The NBCU Digital Sales team is seeking a Digital Sales Planner. As a Digital Sales Planner, you will also be responsible for managing day-to-day partner relationships and account management work as you’ll be given a list of accounts for which you are solely responsible. You will be a member of the highly motivated Digital Ad Sales team at NBC Universal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies, covering all digital brands across NBCU. Responsibilities: Team with Account Executive to understand agency/client goals and objectives and brainstorm solutionsAccountable for campaign results and providing clients with strategic and tactical guidance to achieve online marketing objectivesCombine data analytics and client feedback to configure, operate, and optimize campaigns to meet client objectivesWork with all internal departments (Ad Ops, Marketing, Management, Site Teams, etc.) on the development and implementation of client campaignsCreate media plans that meet customer needs and maximize revenue for the Entertainment Group and NBCUniversalWork closely with Planning Manager to tactically drive company-wide goals and improve operational sales processManage client relationships and deliver superior customer serviceHandle client services and ensuring all digital campaigns get live, including collection of assets and liaising with Ad Ops to ensure campaigns go live as expectedLead the monitoring and reporting of campaign performance and proactively communicate any issues to internal team and client, when necessaryCommunicate campaign highlights and/or red flags to AE/Planning Manager to enable resolution with clientMonitor campaign to ensure delivery (running internal and 3rd party reporting) – assist with billingEnsure post-campaign research studies are properly coordinated, where applicableDeliver campaign recap to AEs and/or clients summarizing performanceCoordinate with Account Executives on development of renewal strategies based on client/program insights
Bachelor’s degree required
2+ years of online experience in media planning or client service role
Two years of project media related projects
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered (note job#: XXXXXX)
Must be willing to work in Chicago, Illinois
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
Excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrated ability to work with broad range of internal and external clients
Demonstrated project management skills
Digital Media Industry experience preferred
Well Organized and good attention to detail
Strong computer skills especially in Excel, Power Point, and word
Able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Ad Serving software and tracking knowledge a plus
Strong analytical and creative skills.
A strong ability to perform independently and proactively while working in a team environment
High energy and teamwork mentality a must
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
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