Advertising Campaign Coordinator - Military veterans preferred

2022-05-02
Lamar Advertising (https://www.lamar.com/about/WorkForUs)
Sales/Marketing

18 /hr

  full-time   employee


Raleigh
North Carolina
27616
United States

Do you have excellent communications skills and possess a natural talent for sales campaign coordination and logistics? The Campaign Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the execution of outdoor advertising campaigns and communicating updates to Lamar account executives and customers. Our Lamar office in Raleigh, North Carolina is now hiring a Campaign Coordinator to help us bring effective outdoor advertising campaigns to life for brands in Raleigh, NC and the surrounding areas.

Company Overview:

Lamar Advertising is one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in the world. Lamar offers advertisers a variety of advertising formats, helping both local businesses and national brands stand out from the competition. We live by the Golden Rule, and we operate with honesty and integrity in every aspect of our business. We are open with our employees, transparent with our customers, and loyal to the communities in which we serve. We have been in business over 100 years, and we have stayed true to our mission and values. While Lamar is a large company, each office has its own culture and family atmosphere, making employees feel connected both locally and nationally.

Benefits Overview:

We offer a competitive and comprehensive compensation & benefits package for all full-time employees. Some of our benefit offerings include, but are not limited to, multiple medical plan options, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation/sick time, 401K plan, and incentivized wellness programs.

Compensation Overview:

The hourly range for this position is $18 - $24 / hour, dependent on relevant experience and skills. 

Position Purpose:

The purpose of the position is to coordinate the execution of advertising campaigns sold by the sales team. Campaign Coordinators are responsible for managing tasks, deadlines, and performing a range of campaign related administrative functions that occur after the contract has been signed. In addition, there may be other tasks assigned by Account Executives, Sales Manager, and/or General Managers.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

Coordinating and monitor the ongoing activities and internal communications related to advertising campaigns to ensure on-time and contractual campaign execution while delivering excellent customer service.
Informing Account Executives and customers about the current status of advertising campaigns.
Coordinating, managing, reviewing campaign progress and delivering the customer installation and proof of performance information.
Coordinate and/or obtain approval from the client on artwork
Coordinate and communicate panel locations in "to be determined" situations.
Resolves problems during campaign by investigating; identifying solutions; notifying AE's, managers and customers.

Knowledge, Skills, and Ability Requirements:

Work requires an excellent command of the English language.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Gmail applications
Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations.
Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy
Ability to timely and accurately enter and compile data
Energy, enthusiasm, and the ability to meet deadlines
High level of organizational skills, and excellent attention to detail.
Creativity, initiative combined with commercial awareness.
Knowledge of common public relations practices
Strong written (Email) and verbal communication skills
Highly organized with a systematic approach to detail-oriented work
Comfortable working in a deadline driven environment
Ability to work independently and act on own initiative
Problem solving

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's degree preferred
2 years of related experience, preferably in sales, marketing, or administrative roles
Experience in data management and Gmail preferred
Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The primary work environment is an office.
The specific physical demands/requirements of the job include: lifting less than 25% of the time, reading, color distinction, acuity, sitting greater than 50% of the time, and talking.
The typical percentage of time spent traveling and spending nights away from home is less than 10%.
 

Lamar is an EOE/AA: Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans or any other State or Federally protected characteristic

Disability Self-Identification: When applying for a job with Lamar, you will be asked to voluntarily self-identify whether you have a disability.

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