WTTW | WFMT
As a multiplatform public media organization, WTTW|WFMT are committed to and excited about the emergence of new technologies and digital broadcasting, and we are preparing our organization for the future with an increased emphasis on alternate platforms as a way of distributing content and – in particular – localized content. In keeping with that local focus, WTTW|WFMT are also dedicated to finding ways to extend our relationship to the community. The Sales Team leads the way in aligning underwriters with premier PBS television and classical music content on WTTW11 and WFMT 98.7FM.
Manage multiple resources and projects concurrently to ensure successful completion of station research, insights and analytics. Use Nielsen Scarborough and Media Audit to research potential prospects and create proposals for sales staff tailored to client’s goals.
Design compelling sales proposals for account executives using custom materials, PBS research, and station guidelines to support our underwiring efforts. Create digital and print assets for clients upon request. Keep sales media kit and proposal research up to date.
Support TV traffic manager in ensuring underwriter’s media buys are executed accurately on across four channels by accepting orders, creating contracts, scheduling flights in ProTrack, coordinating spot production and providing detailed post logs and reporting.
Maintain sales and development inventory across multiple platforms. Three television channels, one digital stream, numerous flagship televsion and radio programs, two community programs, wttw.com and wfmt.com, digital pre-roll, two newsletters, and the print guide.
Support radio traffic manager in ensuring underwriter’s media buys are executed acurately on WFMT by entering orders, scheduling spots in Visual Traffic, creating contracts and providing detailed reporting. Also, pulling copy for daily live-read radio logs.
Support sales community initatives with the WTTW Kids Big Idea Traveling Lab and Fun Food Fest programs. Create and maintain schdule, sponor lists, promo reports and digial assets. Volunteer at WTTW|WFMT events and engage with viewers and listeners in the community.
Check Please Pics Segment - Season 18
For Season 18 of Check, Please! I sourced user photos from our hashtag, #checkpleasepics, on Instagram and edited them into the format you see on the screen above. Assistant Producer Credit.