Sales Assistant, Cumulus Media Chicago

Cumulus Media Inc. is seeking a Sales Assistant for the Sales Department in the Chicago market for the radio stations WLS-AM, WLS-FM, WKQX-FM and WLUP-FM. You will be providing support to our Account Executives and Sales Management 
in a variety of areas including, but not limited to:
 Provide daily information (spot logs, invoices, audio segments)
 Assist in presentation development
 Utilizing a variety of media outlets (Media Monitors, Nielsen, Tapscan, Miller Kaplan) to perform financial and market research
 Ad hoc reporting for financial performance and competitive landscape
Required Qualifications:
 Know how to tell a story/paint the pictures
 Minimum of (3) years of experience please
 This is a team environment like no other (Egos checked at the door regularly)
 Knowledge of Digital Editing software (Adobe, Vegas, Etc.) not required, but a plus
What We Offer:
 Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
 Familiar with digital / social media metrics
 Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills are essential to assure successful interaction within all levels of employees and external contacts
 Must be able to prioritize and manage multiple (and sometimes conflicting) project deadlines in a professional manner
 Excellent and professional telephone manner a must
 Must be a self-starter and demonstrate flexibility and professionalism in an environment where change is constant
 Position may require over-time and flexible hours depending on business needs
 College degree preferred with 2 years previous experience in a sales support role
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Cumulus is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). For immediate consideration, please submit your resume directly to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or mail to the following address: Cumulus Media-Chicago 455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive Suite 1700 Chicago, IL 60617 Attn: TKlemann/Sales Assistant

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