iHeartMedia Account Specialist in New York, New York

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iHeartMedia

Job Summary:

Job Summary:

iHeartMedia is looking for an experienced Account Specialist. This role is responsible for bridging the gap between all of the internal departments staffed to a project. This position reports directly to the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships.


Qualified candidates will have strong interpersonal, managerial and leadership skills, a working knowledge of the media and creative agency landscape, be an innovative thinker who is up to date on emerging trends and technology, and have a strong sense of urgency.

We are looking for a unique candidate who is a creative and savvy marketer who is skilled at project management.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with VP, Strategic Partnership to provide day-to-day support of assigned accounts ensuring client campaigns, reports and projects are being progressed and delivered on time, on budget and to the highest creative and strategic standard.

  • Support account strategy to help generate renewals on sold business and identify new opportunities for upsells

  • Manage the launch of programs once sold, confirming all media, executing signed contracts, communicating final details to all internal teams.

  • Lead the management of projects and campaigns across internal departments (communications, media, creative)

  • Handle billing and reporting (internal & external)

  • Closely monitor and surface client strategies to internal teams

  • Responsible for finalizing media plan & making adjustments to media plan post sale

  • Bridge position between sales lead & post sale brand activation/content team

  • Attend sales meetings and conference calls with SVP’s and VP’s or alone and clearly detail developments and next steps

  • Broaden internal relationships across multiple internal divisions including Marketing, Activation, Events, Programming and Media.

  • Sales strategy & campaign/event execution.

  • Detailed account management via SalesForce, Marketing Requests, and Outlook

  • Responsible for cultivating a strong working relationships with client and internal departments

  • Handle back of house elements including: identifying and collaborating on research, billing responsibilities, media planning and actualization.

  • Fluency using PowerPoint and Excel. Photoshop a plus

Candidate should have:

  • Working experience either working for, or closely with, media and creative agencies

  • Detailed oriented excellent project management skills.

  • Client-facing experience – excellent written and verbal skills

  • Upbeat, entrepreneurial attitude

  • Ability to manage project effectively while juggling various projects at once

  • Resourceful, adaptive and flexible; willing to relentlessly iterate and improve

  • Ability to handle a wide range of activities including joining sales meetings, contributing to campaign maintenance & evolving strategy, leading partnership kick off calls and having a constant focus on what will drive renewal conversations and meaningful reporting both internally & externally.

Location

New York, NY: 125 West 55th Street, 10019

Position Type

Regular

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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iHeartMedia, Inc. is one of the leading global media and entertainment companies specializing in radio, digital, outdoor, mobile, live events, and on-demand entertainment and information services across the nation and providing premier opportunities for advertisers.

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