NBC Universal Digital Assistant in Hartford, Connecticut

Job Number 35060BR

Job Title Digital Assistant

Business Segment Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

Sub-Business NBCUOTS - WVIT

Posting Category Sales

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

Career Level Entry-Level

Country United States

State/Province Connecticut

City Hartford


As a Digital Assistant, you will manage all aspects of client campaign execution: from planning, strategy, launch, updates, optimizations and program renewal recommendations.


  • Assume ownership of all aspects of multi-platform campaigns (website, app, VOD) and shepherd them from inception to completion

  • Thoroughly review and approve insertion orders through order management system & effectively communicate any discrepancies with sales team

  • Ensure all digital processes are followed prior to booking a digital campaign

  • Manage inventory and creative requests with New York and sales teamMANAGE DIGITAL CAMPAIGNS:

  • Monitor all custom elements of live campaigns, and develop optimization recommendations to maximize performance and ensure delivery

  • Proactively drive and implement solutions related to campaign issues affecting delivery, tagging, tracking, and reporting through access to third party reporting

  • Work in multiple systems including: DFP, Salesforce, Operative, Free Wheel and moreBE A SOLUTIONS-ORIENTED TEAM PLAYER:

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with marketing, ad ops, research, and members of the sales team

  • Create and maintain detailed project schedules and ensure all appropriate teams adhere to deadlines

  • Assist with marketing team on multi-platform initiatives and projectsBE RESOURCEFUL & PROACTIVE:

  • Develop and evolve project tracking tools, methodologies and process improvement opportunities

  • Support Sales in up-selling and cross-selling opportunities, take initiative to obtain additional business insights to support recommendation.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Minimum of 1 year working with Microsoft Office – Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPointEligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

  • Must be willing to work at the station in West Hartford, CT

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Desired Characteristics

  • 2 years in sales support role, ideally in media

  • Self-starter with a love for project management, data (and Excel), and attention to detail

  • Highly organized with strong planning, execution and time management skills

  • Solutions-oriented with an ability to diplomatically collaborate with internals teams to trouble-shoot and course correct

  • Familiarity with the digital audience tools such as Omniture or Google Analytics

  • Passionate about the television and digital media space and executing best-in-class, innovative client solutions

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