Client Svcs Rep (WMAQ)

Posted: 9/29/2018

Location: Chicago, Illinois
Function: Sales & Business Development
Specialty: Business Development, Sales
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


NBC 5/ Telemundo Chicago is looking for a Client Service Rep to join the sales team. Some responsibilities will include:
  • Work closely with Sales Account Executives at the station and National Sales office to provide complete customer service to all NBCUniversal clients.
  • Assist assigned Account Executives with sales presentation’s, work with AE/Client/Traffic to resolve invoice discrepancy research and resolution.
  • Receive, enter and maintain all commercial orders in sales and traffic systems
  • Verify all incoming orders for acceptable rates, ratings, and programming to minimize last minute changes.
  • Accurately enter large volumes of agency sales orders into the Wide Orbit system
  • Relay maintenance of contracts to agencies.
  • Act as a liaison between Sales Account Executives and ad agency to meet all buyer requests, including contract, inventory and program details.
  • Track performance of contracts on local station through proprietary rating system.
  • Partner with traffic department to solve any open scheduling issues including copy and media resolution, order validation and dispute resolution.


  • BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Minimum 2 years of previous work experience at a TV station, rep firm or ad agency preferred.
    ADDITIONAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com
  • Must be 18 years or greater
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in United States.
  • Must be willing to work in Chicago, IL.

  • Excellent technical knowledge and understanding of television sales traffic software system (i.e. Wide Orbit, DARE, E-port) preferred.
  • Ability to be a change agent and be process-oriented
  • Able to work efficiently while meeting continuous deadlines under pressure
  • Able to analyze current processes and help implement improvements for continuous operating growth and productivity
  • Superior organizational skills - able to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Excellent communication skills; verbal and written
  • Bilingual English and Spanish
  • Ability to quickly learn technical system and any upgrades

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