Crain Communications Inc. InvestmentNews Sale Coordinator in New York, New York

Our brand is seeking a Sales Coordinator who can help organize and back-up sales activities. The Sales Coordinator will report directly to the Sales Operations Manager and work with the sales team. The Sales Coordinator will play a pivotal role in the execution of sales activities, and serve as back-up to the Sales Team and management.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serve as back-up to our Sales Team during their travel time

  • Responsible for print & digital production coordination, inventory support, special shipments, insertion orders support

  • Collaborate with Sales Team/Billing Analyst on client billing/invoicing issues and digital impressions reconciliation requests

  • Act as a liaison between support teams and sales reps with RFP’s

  • Coordinate with the Audience Development team to provide updated audience data as needed to Sales Team

  • Support Sales Operations Manager and National Sales Manager as needed

  • Communicate clearly the progress of monthly/quarterly initiatives to Sales Operations Manager

  • Coordinate with Digital Reporting Analyst to provide reports/metrics and benchmark data as needed

  • Collaborate within sales team on client meetings, updating data in SalesForce

  • Assist with high severity requests or issue escalations as needed

  • Maintain professional relationships with clients when needed

  • Assist in the preparation of promotional materials for events, conferences and client meetings

  • Update sales opportunities in SalesForce for all team members

  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or commensurate professional experience

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in creative/ad/media agency in a sales or admin support role, may include internships

  • A team player with high level of dedication

  • Must be a problem solver – this position requires the ability to think critically and independently to avoid/resolve problems.

  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills; must be detail-oriented, well-organized and able to set priorities under pressure.

  • Must be able to manage multiple projects at one time.

  • Must be creative-minded self-starter who can multi-task well.

  • Must be able to work approximately 24 hours/week

  • Must be fluent in MS Office Suite, especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Preferences:

  • Previous experience with invoicing/billing coordination

  • Prior experience with SalesForce and Sharepoint would be a plus

InvestmentNews is the leading news source for financial advisers. The publication reports on developments that affect the business of financial advisers, including news of industry trends and competition, legislation, people, products, suppliers and technology. InvestmentNews also covers the economy, retirement issues, taxes, estate planning and investments including mutual funds, equities, bonds, alternatives and real estate. In addition to news, InvestmentNews hosts dozens of webcasts, conferences and roundtables throughout the year, bringing together financial advisers with key industry experts. Topics are industry-specific, developed specifically for financial advisers, and designed to help guide them with the best way to grow their practices.

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