Ad Operations Specialist
at Sinclair Broadcast Group

Date Posted: 4/12/2021

Job Description

Here is your opportunity to become an Ad Operations Specialist in a leading media company with a diverse portfolio of sports and news. If you have experience with trafficking, campaign management, and being agile with the ever-changing digital landscape, look no further. We are seeking an analytically minded, highly organized, and team-oriented individual who will manage campaign and inventory management. In this critical role, you will be the digital expert on the processes and products that Sinclair Digital and Bally Sports Networks offers. You will be responsible for forecasting inventory across multiple products and device categories, implementing campaigns and supporting sales & operational goals and objectives. You will be key in the success of Sinclair Digital! *Position is temporarily available to work remotely

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and maintain understanding of Sinclair Digital products (Sports & News)

  • Monitor project and sales queue in Sales Management Tool (Operative)

  • Manage the QA for creative assets and third-party implementation

  • Launch, monitor, and optimize digital campaigns in Ad Server (Google Ad Manager)

  • Manage inventory analysis, impression forecasting and campaign pacing

  • Support day to day sales support and operational needs of sports and/or news properties

  • Understand and translate the digital ecosystem to sales driven professionals as the resident expert

Requirements include:

  • BA/BS required

  • 2+ years of digital advertising operations experience

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Proactive, energetic self-starter

  • Strong communication skills

  • Prior experience with ad-tech/serving systems such as DFP/GAM and order management systems like Operative

  • Knowledge of HTML and Javascript is a plus

  • Knowledge of Sports leagues, teams is a plus

Character Competencies:

  • Strong Attention to detail

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and collaboration skills

  • Flexibility and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, results-driven environment

  • Excellent Time Management

  • Positive attitude and ability to work productively in an open environment

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

About Us

Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!

About the Team

The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 4/12/2021

About Us

Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.

We believe Sinclair Broadcast Group’s people are our most important asset. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. Sinclair's success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of broadcasting and we need talented, dedicated, ethical professionals to do so. Our teams make the critical difference in how we perform and their skills, talents and determination separate us from our competitors. To be the best, you have to attract the best. This is why we provide opportunity for advancement, a challenging work environment, and a company culture with open communication and teamwork. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!

We also offer excellent compensation and comprehensive benefits, including:

  • Company-sponsored medical/prescription, vision and dental plans
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Company-paid Life and Disability
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Education reimbursement
  • Vacation, Holiday, and PTO
  • And more…