Sales Assistant

Ref#: 33046
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Distribution
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Chicago, IL, US

About Us:

CBS Television Distribution is the preeminent company in television syndication. CTD produces or distributes 10 first-run series, including the long-running, critically acclaimed hits Judge Judy, Dr. Phil, Entertainment Tonight, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy!, Inside Edition and Rachael Ray, and holds the largest distributed television library at 70,000 hours strong. CTD’s popular off-network product includes the CSI, NCIS and Star Trek franchises, as well as classic series such as Everybody Loves Raymond and Frasier. In addition, CTD handles the domestic television distribution of CBS Television Studios, CBS News, CBS Films and Showtime. CTD is a unit of CBS Corp. For more information, go to



  • Support Syndication/Diginet Sales Team
  • Work with the team to manage inventory and guarantee that all commercial units are sold in a given week
  • Send and organize all important information a client may need in a timely manner (flow charts, delivery, etc.)
  • Communicate with clients daily to ensure all inventory is run per the clients request
  • Work across our ops, traffic and accounting teams
  • Enter orders into system
  • Develop internal and external relationships
  • Prepare research and other sales related reports as needed
  • Perform administration tasks and additional sales related support


Skills/Experience Required:

  • Entry Level
  • Prior intern experience at agency or network preferred
  • Must know Microsoft Office Suite: Outlook, Word, Excel and PPT
  • Must be team-oriented
  • Have a strong work ethic
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good time-management and organizational skills
  • Must be able to multitask

Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree


EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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