Sales Assistant

Req No.
US-MO-Jefferson City


This position is a member of the Sales Support Services Team, which is part of Learfield News & Ag Sales, and reports to the Sales Operations Manager. This is an entry-level position.


As a Sales Support Planner your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Sales/Administrative support for Account Executives
  • Assist Sales Operations Manager and General Manager of Learfield News
  • Prepare/Create sales presentations - proposals/graphs/maps
  • Order entry and insuring contract elements are fulfilled including digital/web elements
  • Establish and maintain a working relationship with clients
  • Work with Research Director, Affiliate Relations and Creative Department


  • The ideal candidate for this job will have a 4-year college degree or equivalent experience in a related field.
  • The position requires effective management of multiple deadlines and strong multi-tasking skills.
  • Candidate must be extremely detail oriented and a problem solver/solution finder.
  • Self-motivated while also team-oriented.
  • Communication, relationship building, customer service, prioritization, superior organizational and time management skills
  • Proficient computer skills (e.g., Powerpoint, Photoshop, MS Office Excel, Outlook, etc.) a must, as well as some graphic design experience.
  • Counterpoint Software program and V-Creative experience recommended but not required
  • Candidate must work 8-5, Monday-Friday


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