Turner Broadcasting Sales Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

166401BR

Posting Job Title:

Sales Assistant

WarnerMedia Division:

Turner

Location:

United States - Illinois - Chicago

Posting Job Description:

The Turner Story

Turner is a division of WarnerMedia along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros., delivering brands like CNN, HLN, TNT, TBS, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports and so much more! http://www.turner.com/

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The Team

Turner Media has some of the most recognizable brands that continue to drive the social fabric of our world. From cutting-edge breaking news stories on CNN, up-to-the-minute sports coverage on Turner Sports & Bleacher Report, the characters we grew up loving on Cartoon Network to the shows we love today on TBS, TNT, and truTV. Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. Including our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros that complete the WarnerMedia family, we tell the stories the world wants to hear.

The Day-to-Day

  • Assist the Account Executive and Sales Planner(s) in all aspects of the order process (new orders, revisions, billing etc...) as well as all other miscellaneous tasks assigned by Account Executive or management.
  • Responsible for the typing of correspondence, faxing, filing and all other clerical duties assigned by the Account Executive or management.
  • Establish strong contacts at both agency and client levels; act as a liaison with advertising agencies in monitoring accounts.
  • Develop a working relationship with Sales Operations, guaranteeing timely and precise order process.
  • Responsible for booking all new and revised orders.
  • Maintain the central file, this includes all correspondence, contracts and revisions associated with the order.
  • Under the direction of the Account Executive, Sales Planner, or Sales Manager, resolve problems with copy, billing/invoices, order discrepancies and inventory issues.
  • Maintain billing records on each account. (BAP reports)

The Essentials

  • College Degree preferred, internships in related fields and/or prior office experience a plus.
  • Must be outgoing, organized, efficient, and a team player with a strong interest in the media business.
  • Proficiency in various computer software packages: Microsoft Word for Windows, PowerPoint, Excel, MRI, E-Mail The Perks

  • Paid time off every year to volunteer

  • Access to wellbeing tools, resources, and freebies
  • 2017 Best Company forWorking Mothers
  • Anin-house learning and development teamto help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands

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Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Requisition #:

166401BR

Position Type:

Full Time

Area of Interest:

Ad Sales

Business Unit_TBS:

ADSAL

Industry:

Advertising, Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Games – Development & Publishing, Online Content/Services