Director, Marketing and Affiliate Relations

Location
New York
Posted
Jun 05, 2012
Closes
Jul 05, 2012
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Television
Duration
Full Time
JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Director of Marketing and Affiliate Relations provides sales support to our various sales teams: Station Sales, Media Sales and Cable and New Media Sales. This person will also work directly with vendors on events and trade shows as well as serve as the affiliate relations contact for first-run weekend shows The Chris Matthews Show and The Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo. The position works closely with production staff, marketing & promotions, publicity, sales, digital and legal departments in conception, creation & execution of the shows and company brands.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Point of contact and resource for all station clients including Promotion Managers, Programming Directors & Sales Departments including all affiliate related inquiries in the areas of programming, marketing, promotion, sales, distribution, show content, viewer inquiries and talent
- Coordination and management of promo delivery to affiliates, including heavy collaboration with promo producers
- Support domestic syndicated station sales team on all sales efforts to sell new shows and upgrade current shows including creating PPT presentations and one-sheets and producing sales reels
- Support Cable and New Media Sales on all sales efforts for movie packages and shows from all networks within the NBCUniversal family
- Support Ad Sales with one-sheets and Upfront materials including an All Product Reel and All Product PPT Presentation.
- Point of contact for vendors for industry trade shows, department events and division events. This includes researching and securing venues, catering, ambience, etc.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

- 5 Years experience working in TV syndication with emphasis on affiliate relations, marketing, promotion, digital or related field
- Bachelor Degree in marketing, social sciences, and/or other related field of study required
- Proficiency with MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Office, including good working knowledge of Excel

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

- External applicants are encouraged to submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered
- Must be willing to work in New York, NY
- Must be willing to take drug test and submit to a background investigation including a credit check
- Must be 18 years or greater
- Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
- Must be covered by Solutions, NBCUs Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS:

- Consummate team player that excels at multi-tasking in a fast-paced, high pressure environment
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
- Strong creative writing skills
- Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information
- Passion for the world of entertainment
- Strong communication skills and relationship building ability
- Demonstrated ability to think clearly and quickly under pressure
- Self-Starters who are assertive, enthusiastic and highly motivated

NBC Universal is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. We invite and encourage response from women, persons of color, veterans and the disabled.

Please apply online via the given link. No phone calls or emails please.

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