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Ad Ops + Programmatic Team Lead

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Recruiter: Media Concierge
Listed on: 15th June
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

For an experienced Technical Ad Ops/Programmatic Specialist who has worked on large scale campaigns on multiple ad-servers and is now looking to take that experience into a wider role, this fantastic opportunity with 1XL could be the perfect career move.

The role:
Key elements of the role Ad Ops + Programmatic Team Lead include:

  • Technical Training and leading junior Ad Ops staff
  • Proficiency in ad trafficking direct and agency campaigns (PMP, PG, Preferred Deals, Open Market), tag management, creative QA - Ensure ad-serving and tracking requirements are executed accurately and in a timely fashion from start to finish
  • Experience creating EOC reporting and communicating key insights to internal stakeholders
  • Proficient in campaign and technical ad server optimisation (in terms of audience reach, viewability, geolocation, bid price granularity, floor pricing, latency & fill rate management, assessment of demand partners) and good working knowledge of data partners - DMP
  • Work closely with Sales and AM teams - advising on best practices for campaign success.
  • Assisting in Ad Server & Ad Units Setups, increasing supply-side efficiencies
  • Troubleshooting/Diagnostic/Problem Solving technical issues in creatives ad tags, ad server stacks and waterfall/pass back setups, RTB platform, VPAID, VAST, DMP
  • Integration with SSP demand partners & ad partners with various forms of digital advertising- display, rich media, audio, video, inter-scrollers, skins, native, social media, sticky, popups, interactive ads, etc on website (desktop, mobile, AMP), mobile in-apps, virtual newspaper, email newsletter, push notifications
  • Ability to provide technical advice on new technologies, new demand partner integrations and overall programmatic yield improvements for sell side

The ideal candidate:

To succeed you must have a minimum three years programmatic digital advertising experience, ideally working in ad operations for SSP / DSP or publisher setting and have a high level technical understanding of ad-ops and programmatic ad serving environments.  We are also keen to hear from candidates who possess a degree and can demonstrate the following skills and qualities:

  • You will need to be a self-starter, exhibit confidence, highly organised and possess a thorough understanding of the digital advertising world, awareness of different ad-serving technologies with an understanding of EU legislation
  • Strong technical working knowledge of the Doubleclick ad-servers (GAM MCM, DFP, RTB) and integration with SSP/DSP platforms and API integrations with 3rd party software
  • JavaScript, HTML, CSS and PHP and able to use developer tools in Chrome
  • Technical understanding of real-time header bidding wrappers and technologies
  • Thrive in a team environment and be able to work with people across multiple disciplines whilst being able to work alone and deliver results.
  • Positive, solutions-oriented attitude, can work well under pressure.
  • Excellent MS Office ability, data manipulation and analysis tools.

If this sounds like you and you are keen to develop your career with a market leading digital platform, we'd love to hear from you.

Contact Name:
Reference: TJ/1675/tj3
Job ID: 3085470

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