Sales Assistant

Champaign, IL


POSTED: 5/23/2017


Adams Outdoor Advertising is looking for a candidate with an interest in marketing and sales to join our growing Sales Staff in Champaign as a Sales Assistant. Our ideal employee is a out of the box thinking team player to support a fast pace sales force. This individual will apply a creative approach to advertising sales proposals, market research and the creation and maintenance of marketing materials. Our ideal candidate has 1-2 years of experience in sales/marketing support or customer service. Our sales culture is high-energy, positive and revenue driven. The entire organization is committed to driving revenue and providing an extraordinary client experience. This is an excellent position for a person just beginning their sales/ and or marketing career.


*Acts as a liaison for manager and other departments in researching questions accurately and expediently
*Practices good judgement, discretion, and confidentiality of sensitive information regarding department activities
*Due to the critical nature of this position, it is essential that all job functions be executed to a high degree of accuracy, detail orientation, timeliness, follow through and responsibility
*Creation of outgoing marketing proposals and presentations
*Compiles/creates marketing and sales support information for Account Executives
*Acts an assistant to the GM and SM
*Conducts research on current and potential clients as well as market trends
*Distributes and updates internal and external marketing materials
*Performs other functions that may be assigned by supervisor
*Answers incoming calls as a company representative


Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including PowerPoint, Word and Excel
Ability to communicate and work effectively with people
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent typing and computer skills
Ability to prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
Open to learning new concepts and ideas
Positive, Can Do, Figure it Out attitude
One to Two Years General/Office Clerical experience helpful