Manager, Market Operations in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Lincoln Financial Media   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 37 days ago


  • Serves as primary digital liaison with a selected number of local markets
  • Works alongside corporate digital staff to support local stations as they deploy new products and services – both internal products and third party applications
  • Reviews analytics for markets in portfolio and reports trends, highlights and aberrations to market digital leads and management
  • Main goal is to drive adoption of the various tools and resources available to the market digital staff to drive listenership, grow audience and garner insights
  • Market support includes: communication, training, policy on all things audio – from podcasts to exclusive stations to submitting voice assistant utterances
  • Responsible for being proactive - working with the market digital content leads to bubble up inquiries, questions, suggestions to the corporate digital team
  • Responsible for communicating and educating respective markets on ad product updates/changes made to the platform and rolled out by Product or Revenue Ops teams


  • 3+ years' experience in managing digital teams and/or products in radio, television, digital publishing or at a news agency
  • Successful growth track record and ability to set, track and achieving KPI's across a multiple brands or businesses
  • Data driven focus and familiarity with Google Analytics, comScore, Crowdtangle, Dataminr, Chartbeat and other reporting services
  • Exceptional organizations skills, high attention to detail and excellent communication working with multiple teams
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Keen understanding of digital, mobile and social media platforms, usability and user behaviors
  • Working knowledge of PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Self-motivated, positive and collaborative attitude. Creative, conceptual and strategic thinker. Ability to juggle numerous and varies projects at the same time. Creative problem solver
  • Interest in music, news and sports content a plus
  • College degree required

Valid Through: 2019-10-4