Marketing Planner - NBC Sports Chicago

Posted: 10/17/2019

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

  • Develop customized marketing materials for new sales opportunities
  • Gather competitive research & advertiser media spending
  • Work with cross-functional teams to manage deadlines & presentation development
  • Work with networks and/or platforms to create media proposals
  • Introduce phases of project execution, next steps and timelines
  • Serve as main point of contact for all campaign related issues
  • Monitor campaign delivery and re-cap for clients
  • Compile and summarize multi-platform campaign posts for client
  • 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
  • Handle all sponsored promotions and sweepstakes which includes on-air elements and any on-site.
  • Manage and track client promotional budget and expenses.

  • Basic Qualifications

    • 2 years of Marketing and Project Management Experience
    • Good knowledge of sports in general
    • Must be proficient in PowerPoint, Word and Excel
    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Must have strong desire for Sales as a career path

    Eligibility Requirements
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
    • Must be willing to work in Chicago, IL
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    Desired Characteristics

    • Proficiency in Photoshop
    • 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

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