TVE Project Manager, Digital Media Sales Operation
Posted: 4/12/2013 | Expires: 5/12/2013
Location: New York
Category: Digital Media, Sales & Business Development, Television
Duration: Full Time
This individual will report to the Manager, Video Advertising Integration for the Sales Operations based in New York City and will work with peers in various technology disciplines on both coasts. The right candidate will possess a deep understanding of the online advertising industry with a strong focus on digital video and industry initiatives such as TV Everywhere. Some technical work as well as formal project management experience is required. RESPONSIBILITIES *Manage the full scope of projects and initiatives, including conceptualization, design, implementation, and QA.*Managing communication and workflow processes with Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPD) to enable monetization of syndicated NBCU content.*Assemble teams of directly managed resources along with matrixed resources, including internal teams, 3rd party vendors, and service providers and coordinate efforts towards goals*Gather and document requirements from internal clients.*Identify and champion opportunities to build and leverage best practices across the team*Regularly communicate progress, status, issues, and resolutions to key stakeholders and management via verbal and written status reportsBASIC REQUIREMENTS*Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience*3+ years technology experience with proven history of increasing responsibility and scope*Vendor management experience*Proficiency in Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Visio, Word and Excel*Strong understanding of online video advertisement industry.*Knowledge of online advertising models (CPM, CPC and CPA)*Familiar with behavioral or contextual ad serving. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS *Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered*Must be willing to work in New York.*Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice*Must be willing to submit to a background investigation*Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States*Must be 18 years or olderDESIRED CHARACTERISTICS*Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently*Outstanding organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast–paced environment*Proven ability to work on tight deadlines and deliver quality results*Excellent oral and written communication skills*Excellent customer service skills.