Title: Digital Operations Specialist
Department: Sales

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

The Digital Operations Specialist will report to the WCCO-TV Digital Sales Manager and will be responsible for running and coordinating all aspects of WCCO’s digital advertising campaigns, including CBSN Minnesota.

PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Coordinate administrative aspects of the digital advertising sales process:
    • Work with Account Executives on completing and submitting orders
    • Acquire creative for digital advertising internally or from client
    • Input advertising campaigns into billing and trafficking systems
    • Monitor, maintain, and optimize digital advertising campaigns
    • Compile and disseminate client activity reports as needed
    • Collaborate with the CBS Local Digital Group in New York and Chicago
    • Work closely with third party media companies to secure avails, place orders, execute campaigns and complete reporting.
  • Assist in the management of the administrative functions of WCCO.COM:
    • Maintain daily, weekly and monthly internet activity reports
    • Secure and file daily WCCO.com campaign screenshots
    • Assist accounting department in digital billing management
    • Help in the fulfillment of WCCO’s contests and promotions.
  • Assist in the WCCO digital sales process:
    • Create unique sales promotions, including contests and special advertising programs, focusing on current local events & content sections within the site.
    • Educate sales staff about all online sales opportunities; Develop sales proposals and banner ad mock-ups for local sales staff as needed.
    • Assist with administrative duties.
    • Seek opportunities to educate self on emerging digital advertising technologies, trends and regulations. Share takeaways with sales team.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BS/BA degree required
  • 1-3 years’ experience with digital sales coordination, trafficking or sales specialist
  • Results Focused, Self Starter, Team Orientated, Highly Detail-Oriented
  • Basic understanding of HTML & proficient with Microsoft Office

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Internet advertising savvy
  • Proficiency with Google Ad Manager, Photoshop, and/or Google Analytics a plus.

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
Click here to apply online.

(NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE)

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