Specialist, Media Operations (Programmatic)

Department Media Operations
Employment Type Permanent - Full Time
Location Halifax, Nova Scotia
Workplace Type Hybrid
Seniority Level Mid-level

ABOUT THE ROLE 

We are searching for a Programmatic Specialist to join our growing team. Reporting to the Media Operations Lead, the Specialist will develop subject matter expertise in the programmatic vertical. They will provide mentorship to the Associates and Coordinators and will play a strong role in strategic campaign planning and effective campaign execution.      

     

RESPONSIBILITIES AND OBJECTIVES 

 
  • Ensure appropriate management, customer, and supplier involvement on campaigns.
  • Assist in the creation of strategic plans to achieve defined objectives through research, tracking, and managing of campaigns.
  • Oversee campaign setup for accuracy and consistency with strategy, ensure proper setup for tracking purposes including Pixels, and Conversions.
  • Ability to develop strong relationships with vendors and identify training opportunities for self and team.
  • Contribute to campaign/channel performance and process improvements.
  • Provide Client Service team support and initiate phase review if objectives change.
  • Support Strategy and Client Service teams in planning and research, own tactical plans, and vendor discussions.
  • Contribute to the partner and tool implementation process and effectiveness.
  • Participate in media buying and vendor negotiations.
  • Provide media solutions for client requests and POVs.
  • Train and mentor associates and coordinators in all areas of media operations.
   

WHAT YOU’LL BRING 

We’re looking for someone with 3+ years of media execution and/or planning experience with a focus on Digital Media channels. This ideal candidate will have: 
  • Experience working directly with media vendors and their data for planning, buying, executing digital campaigns (programmatic and premium publishers ex. Bell, Rogers, CBC) 
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 (i.e., Excel) 
  • Strong critical thinking skills.  
  • Working knowledge of research tools and platforms (i.e., Arima, MTM)  
  • Previous PowerBI experience considered an asset.  
     

WHAT WE OFFER  

We offer a work-life balance uncommon to the industry and the opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest minds locally and nationally. Some of our perks include an RRSP matching program, continual education, professional development, holiday office closures, flexible working arrangements, and more.  Time & Space has a corporate goal of bringing success – to our clients, to our partners, and to our staff. We’re courageous, collaborative, purposeful, and inclusive. The ideal candidate will embody these values and will help us bring them to life.