Dow Jones Manager, Sales Planning in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

The Manager, Sales Planning will manage a team providing proposal ideas and inventory solutions to sector/industry based sales teams that best meet the client expectations and proposal objectives by account/campaign (team or category) while maintaining pricing integrity and inventory package strategy.

Responsibilities:

  • Strong understanding of business best practices to communicate flexibility on a per plan basis

  • Support and provide feedback on existing standard operating procedures including order management, CRM, inventory management and billing

  • QA campaigns in order management system for approvals

  • Contribute to new hire training

  • Expert in Dow Jones product offering and operational capabilities

  • Responsible for ad hoc projects and analytics to assist management in evaluating various business opportunities

  • Analyze sales data to report on financial and industry trends

Requirements:

  • 5+ years working within an online advertising operations or agency planning team

  • Experience using one or more internet ad serving system and order management systems (i.e. DFP/DSM, Operative, 24/7, Adtech, OAS, etc.) preferred

  • Strong understanding of business best practices to communicate flexibility on a per plan basis

  • Expert level Excel modeling experience preferred

  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team

  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast paced environment while managing multiple projects and tight deadlines

  • Strong analytical, strategic and creative problem solving skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in person, over email and on the phone

  • Strong project management and organizational skills

  • Detail oriented and highly motivated

  • Strong computer applications skills (Excel, Word, Access)

  • BA/BS College degree preferred

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

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Business Area: REVENUE - MEDIA

About Us

Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

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