Advertising Sales Assistant

Roanoke, VA, USA Req #4837
Tuesday, April 13, 2021

The Roanoke Times is seeking an Advertising Sales Assistant to support our operations at Smith Mountain Lake. The ideal candidate would be friendly, customer - focused and willing and able to work as a team player. Sales experience is helpful. We will train the right person. Candidate needs to be comfortable interacting with customers frequently over telephone, face-to-face, and via e-mail. Knowledge of or the ability to learn digital advertising is essential.

The Advertising Sales Assistant role is responsible for supporting various advertising functions for our Account Executives and to businesses and individuals including support and selling of employment, auto, digital products and more. This position handles customer walk-ins, phone calls, and responds to e-mails as well as doing outbound calling.



  • Confidence in selling over the phone
  • Excellent Customer Service
  • Superior oral and written communication.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Outlook.
  • Ability to handle change and multi-task in a fast paced environment

                                    Equal Opportunity Employer 

Other details

  • Job Family Multiple Dept
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Roanoke, VA, USA