The Associate Media Planner will work with the sales team on RFPs to provide proposal ideas and inventory solutions that best meet the client expectations and proposal objectives by account/campaign (team or category) while maintaining pricing integrity and inventory package strategy.
Support the sales team with sale of US print and digital campaigns securing space availabilities and reservations; entering IO to reserve inventory for all incoming accounts
Prepare reports used by management and sales teams for forecasting, analysis, and budgeting
Assist with research for proposals and special projects as needed
Ensure that the sales team has the required sales materials and support information for sales calls and RFP responses
Act as a liaison between advertisers and agencies to verify insertion dates, rates, and secure ad materials and assets.
After close of sale, passes along critical information including signed contracts to the post-sales support team, screenshots and e-tearsheets to clients as well as mid campaign digital performance updates.
Skills & Requirements
Attention to detail and strong written and communication skills
Proven ability to work well within a team environment while accomplishing individual projects
Strong proficiency with Microsoft applications
Strong interpersonal skills
College degree preferred
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Business Area: MEDIA SALES
Job Category: Sales Group
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Req ID: 23236