Mindshare | Programmatic Trader - GroupM

Job Reference: HR100
Employer/Agency: GroupM
Location: Singapore
Salary/Package: On application
Job Sector: General Management & Consulting
Date Posted:
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As a Programmatic Trader, you will manage regional video, display and mobile campaigns for key clients in the agency. You will work closely to support the team as well as local markets. You are someone who thrives on challenges, eager to learn and has a positive attitude.

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the Senior Manager / Associate Director, Programmatic

3 best things about the job:

New and Dynamic – As part of the founding team, you will be directly involved in shaping the future of this business in this fast-changing programmatic industry.
Great work culture – You will work with a diverse and collaborative group of co-workers passionate about digital media that know how to have fun at the same time.
Flexibility and Empowerment – We appreciate colleagues who are tinkerers and problem solvers, those who think outside the box and contribute to new ways of working.
Measures of success –
In three months:

Built up an understanding of the account, processes and ways of working
Setup and optimized campaigns on the DSP based on client / campaign needs
Analyze campaigns and proactively propose optimization changes
In six months:

Be able to smoothly handle a campaign from media planning to execution and launch with minimal supervision
Confidently drive conversations with clients and local markets
Be able to identify problems, troubleshoot and solve them with the guidance of your manager or vendors
In 12 months:

The ability to drive programmatic strategy and planning, campaigns and communications with clients and local markets independently and with minimal supervision
Mastered setting up campaigns and all the technicalities involved in it by having a deep understanding of all the tools and troubleshooting techniques
Developed a sharp sense of results and numbers and be able to optimize campaigns with ease
Responsibilities of the role:

Create display, video and mobile media plans according to campaign briefs shared by the Mindshare local teams
Coordinate with local Mindshare teams for smooth campaign execution – manage implementation timelines from media plan approval to campaign launch
Implement any additional 3rd party verification technology to measure as viewability, brand safety, fraud, audience
Accurately setup campaigns on Demand Side Platforms (DSPs) according to approved media plans and naming conventions
Regularly monitor and optimize campaigns with the help of our DSP account managers to ensure deliveries as per plan are met or exceeded
Proactively find ways to make campaign processes more efficient and find creative ways to optimize and deliver on goals
Assist in creation of post-campaign presentations – unearth insights, learnings and propose next steps
Help drive programmatic strategy by actively keeping abreast with trends, new technology and supply sources
What you will need:

Hands-on knowledge in demand side platforms and/or other biddable platforms, Doubleclick Bid Manager preferrably
2+ years’ experience in digital planning, implementation, biddable media, ad operations
Keen eye for detail especially in tasks such as DSP campaign setup, trafficking, troubleshooting
Advanced Excel and Powerpoint skills
Ability to work well within cross-functional teams and in a fast-paced environment
Curious, sharp, team player
About Mindshare

Mindshare, the global media agency network, and part of WPP, the largest marketing communications network in the world, has more than 7,000 employees, in 116 offices across 86 countries. Mindshare APAC has won over 300 awards in 2014/2015 and was the most awarded agency at the 2015 Campaign Asia Awards Festival. Mindshare was also recognised as the SMARTIES™ APAC ‘Agency Network of the Year 2015’ for the third consecutive year. Mindshare is also home to The 2015 Festival of Media Asia Pacific Rising Star – Jason Maggs.

To learn more about Mindshare and our philosophy of Original Thinking, visit us at www.mindshareworld.com

About Singapore

GroupM Singapore operates in one of the most dynamic and exciting environments in the world. Although it is a small domestic market, there is a vibrant media industry which is undergoing rapid evolution as digital technology reshapes the way marketing supports advertisers’ needs. Being at the crossroads of Asia means that aside from the local clients and media owners, we also have a high proportion of multi-national clients and media owners.

As the largest media investment management company in Singapore with over 41% market share (Recma) and over 650 employees, GroupM Singapore is the premiere organisation to join and develop a career in.

GroupM APAC is committed to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our people are our strength so we respect and nurture their individual talent and potential.

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