The Manager, Sales Planning will manage the regional sales planning team members in providing proposal ideas and inventory solutions that best meet the client expectations and proposal objectives by account/campaign (team or category) while maintaining pricing integrity and inventory package strategy.
Manages regional sales planning team members in providing proposal ideas and inventory solutions that best meet the client expectations and proposal objectives by account/campaign (team or category) while maintaining pricing integrity and inventory package strategy
Strong understanding of business best practices to communicate flexibility on a per plan basis
Support and provide feedback on existing standard operating procedures including order management, CRM, inventory management and billing
QA campaigns in order management system for approvals
Contribute to new hire training
Expert in Dow Jones product offering and operational capabilities
Responsible for ad hoc projects and analytics to assist management in evaluating various business opportunities
Analyze sales data to report on financial and industry trends
3-5 years working within an online advertising operations or agency planning team
Experience using one or more internet ad serving system and order management systems (i.e. DFP/DSM, Operative, 24/7, Adtech, OAS, etc.) preferred
Expert level Excel modeling experience preferred
Ability to work independently as well as with a team
Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast paced environment while managing multiple projects and tight deadlines
Strong analytical, strategic and creative problem solving skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in person, over email and on the phone
Strong project management and organizational skills
Detail oriented and highly motivated
Strong computer applications skills (Excel, Word, Access)
BA/BS College degree preferred
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Business Area: MEDIA SALES
Job Category: Sales Ops/Planning/Support Group
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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Req ID: 19650