Programmatic Specialist

Programmatic, Biddable, Paid Media & SEO Helsinki, Finland


Position at GroupM Nexus

We are looking for a motivated and skilled Programmatic Specialist (Mid-level/Senior) to join our team.

If you are passionate about programmatic media buying and eager to constantly grow your knowledge and skillset, read further and apply to join our team!

What makes you our Programmatic Specialist (Mid-level/Senior):

As a Programmatic Specialist you will be responsible for planning and implementing programmatic strategies based on an increasingly broad range of products and technologies. A passion for innovative media products, as well as an ability to express yourself is important for success. You will work closely with our client teams and our clients. We can customize your role and responsibilities based on your experience level and career aspirations, all within the defined framework of the position.

The tasks include among others:

· Being responsible for programmatic campaigns of selected clients

· Identifying client needs, understanding campaign criteria and planning programmatic campaigns together with our client teams

· Executing all aspects of campaign delivery, including performance vs. KPIs, weekly/monthly/campaign pacing, optimization and profitability.

· Managing campaign setup and execution across different platforms e.g. DSPs, DMP or Dynamic Creative Platform.

· Providing campaign reporting with key programmatic trends, client insights and campaign next steps.

· Thinking outside of the box, offering new ideas to our clients and testing new solutions

· Other possible tasks in a team will depend on a candidate’s experience and development goals

What we look for in a Programmatic Specialist (Mid-level/Senior):

· Hands-on experience in programmatic buying and DSPs (up-to-date knowledge of DV360 & Xandr Invest is a plus)

· Understanding of a programmatic ecosystem and its players; knowledge of the Finnish market is expected

· Willingness to keep learning new things and to stay up-to-date with the industry and trends

· Quick learner with a strong interest in marketing tech and ad tech

· Proactive, results driven, detail oriented, numbers focused and analytical

· Understanding of a consultative approach is a plus

· Excellent communication and teamwork skills

· Good experience in using Excel and PowerPoint

· Advanced written and verbal communication skills in English

In short, we are looking for a person who can lead projects, but who is also willing to seek advice and help when needed. We want a strong digital-minded colleague who can create good business for our advertisers. You thrive in a dynamic environment, you’re good at prioritizing your time and keeping your work structured.

What we offer:

· This is an excellent opportunity to work with the leading global and local brands and a real chance to learn something new daily

· Access to world-class training, tools, data, and systems offered by WPP and GroupM globally.

· A fantastic network of highly skilled, helpful, and friendly colleagues worldwide – and, of course, locally here in Finland!

· Focus on putting people first and high-quality leadership

· Extended occupational healthcare

· Phone benefit

· Complimentary breakfast in the office

· Lunch and sports & culture benefit

· Flexible work time

· Enjoy organized working models: We offer the possibility to work remotely from abroad for one month per year, with certain restrictions regarding role and country

Interested? We are happy to learn more about you!

We are looking for both senior and/or mid-level specialists, so do not hesitate to reach out! Please send your CV and application through our recruitment system. We will review applications ongoing and we will proceed with interviews as soon as we find suitable candidates. If you have any questions about the role, please be in contact with Olga Yurbacheva, Head of Programmatic, [email protected] / +358458014319.

About GroupM

GroupM is the leading global media agency group serving as the parent company to WPP media agencies including Mindshare, Wavemaker and MediaCom. GroupM’s primary purpose is to maximize the performance of WPP’s media agencies by operating as leader and collaborator in trading, insight, digital, finance, proprietary tool development and other business-critical capabilities. GroupM’s focus is to deliver unrivaled marketplace advantage to its clients, stakeholders and people. GroupM Finland including the agencies are currently approximately 100 people and we are located in superb premises with our WPP partners in Kiila korttelit in Ruoholahdenkatu 21.