Digital Sales Specialist
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Description

WTSP is seeking a digital sales specialist who will work strategically with our sales staff to generate creative solutions that deliver customer results through our digital assets as well as monitor campaign performance.  The individual must possess knowledge of banner/video sales and design, native, social media, SEO, SEM, OTT, Attribution and calculating return on advertising spend. 

 

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the sales team to enhance multimedia recommendations through research to meet customer’s expectations while utilizing our digital product suite.
  • Collect sales assets to enhance client facing presentations.
  • Manage the creation of digital creative.
  • Support digital order entry.
  • Support month-end reporting completion.
  • Support campaign execution by communicating with our internal and external vendors.
  • Monitor, analyze and proactively create solutions to retain and grow our digital revenue.
  • Communicate and create case studies for sales staff on successful digital campaigns.
  • Identify revenue generating client opportunity by exposing gaps in current digital advertising campaigns, such as impression share deficiencies, missing platforms, etc. that will further promote the client objectives.
  • Monitor competitor websites for new revenue opportunities.
  • Attend sales calls, if needed, as the digital expert on our product offerings.

Job Requirements

  • Strong written and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Knowledge of banner sales and design, mobile advertising, SEO, SEM, OTT and social media platforms such as Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and YouTube.
  • Ability to multitask, manage multiple assignments and prioritize tasks in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, team-oriented environment.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Outgoing personality with expertise at developing relationships.
  • Previous Internet Sales/Support experience.
  • The position is based in St. Petersburg at WTSP, Channel 10.

 

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

If you are looking for an exciting, cutting-edge atmosphere where you can thrive and develop your professional skills, WTSP 10News is the place to be. We are looking for talented individuals who want to grow and succeed. We will invest in training and encourage professional growth.  People who work at WTSP 10News love being here and you will too.