Working at ESPN is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary.
This position will act as day-to-day support to the ESPN CMS CreativeWorks team with multiple functions, including assisting managers with sales opportunities and executions as well as various administrative duties.
Reports to the Associate Director, CreativeWorks and collaborates with a complete team of CreativeWorks project managers to provide support in creating customized opportunities for ad sales across all mediums (TV, digital/mobile, print, events) and regions
Assists in response to RFPs with development and creation of presentations and proposals for clients
Assists in project management of sold campaigns by developing relationships with both internal ESPN CMS and external agencies and clients
Liaison with agencies and clients to ensure timely creative asset development, approval and adherence to production timelines
Provides additional dedicated support for ESPN The Magazine sales efforts, manages added-value programs and communication with editorial staff
Responsible for pre-launch and back end management of digital/social consumer promotions, including management of prize fulfillment and reporting of campaign metrics and preparing campaign wrap-up decks
Point person for maintaining departmental budget tracking records , invoice processing, accounts payable and bill backs
Minimum 1 year previous experience in media sales industry/or integrated marketing
Proficient understanding of ad sales/integrated marketing process
Strong computer skills and expertise with Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint
Strong knowledge and understanding of sports and sports business
Strong understanding of the ESPN brand and the marketing position
Proven collaborator, ability to work with cross-functional teams and take direction where needed
Ability to handle multiple tasks in a highly pressurized environment, holds self and others accountable to quality, on-time delivery
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, timely response to email communication is a must
Strategic and creative thinker
Possess great organizational skills and have proven track record for following through on projects and creating new opportunities
Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must
Degree in communications, marketing, or related major preferred
At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.
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