Sports & Olympics Sales Planner
Location: New York, New York
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
NBC Owned Television Stations, part of the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations division of NBCUniversal, includes 11 local broadcast television stations and a regional cable news channel serving the largest markets in the nation, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas-Fort Worth, San Francisco Bay Area, Boston, Washington, D.C., Miami-Fort Lauderdale, San Diego and Connecticut. The stations produce and broadcast more than 17,000 hours of local news and information programming and enterprise journalism each year that is important and relevant to the communities they serve, delivering it across multiple online, social media and digital out-of-home platforms. The division also operates COZI TV (www.cozitv.com), a national network that brings viewers some of America’s most beloved and iconic television shows and hit movies, as well as the lifestyle production company, LX.TV, and the in-house marketing and promotions company, Skycastle Entertainment.
The Sports & Olympics Sales Planner administers strategic sales and marketing campaigns across multiple stations and/or platforms.
Work with stations and/or platforms to create media proposals
Monitor campaign delivery and re-cap for clients
Work with cross-functional teams to manage deadlines & presentation development
Introduce phases of project execution, next steps and timelines
Serve as main point of contact for all campaign related issues
Compile and summarize multi-platform campaign posts for client
Develop customized marketing materials for new sales opportunities
Gather competitive research & advertiser media spending
Work in conjunction with Production teams to create content for clients
Identify and minimize potential problems throughout campaign and find solutions
Coordinate the planning, implementing, and status reporting of all phase of projects
Assist in renewal of campaigns
2 years of Marketing and Project Management Experience
Good knowledge of sports in general including the Olympics
Must be proficient in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
Must have strong desire for Sales as a career path
Extremely strong writing and deck creation skills
Previous professional experience in television production, ad sales or marketing
Exceptional communication, project management and presentation skills.
Superior organizational skills - must possess the ability to manage multiple priorities
NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.