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Sales Assistant- NBC Sports Northwest

Portland, OR
  • Job Code
    37740BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Sales Assistant- NBC Sports Northwest

Jobid 23768-390127

Location: Portland, OR, 97240, USA

Description **Job Number** 37740BR

**Job Title** Sales Assistant- NBC Sports Northwest

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports RSN - Northwest

**Posting Category** Sales

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.

**Country** United States

**State** Oregon

**City** Portland

**Responsibilities**

Responsibilities



+ Develop and build sales presentations and ad sales materials including one-sheets, recaps, air checks

+ Execute client sponsored sweepstakes, including securing legal approvals, production of promotional material, and prize fulfillment

+ Work with sales team, research department, and marketing on sales research data

+ Input and manage orders in Wide Orbit traffic system

+ Develop customized marketing materials for new sales opportunities

+ Gather competitive research, advertiser media spending and stay current with all company capabilities

+ Work with marketing and multi-platform personnel to ensure proper communication of sales orders

+ Develop agency/client relationships by carrying out time-sensitive request, addressing questions and concerns and resolving issues.

+ Schedule agendas, events, invitations and travel

+ Attend weekly sales meetings, take notes and execute any necessary follow-up

+ Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications/Requirements



+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

+ One (1) year of media sales experience or media internship experience

+ Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays

+ Must be proficient in PowerPoint, Word and Excel

+ Extremely strong writing and deck creation skills

+ Exceptional communication, project management and presentation skills

+ Superior organizational skills - must possess the ability to manage multiple priorities

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Characteristics



+ Photoshop and/or Adobe Illustrator a plus

+ Previous professional experience in a media environment (television production, ad sales or marketing a plus)

+ Desire to grow within a fast paced and dynamic sales organization

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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