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Digital Sales Producer

Stamford, CT
  • Job Code
    36715BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Digital Sales Producer

Jobid 23768-384899

Location: Stamford, CT, 06912, USA

Description **Job Number** 36715BR

**Job Title** Digital Sales Producer

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports, NBCSN, & Olympics

**Posting Category** Digital Media

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.



NBC Sports Digital:

A division of the NBC Sports Group, Emmy Award-winning NBC Sports Digital offers sports fans 24/7 news coverage, extensive live-event streaming, and complementary coverage of many of the properties within NBC Sports Group’s unparalleled collection of media rights across web, mobile and tablets. NBC Sports Digital includes NBCSports.com, NBCOlympics.com, GolfChannel.com, the digital assets of NBC Sports Regional Networks and Rotoworld.com, among others, as well as a collection of apps that includes NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC SportsTalk, NBC Olympics Live Extra, and NBC Olympics. NBC Sports Group and Yahoo Sports, through a content and promotional partnership, rank No. 1 in traffic among all sports digital properties. Through its SportsTalk strategy, NBCSports.com provides fans with quick, frequently-updated news and information with a unique perspective. The division’s live streaming portfolio includes some of the most-watched and most-trafficked events of all time, including Sunday Night Football on a weekly basis, Super Bowl XLIX, Stanley Cup Playoffs and Final and the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games, for which NBCOlympics.com earned two Emmy awards.

**Career Level** Entry-Level

**Country** United States

**State/Province** Connecticut

**City** Stamford

**Responsibilities**

PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated end date of March 2018, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.



Role Purpose

The successful candidate will report to the NBC Sports affiliate digital manager ahead of and during the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Games. NBC affiliate stations receive local sales inventory within the digital platforms of NBC Olympics, including local commercials in the NBC Olympics live streams, as well as display and pre-roll creative on the NBCOlympics.com site.

The position will serve as the NBC Sports digital sales contact for NBC affiliate stations for their 2018 Olympics sales campaigns.



Responsibilities



+ Support affiliate sales staffs in the lead-up to the Olympics; provide information regarding the NBC Olympics affiliate digital inventory/avails, deliver historical data, answer sales rules and guidelines questions, leverage local sales opportunities, etc.

+ Coordinate between the affiliate sales staffs and the NBC ad solutions team during the trafficking process; support the affiliate sales staffs in the process of inputting campaign details and submitting creative

+ Review and QA creative that is submitted by the affiliates, and ensure it adheres to the Olympic digital sales rules before it is distributed to the NBC ad solutions team

+ Transcode pre-roll and mid-roll video that is submitted by the affiliates

+ Work with NBC Affiliate Marketing Team to deliver Olympic promotional assets to affiliates

+ During the Olympics, serve as the NBC Sports digital contact, coordinating between the affiliate sales staffs and the NBC ad solutions team; assist in diagnosing and troubleshooting issues with local inventory on desktop, mobile, tablet and connected television platforms

+ Depending on workload, may be called on for a few editorial tasks during the Olympics (i.e. publishing affiliate video packages)

+ Following the Olympics, will work with the analytics team and be responsible for producing reports for each affiliate that document their metrics during the Olympics (i.e. sales campaign results, unique visitors to the NBC Olympics live streams from the local markets, etc.).

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

+ Minimum (1) one year experience in digital media, preferably with digital sales operations or marketing experience

+ Experience with project management

+ Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs

+ Familiarity with ad-serving systems (i.e. Freewheel), HTML, Flash and web publishing tools

+ Excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills

+ Effective interpersonal and customer service skills

+ Maintain a professional demeanour while representing NBC Sports and Olympics

+ Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including occasional night and weekend hours in the pre-Olympic period and long hours during the Olympics.Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )

+ Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT

+ Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

+ 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**



+ Strong attention to detail is essential for project

+ Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and execute under deadline pressure

+ Ability to take direction and adapt to changing environment, working independently and collaboratively



We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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