Sales Assistant, Direct Response
Job Details
Entry
New York - New York, NY
Full Time
4 Year Degree
Description

SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for providing sales support to the Direct Response sales team for Crown Media Family Networks: Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, and Hallmark Drama.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Process media buys/ revisions into systems for Direct Response
  • Email pre- and post-logs to clients
  • Research potential discrepancies
  • Serve as liaison between traffic department and agency for traffic issues
  • Send out media kits when requested by clients
  • Update and maintain agency contact list/billing list
  • Preview commercial creatives for on-air approval
  • Contact clients with outstanding balances and update A/R department
  • Maintain orders and other paperwork into filing system.
  • Communicate with clients on a daily basis
  • Back-up to other team members, as needed
Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's degree or 2 years’ Ad Sales experience
  • Prior PC experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • High level of proficiency using Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail and to understand written and oral instructions
  • Ability to organize and schedule work effectively
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and work in a fast paced environment
  • Interact effectively with a wide variety of people
  • Effectively plan workload and follows through to completion
  • Listen well and actively engage others to facilitate positive outcomes
  • Previous database experience
  • Prior Sales experience
  • Prior Media internship(s)

Note: Relocation will not be provided.

Crown Media United States, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally-protected status. Click to view the "EEO is the Law" poster and the "EEO is the Law Supplement poster".

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