Account Services Representative, News
The Big Ten Network is looking for a Freelance Copy Administrator to join their team in Chicago, IL. As the Freelance Copy Administrator, you will report to the Manager of Traffic and be responsible for securing and inputting advertising copy instructions for all television advertising campaigns. Additionally, you will work closely with internal departments such as Traffic, Sales and Pricing and Planning. Externally, you will interface with sales clients and advertising agencies.
A SNAP SHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Secure advertising copy (commercials) from network's local/national advertising clients and agencies
• Input and maintain traffic instructions to ensure that correct copy is scheduled and aired during network programming and in accordance with client/agency instructions
• Complete daily verification tasks, such as: compiling daily dub lists, pulling instruction confirmations, confirming ingest at master control and communicating last minute copy changes
• Work closely with network sales team to ensure that correct copy is secured, sending out daily report(s) identifying missing copy and/or instructions
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 1+ years of experience in network copy administration, traffic, or sales planning
• Strong mathematical and reasoning skills
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel
• Outstanding verbal and written communications skills
• Calm presence in high-pressure situations
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
• Experience with Wide Orbit and electronic ad delivery systems (i.e. Yangeroo, Comcast Ad Delivery, etc.)
FOX Sports is the umbrella entity representing FOX Corporation's wide array of multi-platform US-based sports assets. Built with brands capable of reaching more than 100 million viewers in a single weekend, the business has ownership and interests in linear television networks, digital and mobile programming, broadband platforms, multiple web sites, joint-venture businesses and several licensing relationships. FOX Sports includes the sports television arm of the FOX Network; FS1, FS2, FOX Soccer Plus and FOX Deportes.