Asst National Sales

Posted by Nexstar Media

Huntsville, AL
Posted: 2019-11-27


WHNT, a Nexstar Media Group station, has an opening for a Sales Assistant to work in our Huntsville location.


The primary focus is to handle all national, regional and political sales orders originating from both Telerep and Katz Television Sales offices and support the national sales staff.  The Sales Assistant will also provide administrative support to the local sales team in effort to assist with local advertising efforts.

  • Receives and confirms sales orders from the national and regional offices
  • Support advertiser account activity by inputting orders into traffic system
  • Handles and schedules program changes, make-goods, correspondence, and exceptions
  • Facilitate schedule change communication through various software systems
  • Uploads and maintains political documentation on the FCC File
  • Participates in research and marketing projects
  • Provide back-up assistance to the Traffic department
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • 1-2 years’ experience in a sales department preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Must be proficient with MS Office


For consideration please apply to

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