Sales Assistant

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. We own and operate leading media outlets in over 55 markets throughout the country – all delivering the news, weather, sports and entertainment that millions of our neighbors count on every day. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

Job Summary:
WCJB TV20, The Gainesville CW, and MeTV have an immediate opening for a full-time Sales Assistant in our Gainesville, FL office. Office hours are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. This position assists Account Executives and Sale Managers. We promote from within so if you want to learn from the ground up and eventually have a very rewarding career in media sales, then what better place than the #1 TV station in North Central Florida. This is a very unique and special opportunity to break into media sales without media experience, so we’re looking for a special person to join our team. We are a part of Gray Television and offer excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, life, 401K match, and more!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
• Order entry and report generation
• Speaking with customers
• Assist with creating presentations
• Research
• Working with various departments
• Attending occasional events and client visits
Required skills and experience:
• Experience in a PC based environment using Microsoft products – Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
• Media experience not required
• Detail oriented with an ability to multi-task
• Must be personable and enthusiastic
• Good organizational skills
• A track record of exceptional customer service
• Good follow up skills
• You don’t take yourself too seriously but you’re serious about your work
• You have integrity and do business the right way
• You’re hungry to grow your career
• You want to work for a good company and you like to win!

Please send your resume and cover letter to TOrwig@wcjb.com