Sales Assistant, The Young Women's Group - Chicago

Hearst Newspapers Chicago, IL
Hearst is looking for a Sales Assistant to support Cosmopolitan, Seventeen and Women's Health in our Chicago office.

Some of the main job responsibilities include: competitive analysis, positioning reports, monitoring edit credits, organizing and scheduling appointments, monthly mailings, maintaining the comp list, managing media kit requests, completing expense reports,making travel arrangements, and interfacing with other sales assistants in the outer offices. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and take initiative for completing tasks.

Requirements:

* Candidates should be able to multi-task, and have great communication skills.

* The successful candidate should have MS Office Suite experience-- (especially Excel and PowerPoint). Knowledge of Salesforce a plus.

* Candidates must have at least 1 internship experience within a media company with exposure to ad sales, marketing, digital, or ad agency experience — with a strong interest in print magazine sales.