Sales Assistant

Lee Enterprises Inc   Rapid City, SD   Full-time     Sales
Posted on November 19, 2022
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Rapid City Media Group, a division of the Rapid City Journal and Lee Enterprises has an immediate opening in our advertising department for a sales assistant. This person assists and supports our retail account executives and is an integral part of our sales department.

Responsibilities include processing advertisements, organizing and proofing customer supplied ad materials and copy, inputting classified and retail advertisement copy, corresponding with advertising customers by phone and email, and performing a variety of other support functions.

Familiarity with an office environment gained through 1-2 years of administrative and/or advertising work experience is preferred. Qualified candidates will possess solid customer service skills, excellent telephone etiquette, strong PC/MS Office Suite skills, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. You need strong oral/written communication, and impeccable organization and attention to detail.

This is a full time, Monday through Friday position. We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401K and a generous paid time off policy.

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Why Join Us?

Lee Enterprises offers competitive wages in a dynamic, interesting work environment with career growth opportunities. We offer an extensive benefit program that can be personalized to your needs. Our benefit program includes medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, company provided life insurance and supplemental life insurance. In addition, we offer a 401K retirement plan with company match. We also offer generous paid time off to allow the flexibility to balance personal life and work. This includes paid parental leave for new parents.

Lee Enterprises is a leading provider of high-quality local news, with 77 daily newspapers in 26 states that have print, digital and e-replica versions. Lee's newspapers have a combined circulation of more than 1.2 million daily. Our digital sites attract more than 44 million unique visits monthly. We also have a rapidly growing roster of digital products for consumers, and are committed to aggressive digital growth.

Lee Enterprises is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to attracting and retaining a workforce whose diversity reflects the communities we serve. Lee embraces change, and we recognize that we must create and maintain a culture of fervent inclusion. For more information about Lee, check us out at .

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role but do not meet 100% of the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply.