Marketing Operations Manager EMEA

Central London
Job Terms:
£32 - £39 per hour PAYE
Start date:
Posted By:
Dee Angelini
12 months

Job Description:



As a Media Lab EMEA Operations Manager, you will use your knowledge of media planning/buying and agency management to work across the full breadth of the Media Lab.

Your job is to ensure that we are able to execute flawlessly on our media ambitions, that our day-to-day activities continue to run smoothly, and that we are able to track all of our media activities accurately. You will also be responsible for managing our media agencies in a fast-paced, always-on environment and have the ability to problem solve creatively to ensure optimum impact at scale. 




On a day to day basis you’ll work with our client’s employees all across EMEA marketing as well agencies in multiple EMEA markets so strong people skills & business understanding will be critical. No day is the same.

From working with the Media Lab to ensure our planning approach is consistently applied across all campaigns.


  • To work with Legal to shape contracting on our more Creative projects.

  • To crunch campaign/competitive data to share insights with Leadership.

  • To track all media campaigns from planning through to reporting.

  • To support Marketing run 1000+ mastheads a year across 40+ countries always using best practices


You need to be willing to read, learn, explore & fail to be successful. Being a detail-oriented, operationally-minded self-starter, and a wizard in spotting inefficiencies will serve you well in this role. You should have a thinker mindset while also being able to execute. 


Mandatory Skills/Qualifications:

  • Education: MS or BA degree or equivalent experience

  • 10+ years within a marketing discipline - media agency/client-side

  • Understanding of media planning and execution tactics in an agency and client environment

  • Proficiency and experience in managing data tables and merging different sets of data to uncover business intelligence insights that will help evolve our processes


  • Deep knowledge of online advertising offerings and advertising technology,

  • Regional/EMEA-wide media experience

  • Experience in agency management

  • Managing resources and finances in accordance with business need

Client Description:

Our Client is a multinational technology company, specialising in Internet-related services and products; including online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware. The atmosphere is relaxed with a diverse and innovative culture. Opportunities for growth and progression and networking with like-minded people across the business and beyond.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.