Traffic Sales Assistant

Traffic Sales Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Albuquerque
  • November 30, 2023

Website Hearst Television


KOAT, the ABC affiliate in Albuquerque/Santa Fe has a position open for a Traffic Sales Assistant to provide general support to the Sales department of our station. You will provide administrative assistance to perform traffic and general responsibilities, including data entry of commercial traffic material. You will report to the General Sales Manager.

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At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That’s why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate and more representative of the communities we serve.


Hearst’s benefit programs are modern, flexible, and designed to focus on you. As a Hearst employee, you and your spouse or partner, or dependents would have access to the following benefits.

  • Medical | Dental | Vision
  • 401(k) matching
  • Emotional Wellness Support
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • LGBTQ+ Health Services
  • Additional benefits to meet your and your family’s needs


  • Data entry of commercial traffic instructions
  • Collect and apply commercial material
  • Liaison to a central traffic facility
  • Submit last-minute orders/revisions and log changes
  • Coordinate locally received commercial material
  • Distribute the final daily log
  • Help with local station orders/ make good input and reporting needs
  • Assist with the Political Ad Campaign order of operations as needed


  • Must have computer and software experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets)
  • Can deal with the stresses and pressures of time-sensitive projects associated with advertising sales
  • Keen on learning new systems promptly and thoroughly
  • Must be focused and organized
  • Previous commercial television experience preferred
  • Must take pride in work, respond to instruction well, and perform at a high level
  • Related military experience will be considered


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