Sales Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


WVNS 59 News is seeking a Sales Assistant to assist the Sales Department in maximizing revenue opportunities. This includes but is not limited to sales order entry, sales presentations, and other sales clerical functions.

  • Assist sales executives with all aspects of the digital sales process including, but not limited to:
    • Sales Presentations
    • Order Entry
    • Campaign Set Up
    • Campaign Monitoring and Coordination
    • Creative Requests
    • Creative Trafficking
    • Reporting & Analytics

  • Assist management with aspects of the digital sales operation including, but not limited to:
    • Digital Sales Materials
    • Inventory Forecasting
    • Campaign pacing
    • Proposal Creation
    • Campaign Set Up
    • Campaign Coordination
    • Campaign Performance Metrics
    • Communication with both internal and external teams
  • Maintains awareness of the most current traffic policies, practices and procedures
  • Enters order, traffic and accounting data using computers, ledgers, orders and other resources
  • Corresponds with customers and confers with coworkers to answer inquiries and resolve account problems
  • Prepares forms and reports
  • Monitors inventory
  • Maintains files and other business records
  • Performs other duties as assigned


See Requirements:


  • High School diploma
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Motivated, enthusiastic, self-starter who can work effectively collaborating in a team environment
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in Power Point and Microsoft Excel
  • Minimum one year’s experience in clerical support or administrative assistance, preferably in the sales or media fields
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

The Sales Assistant must be able to sit, reach, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  The Sales Assistant must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment or items weighing up to 25 pounds. 


EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


Apply online at:–Sales_REQ-24987