Digital Media Manager

Location
England,Surrey,Guildford
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
3032973
Contact
Rachel Buchanan
Job Discipline
Digital
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Entertainment
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Your new company
My client is a leading name in the interactive entertainment industry, developing software products to engage with a range of customers and users worldwide. With over 25 years' in the industry, multiple high-profile products, over 8000 employees and a presence worldwide, they are a leading employer offering big opportunities and great packages. Due to the creation of a new Digital Media team, we are actively recruiting for a team of Digital Media Managers to join the organisation at their headquarters in Guildford.

Your new role
As a Digital Media Manager you will manage a team of Media Buyers responsible for three key areas of digital media: Social, Search, and Programmatic. You will yourself specialise in one of these areas and act as subject matter expert for either Search, Social or Programmatic Media Buying and Campaign planning/execution. You will dive the Social, Search or Programmatic media forecast and planning across Europe; train, and manage a team of buyers who are responsible for activation, optimisations, pacing, and reporting across all media efforts; advise on best practices for social, search or programmatic program creation and management including: team operations, campaign setup, optimisation, reporting, etc. It will be your responsibility to manage and align the strategy, and to define and manage channel and platform partners and opportunities for future testing and innovation.

What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for creative and analytical individuals with a proven background in Media Buying, either client-side or agency-side. You will have the experience and desire to act as team manager/subject matter expert for either paid search media, paid social media or programmatic buying. You will have team management experience, and key digital media knowledge including: bid strategy management; optimisation and reporting; 1st party data targeting, attribution solving and campaign testing. Ideally we are looking for applicants with experience operating across multiple European markets.

What you'll get in return
This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of the development of a brand new team within this global player, to be at the helm of change and innovation. You will receive a generous package including competitive base salary + benefits including an annual bonus scheme, Private medical insurance & dental care, Pension scheme, Life insurance, Stock plans, 25 days holiday + bank holidays, and a free onsite gym .

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

More jobs like this