Programmatic Executive

The role


As Programmatic Exec you will be responsible for assisting in the implementation of a world-class digital advertising strategy through programmatic display activities. You will manage large budgets and work alongside great teams of experts within the existing trading desk and the wider Biddable & Media team.


You will also be assisting and learning to identify and develop cross-channel opportunities within the digital advertising space. You will be involved in planning and executing programmatic campaigns according to best practices in media and the iGaming business and sharing actionable insights with internal stakeholders.


Programmatic is a key focus area for Kindred and will grow to become one of our biggest digital channels in 2021. As such we are looking for a person comfortable and capable of driving growth, with programmatic advertising knowledge from planning through to execution. As Programmatic Exec you will play a critical role in connecting the business needs with what is possible programmatically and communicating this to key stakeholders


What will you be doing:


  • Setting up, Managing, Optimizing, and reporting on the performance of Programmatic campaigns in key markets, within the existing trading desk;
  • Working closely with the Programmatic Team Leads in setting up and executing media plans across all brands and markets;
  • Maintaining and improving relationship with local internal stakeholders
  • Identify opportunities to improve campaign performance through regular campaign analysis and optimization
  • Post-campaign performance analysis and evaluation, looking for opportunities to improve.
  • Work closely with other on-demand channels like PPC and Paid Social advertising to leverage channel synergies in a competitive landscape
  • Develop industry knowledge and educate key stakeholders on programmatic display capabilities, best practices, and important technologies


What have you done:


  • Good understanding and experience working within digital media (i.e. Programmatic, Display, Paid Social, Video, PPC)
  • 1 to 2 years' experience in display advertising ideally previously working for a Media Agency or DSP (advantageous, not required)
  • Some understanding of how RTB/programmatic trading works – trading, analytics, PMP, media research.
  • Demonstrated critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Up-to-date knowledge of developments across the digital industry
  • Good knowledge of digital advertising ecosystem (ad-serving, ad-networks, exchanges, DSP's, etc.)


What you will bring:


  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Be able to work under pressure and to a tight deadline
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to develop and learn new processes
  • Ambitious and eager to prove themselves within the programmatic field
  • Have a proactive approach to working and continuously looking for innovative ways to improve campaign performance.


Application process


Click on the "Apply Now" button and complete the short web form. Please add a covering letter in English to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation. Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon.


Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, age, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework.


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