Marketing Coordinator- NBC Sports Chicago

Posted: 12/6/2017

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

u>Job Duties
  • Assist Director of Marketing in developing marketing plans/campaigns and implementing marketing activities to support NBC Sports Chicago
  • Manage network merchandise and premium items including inventory management
  • Assist with the planning and executing of marketing and promotional events, community outreach, and development and coordination of network events
  • Provide on-site management for network events including but not limited to team, sponsor and affiliate related events and coordinate with the outside venues and vendors
  • Assist and help to develop on-air, online and social marketing programs, including contests and promotions
  • Write live event tune-in promos and announcer copy for live events
  • Coordinate sponsorship implementation in news programming and live events
  • Send out weekly ticker messaging to Master Control
  • Maintain promos in progress spreadsheet to organize workflow for editors and writer/producers
  • Enter in marketing promos for daily logs using the Wide Orbit system

  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, Communications or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in marketing, and/or promotions experience related to sports, media or television (internships included)
  • Strong knowledge of social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, etc.) and Microsoft office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication to effectively relay information to internal and external departments

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered (note job #: )
  • Must be willing to work in Chicago
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high pressure environment

    Desired Qualifications
  • Passion for Chicago sports
  • Experience working at on-site events, with an advertising agency or broadcast/cable company
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays
  • Proven strong project management skills including organization and attention to details in a fast-paced, deadline oriented environment
  • Familiar with Adobe Premiere Pro editing system

    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.

    NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.

  • We are 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.

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