Administrative Assistant - Sales Support (21100131) Birmingham, Alabama

If you have strong customer service and administrative support skills and are seeking a challenging position where you can take ownership of your responsibilities and grow your skills and career, the Account Associate role with Alabama Media Group is a prime learning and development role. You’ll support the sales and fulfillment functions for digital and print advertising products, learn the full range of our offerings, work alongside talented and knowledgeable sales people and gain the organizational “big picture.” This is a stepping-stone position for a driven professional who genuinely enjoys helping others and contributing to the team. Prove yourself and demonstrate your talent and you could pursue other opportunities within Alabama Media Group such as Sales or Marketing.

To be successful in this role you will need:
  • A bachelor’s degree (preferred) or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a customer service or administrative support role.
  • Working knowledge of advertising products, including print display ads, digital impression ads, Flash animated ads, video and email.
  • The ability to understand and explain the financial information included on customer invoices.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite applications, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • The ability to quickly learn and use new technology. Experience with salesforce.com is highly desirable.
Your core characteristics and competencies should include:
  • Professional communication skills, both verbal and written; you must be proficient in English including the use of proper spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  • Outstanding organizational and multi-tasking skills, attention to detail, and follow-up / follow-through.
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Alabama Media Group is a digitally-focused news and information company that combines quality journalism from The Birmingham News, The Huntsville Times, Mobile's Press-Register and The Mississippi Press with up-to-the-minute access of AL.com. Alabama Media Group provides innovative ways to inform, connect and empower the people of Alabama and in the communities we serve.

Alabama Media Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, physical or mental impairment, sexual orientation or any other category protected under federal, state or local law.

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