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Sales Assistant

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: Weather Group

Working at The Weather Channel television network

As The Weather Channel television network, we have heightened focus on innovation, first-class storm coverage and hyper-localized weather information available through our various TV platforms including: The Weather Channel, WeatherScan and Local Now. For more than 30 years, The Weather Channel television network has inspired viewers to explore, investigate and appreciate the experience of weather in all its forms.

We are one of the most widely distributed television networks and the leader in severe weather coverage, providing the most comprehensive real-time programming of any media outlet, with trusted meteorologists who analyze, forecast and report the weather.

Weather is inherently fascinating, and we share our passion through the stories we tell to our audiences through our programming. The more our viewers engage with us, the more our stories illuminate how weather impacts almost everything.

We’re always looking for new talent to keep us on top like someone incredible to fill the job listed here.

Position Summary

The Account Coordinator provides support to Account Executives in the Cable business.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Post Sales Support:

  • Ensure that all details negotiated between The Weather Channel and advertisers, during the pre-sale process, are fully executed post sale
  • Work as a team with the Cable Yield team, Sales Planners, and Account Executives to ensure all clients needs are met


  • Work in collaboration with the Traffic team and Client Solutions team to ensure all deals are executed correctly
  • Work with the agencies to ensure all materials are in house at the correct time for proper execution


  • Work in conjunction with TWC Billing Department to ensure all billing issues with advertisers are resolved

Education, Experience, Certification Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • Sales or related experience, including internships
  • Internship with advertising agency or media business preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent command of the English language, spelling, and grammar
  • Excellent organizational skills, ability to prioritize work, and meet
  • Experience using multimedia tools
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Solid presentation skills.


Recruiting Firms
The Weather Channel does not accept agency/search firm referrals for this posting, or other postings, without prior written permission from The Weather Channel Human Resources. The Weather Channel is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


The Weather Channel operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  Hours worked by The Weather Channel associates will vary according to job responsibility and scheduling demands of each department.
EEOC Statement
The Weather Channel is an equal opportunity employer.  We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, the presence of non-job related medical condition or handicap, or any legally protected status.

Because we do business with the government, we must reach out to, hire, and provide equal opportunity to qualified people with disabilities. To help us measure how well we are doing, we are asking you to tell us if you have a disability or if you ever had a disability. Completing this form is voluntary. Any answer you give will be kept private and will not be used against you in any way. If you choose to complete this form, please follow the link below, complete the form and return to, which is a confidential e-mail in box.
Relocation Statement
Relocation costs are not provided for this job, by submitting a resume, candidates understand and acknowledge that The Weather Channel will not provide relocation assistance or support and that relocation will be entirely the responsibility of the candidate.


PLEASE NOTE:  Human Resources does NOT provide application status updates via the telephone.  Confirmation of receipt of application will be sent via e-mail once the application has been successfully submitted.

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