schedule client appointments and provide AE’s with reporting as requested
    • Review and file contracts and invoices
    • Research invoice discrepancies; solicit payment from clients as necessary
    • Perform other duties as assigned



    • Bachelor’s degree required or equivalent work experience
    • Prior experience in a sales department is preferred
    • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Must be proficient with MS Office
    • Must be willing to submit to a background check
    • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.

    Equal Employment Opportunity


    Company Info

    Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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