Turner Broadcasting Account Coordinator, Digital in Chicago, Illinois

Posting Job Title Account Coordinator, Digital

Time Warner Division Turner

Business Unit_TBS

ADSAL

Industry

Advertising

Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Games – Development & Publishing

Online Content/Services

Area of Interest Digital/Interactive Media

Location

United States - Illinois - Chicago

Requisition #

164138BR

Position Type Full Time

Posting Job Description

COMPANY BACKGROUND

Turner, a Time Warner company and a leading media publisher, creates & programs world-class content in the news, entertainment and sports verticals. Turner content reaches hundreds of millions of consumers globally and in the US via TV and digital distribution. Turner’s consumer-facing brands include CNN, CNNMoney, Bleacher Report, TBS, TNT, Cartoon Network, along with deep relationships with sports leagues such as the NBA, MLB, NCAA March Madness & PGA Tour.

For more information, please visit: http://www.turner.com/

TBS is a subsidiary of Time Warner Inc., which is also home to HBO, Time, Inc., Warner Brothers, and Time Warner Corporate. We are looking for people to join our Account Management department to meet our increased servicing needs.

JOB DESCRIPTION

As the subject-matter expert on Turner’s Digital advertising systems and processes, the Account Coordinator will help operationalize and streamline all internal aspects of our digital media campaigns. To thrive in this role, candidates must provide timely and accurate information within their account pod to maintain an orderly book of business for the Account Executive across our site properties, including TBS, TNT, TruTV, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, CNN, CNN Money, and HLN.

The Account Coordinator is the post-sale support to the Account Manager and liaison to internal departments – Advertising Sales, Advertising Operations, Inventory Management, and Finance.

Responsibilities of this role include: ensuring all campaigns are properly booked in our order management system, aggregating creative assets, quality assurance checks, weekly deal stewardship, invoice reconciliation, and account tracking for revenue and delivery.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Client Service: Serve as the internal first line of contact to ensure proper maintenance of the Sales team’s book of business from proposal to payment. Provide constant communication to the account pod, ensuring SLAs are met and the weekly task list is managed.

Campaign Stewardship and Analysis: The Account Coordinator will work closely with the AdOps team to manage all facets of digital campaign management. They will observe and report weekly on all pacing and delivery. They will also communicate with all internal departments to ensure accurate and proper campaign execution based on contract terms to manage and exceed clients’ expectations.

Order Generation and Maintenance : Responsible for understanding and becoming the go-to contact within the account pod regarding our in-house order management system and ad servers. Coordinate any changes/optimizations to original contract with internal departments/clients and ensure they are properly executed.

Invoicing: Collaborate with Sales Invoicing, Finance and Credit to reconcile campaigns from a revenue standpoint through Folio system. Work with clients to resolve any differences in 3rd party reporting systems.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 1-2 years relevant post-graduate work experience or related internship required, preferably in a corporate or start-up company environment. Client Service and/or Account Management experience a plus.
  • Must have strong communication/interpersonal skills
  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Detail oriented and responsive, deadline-driven with strong quantitative reasoning skills

ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Outlook)
  • Qualified candidates must pass a job related media math assessment in order to proceed in the interview process