Employment Opportunities

Senior Sales Support, Television (Medford, OR)

KMVU FOX26/My48/MeTV/Telemundo Medford
Full time position (with benefits).

Primary Duties:   

Works closely with sales department management and account executives in avail preparation, order clearance, order entry, makegood scheduling,  and other general sales support activities.

Additional Duties:

May include but not limited to:

  • Updating of sales software with current programming and rates
  • Assisting with sales department marketing and/or other projects
  • Participating in training sessions including Wide Orbit, Media Sales, and Rentrak
  • Assisting the  GSM in tracking inventory, sellout levels, and unit pricing
  • Interacting with other departments within the station to facilitate  effective workflow
  • Assisting GM/GSM with reports through Wide Orbit and/or Microsoft Excel
  • Assisting in the organization of sales materials via the Sales Tree
  • Working with team of sales support to appropriate allocate and complete necessary work to create logs, programming and sales materials
  • Assisting GM/GSM/AE’s as needed and/or assigned

Working Hours:  Primarily 8am-5pm Monday through Friday with potential for flex hours

Reports to:  General Sales Manager

Required/Desired Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of computers and standard office equipment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and basic Office programs
  • Experience with Wide Orbit (or similar traffic system) and W.O. Media Sales strongly preferred
  • Proper use of grammar, punctuation, spelling, with proofreading skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure with little supervision
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff, vendors, and clients
  • Experience with FCC quarterly reporting preferred,  but not required.

To apply for this position: Please respond with resume and cover letter to:  John Flores via email at:  jflores@kmvu-tv.comNo phone calls please. KMVU FOX26 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Sales and Marketing Assistant/Receptionist

KMVU FOX26/My48/MeTV/Telemundo Medford Southern Oregon’s Best Choice for Television is seeking a high-energy, well-organized individual to join our market-leading team of sales and sales support professionals. In this full-time position, you’ll interface with clients and viewers, our account executives, and with sales and station management in effectively and efficiently executing ongoing departmental functions.

Description of Primary Duties:

  • Responsible for maintaining the front desk including greeting clients and visitors, answering phones, fielding general questions, and directing calls.
  • Mail distribution, collecting and distributing faxes, send and receive via UPS.
  • Ordering office supplies.
  • Serve as internal station staff events/meeting coordinator.
  • Assist with the creation of sales presentations, calendars, and proposals.
  • Assist GSM with reports and in tracking projects.
  • Maintain updated sales materials via the Sales Tree and the sales rack.
  • Participate in general workflow and as backup as assigned.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of computer programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • Use of proper grammar, punctuation, and spelling.
  • Proficient in proofreading.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize projects.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure with little supervision.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships with staff and the general public.
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Desired But Not Required:

  • Prior knowledge of the television industry with experience in a television station environment.
  • Proficient in reading, writing, and speaking Spanish.
  • Familiarity with television station traffic systems.
  • Familiarity with Nielsen, Nielsen Toolbox, and Scarborough ratings and research.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to: Antoinette Gaines, HR Manager at againes@kmvu-tv.com. KMVU FOX26 and Northwest Broadcasting are equal opportunity employers. We provide a competitive compensation and full-time benefits package.

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