Manager, Advanced TV

The main purpose of the role is to drive the success of the Advanced Media practice. This will include developing strategies that are appropriate for each client and campaign based on specific KPIs and determining which platform and channels should be used to achieve the various objectives. This role requires a deep understanding of the connected TV, OTT and the Advanced Media landscape, including programmatic connected TV. The role will report directly to the EVP, Advanced Media & Marketing.

The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of the media and TV advertisement market, the sources and types of data that will drive Advanced TV, and the strategic data partnerships that are necessary to create the right ecosystem to provide the proper strategies for our clients.

About Icon Media Direct:

Icon Media Direct is a leading brand response media agency obsessed with maximizing ROI for our clients. We are a group of experts in media, technology, relationships and analytics working together to consistently exceed our clients’ expectations. With over 19 years of experience, we pride ourselves in the deep relationships we have built with our clients, partners and employees. Headquartered in Sherman Oaks, CA, Icon Media Direct strives to be an employer of choice, offering competitive benefits and compensation, true work/life balance, and a fun, energetic company culture. We are an organization, truly focused on the growth of our team. With in-depth leadership training, strengths-based coaching and mentorship programs, we foster a culture of continual development and positive collaboration.

Job Duties Include, but not limited to:

  • Lead strategy for Advanced Media campaigns for clients throughout the year
  • Execute and optimize campaign using internal metrics and/or third party programmatic platforms
  • Lead conversations with internal client teams and clients about advanced media strategy and attribution including technical knowledge of how attribution is performed for each channel
  • Manage relationships with 3rd party partner and provide proper direction to set up campaigns
  • Set up, launch and manage advanced media, connected TV, OTT campaigns
  • Manage proper tagging and pixel implementation for campaigns
  • Provide reporting to client teams on a weekly basis
  • Set appropriate success metrics and tracking mechanisms at the campaign level
  • Be on the forefront of new tools and capabilities of vendors in the advanced media space
  • Manage social media, paid search and traditional digital video campaigns

Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of set up and implementation of site pixels
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, rapidly-changing entrepreneurial environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to form strong professional working relationships internally and externally
  • Works well under pressure with a positive, can-do outlook

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is required
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in related position
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (Advanced level in Excel PowerPoint)
  • Experience setting up and managing campaigns through DSPs such as Dataxu, Adobe, TradeDesk for connected TV campaigns
  • Segment building experience using first-party data from audience and customers or third-party data
  • Experience managing campaigns on the Facebook, Instagram and YouTube platforms

Other Considerations: 

  • Salary based on skills and experience
  • All skills will be tested upon interview
  • All applicants are subject to background checks and offers of employment will be pending the verification of information listed on application
  • All applicants will need to provide a list of professional references

Icon Media Direct is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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