- Starting: ASAP/Notice
- Duration: 12 - months FTC contract + extension or going perm
- Salary: up to £50k
- Hours: Full-time
- Location: Central London
We are looking for an AdTech Specialist to support the international growth of our client's audiences and to develop new exciting products, we are unifying our core digital platforms, including CMS and adserving infrastructure.
The ideal specialist will report to the Head of Commercial Platforms & Data Products and work closely with a wide set of international colleagues, including Engineers, Product Managers, Commercial Platforms Managers, and Commercial Strategy leaders, to design and execute customer-focused and technology-driven solutions.
The successful candidate will be responsible for setting and maintaining a high standard of integration with all ad tech platforms in use, as well as designing and promoting best practices in all teams.
This is a unique opportunity to join a high caliber team and help lay the foundation for commercial success at a well-known Publisher.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Champion the front-end performance of our websites using best practices, FE performance
tools, and monitoring
Integrate well-documented processes, suitable for use by teams worldwide
Follow the best practices of the Engineering teams including TDD, DevOps, pairing and
Manage key internal relationships with development and PM teams to ensure smooth roll-out of new technologies to international teams
Provide expert specialist knowledge to your colleagues in Engineering, Product and
Commercial Platforms, to support decision making at all levels
Serve as the primary escalation point for technical troubleshooting across display, native, video, programmatic and branded content activities for multiple stakeholder groups within the
Take a key role in deploying and optimising advertising technology integrations, including
core adserving platforms, delivery and optimisation software, audience targeting and header
You will remain involved from backlog to deployment and beyond
Essential Skills & Requirements:
Experience working in a commercial environment, balancing priorities of operational efficiency
and revenue generation
Highly proficient in the analysis of figures and understanding of KPIs
International experience and foreign languages a plus
A passion for digital advertising and publishing
Confidence in communicating between multiple teams and different levels
Know the web, including responsive web design, front end performance, caching strategies,
progressive enhancement, HTTP, and browser rendering engines
Ability to analyze and extract information from a large dataset and interpret results from data to inform business decisions
Highly numerate and analytical
Excellent analytical skills and high attention to detail
Experience working within programmatic advertising
Existing technical knowledge of ad technologies including core adservers (Google Ad
Manager), DMPs, SSPs, tag managers and web analytics
Knowledge of using DMP technology or a good understanding of a DMP capabilities
Day to day experience of using adservers such as Google Ad Manager
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a Global Media Publishing company.
If this sounds like you and you wish to know more, then please do apply right away!