Advertising Operations Executive

Digital/Mobile London, England


Position at m/SIX

About m/SIX

We are a joint venture between GroupM – the UK’s #1 media network and CHI & Partners, the UK’s #1 independent creative agency, therefore we offer our clients something unique: the very best media pricing in the market, coupled with deep creative empathy.

To understand complex consumer journeys, we need to adapt to the ever-evolving and connected media landscape, navigated through knowledge-based decisions.  We recognise that managing brand equity is vital, but made more complicated in a world of complete transparency.

Where disruption is constant, we stand for flexibility, clarity and best in market value.

About the Advertising Operations Executive Role

We are recruiting an Ad Operations Account Executive to work on one of our most exciting, prestigious flagship global clients for the agency.

You will be responsible for the campaign set up, trafficking, reporting and ensuring consistency across how data is managed across the account. There will be a focus to support integrating reporting and measurement across Google, Adobe, DoubleClick and Group M platforms.

The Ad Ops role offers a fantastic opportunity for a hardworking, confident, and dedicated person to join a fast paced team. This is a great chance for anyone looking to move into a position of responsibility to gain valuable experience working with one of the biggest automotive brands in the globally.

Key Responsibilities Include

The day-to-day responsibilities of the Ad Operations Executive, EMEA are expected to focus on the following areas of activity:

  • Manage and execute trafficking of ads, working to campaign timings and delivery expectations
  • Manage and maintain naming conventions ensuring they meet all requirements and are future proof to support reporting and trafficking
  • Working with Analyst/Developers and Tag Management tools to ensure data capture is up to date
  • Required to manage the implementation and management of any other 3rd party tracking tools for campaign optimisation and reporting, as well as project managing the implementation of tracking tags on to sites with dev teams and clients
  • Provide support for teams that are pulling reports as required from the ad-server and aid with analysing the results of campaigns to assist in campaign performance optimisation
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting technology issues. This includes troubleshooting a wide range of issues around trafficking, analytic data anomalies and providing both solutions and short-term workarounds to prevent bottlenecks

Experience Required

  • Some years experiencing living and breathing adserver technology as Google, FlashTalking, DCM, DBM, Google Analytics. Tag management tools such as Adobe, QuBit, Signal, Google Tag Manager is desirable. You will have strong attention to detail and can do attitude – a self-starter is a must for this role:
  • Experience managing and executing an ad operation strategy
  • A track record of working with 3rd party ad-servers including experience using products such as DoubleClick, Atlas and Sizmek
  • Understanding and management of reporting automation is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics 360 (any other analytic experience is highly desirable)
  • Knowledge of programmatic landscape, DSPs, SSPs, DMPs
  • Knowledge of mobile and social media adserving platforms

Personal Qualities

  • A proactive team player
  • A confident self-starter who can proactively manage team expectations and internal stakeholders
  • A good problem solver
  • Results-driven and results-focused
  • Someone who knows how to prioritise tasks to deliver results
  • Well-organized with an attention to detail

We are an equal opportunities employer. All GroupM agencies are equal opportunities employers and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender identity, disability, culture/religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.