Temp Account Manager, Meredith Digital

Apr 29, 2013
May 29, 2013
The Temp Account Manager (maternity fill-in) acts as an internal sales representative responsible for the active creation and management of all advertising programs and associated revenue pre- and post-sale. This includes media plan creation, campaign implementation, optimization, reporting, program retention and renewal, and ensuring prompt and proper resolution of advertiser business issues.
This temp assignment is expected to last between 12 and 18 weeks, starting around June 1st.
Minimum Qualifications:
All must be met to be considered.
• 4-year degree required; marketing or business degree preferred. Additional digital marketing or sales experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis.
• Minimum of 2 years of marketing, sales and/or account management experience; including one year of digital advertising experience. Project management experience a plus.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and influential written and verbal communication skills. Ability to quickly form relationships usually by telephone or email.
• Ability to collaborate cross-functionally; ability to exercise judgment and flexibility in balancing program requirements, milestones, and keeping people and projects moving on schedule.
• High attention to detail. Strong analytical, quantitative and strategic problem solving. Excellent grammar, spelling and proofreading skills.
• Positive and confident disposition when responding to frequent deadlines for multiple customers (internal and external).
• High degree of proficiency in MS Office products. Ability to use databases. Excellent working knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and the Internet.
• Be able to think strategically and act tactically. Willing to roll up your sleeves and do what needs to be done.