Sales Team Assistant - TV

Job Title: Sales Team Assistant - TV
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £12.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BH-5784375
Contact Name: Sara Hamblin
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2019 11:35

Job Description

Handle Recruitment are looking fro an exceptional Team Assistant to join the Sales team within an award winning TV network.

This role sits within a fast-paced and high energy Sales Department. We are looking for candidates with exceptional organisation, comfortable working with numbers and thrive within a results driven team.


  • Process campaigns requests and ensure campaigns are set up, booked and delivered
  • Ensure spots are scheduled efficiently, in line with deal parameters and in accordance with company and industry guidelines and regulations
  • Monitor campaigns on a daily basis to endure deals are delivered and airtime is optimised.
  • Respond to ongoing agency requests and queries
  • Support Sales Executives and others in maintaining agency relationships
  • Ensure traffic deadlines are met
  • Running day to day administrative systems and providing procedural support to the rest of the Account Team.
  • Support Sales Executives in administering select parameters and where appropriate, digital channels and its third party trading partners.


  • An understanding and proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, (including Excel up to intermediate standard)
  • Good negotiating and sales skills
  • Knowledge of the Account Team's portfolio
  • Relationship Management and negotiating skills
  • Strong Decision Making
  • Problem Solving
  • Ideally experience working within TV sales

Please note we are looking for candidates who are immediately available.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.