Sales Assistant, Ad Sales - Dubai



Position Type

Full Time


Ad Sales


United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Posted Date

May. 20, 2020

Req Number


Company Overview

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented
storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN,
DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises.

Opportunity Overview

CNN is a major global pioneering news channel which has been at the forefront of news reporting for over 30 years.

Its two dozen branded networks and services are available to more than 2 billion people in more than 200 countries and territories. It reaches 100 million households in the U.S. and CNN International reaches more than 293 million households around the world.
CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) looks after the advertising and content sales for the channel.

We are looking for an ambitious Sales Assistant to sit within the Advertising Sales Department and provide administrative assistance and support to Sales Planners & Manager within the CNNIC Middle East sales team.

What you’ll be doing:

  1. Administrative account maintenance

  • Oversee the booking of TV and online advertising deals with the traffic team

  • Prepare confirmation and post campaign reports

  • Send out billing/payment emails, manage prospect and status sheets as well as campaign history sheets

  • Chase copy and liaise with clients and/or agencies to ensure timely copy receipt, check invoices and contracts.

  1. Working closely with regional Sales Planners

  • Ensure smooth running of all Ad Sales campaigns (keeping them on-target, with timely delivery of all campaign components, foresee any troubleshooting).

  1. Team co-ordination

  • Coordinate weekly team meetings

  • Respond to general client/agency enquiries and general administrative duties.

What we’re looking for:

  • Graduate with relevant degree;

  • Knowledge of CNN

  • An interest in ad sales

What’s on offer:
Working from our office in Dubai you will have the opportunity to work for a truly global media company. With global scope and local focus, we’ll find and share stories that matter to our diverse audiences and clients.
To find out more about WarnerMedia take a look here