SALES ASSISTANT / MARKETING DEPARTMENT
The American Film Market (AFM) is seeking a Sales Assistant in their Marketing Department. The Sales Assistant will report to the Vice President, Marketing & Membership.
Soliciting exhibitors, sponsors and advertisers for the 2018 American Film Market and LocationEXPO.
Responsible for responding to incoming calls and email inquiries from prospect companies as well as conducting outbound solicitation and follow-up calls.
Work closely with clients and vendors to ensure the timely delivery of artwork as well as monitor and oversee the fulfillment of all Agreements.
Tracking follow-up and status.
Maintaining the prospect database and overall administrative support of the department.
QUALIFICATIONS: KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Pro-active and forward thinking; Strong organizational and time management skills; Excellent written and verbal communications skills; Able to compose emails and other written documentation clearly and concisely; Ability to interface with personnel at all levels, clients and vendors, both verbally and in writing; Able to deal with problems quickly, multi-task and prioritize work; Competent in Microsoft software application (i.e., Word, Excel).
Bachelor s degree in a field that is relevant to the Sales Assistant s responsibilities and 2+ years experience.
POSITION AVAILABLE: May 29 thru November 8, 2018 - (23 weeks)
No calls please.Company DescriptionThe Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA ) is the global trade association of the independent motion picture and television industry and the voice and advocate for the Independents worldwide.