Associate Media Director (SEM, Display, Social)

Reference Number: ESP 1644
Location: New York, NY

Job description:

Our client is a leading full service integrated digital marketing agency dedicated to bringing innovative and consumer centric solutions to their clients. We are looking for an Associate Media Director to drive paid marketing strategy for retail and CPG brands and be a trusted advisor to clients. The right candidate will have excellent leadership skills, and a solid track record of developing and executing paid media strategy. The ability to multi-task while under tight deadlines is required. The Associate Director needs to be a self-starter with creative energy and have a strong work ethic.


  • Oversight of client’s paid media programs, including SEM, Display and Paid Social
  • Manage a team of Managers, Coordinators, and Supervisors in program management optimization
  • Define revenue and program growth opportunities to meet client business goals across multiple accounts
  • Be the lead point of contact for client communication
  • Develop overall media objectives and strategies that fulfill client business goals
  • Partner with cross-functional teams both internally and client-side
  • Lead creation of all important plans and presentations
  • Communicate/Troubleshoot changes relating to our tracking methodology
  • Look at our products and available metrics and advise how to integrate them with overall platform
  • Be involved in new business pitch development and presentation


  • Have an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Management experience of performance-drive paid media programs
  • Experience with multiple platform UIs and the ability to troubleshoot within them
  • Ability to teach complex systems like bid management, algorithm changes, and advanced strategy planning
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, especially in Media Plan presentations
  • Diverse account background including some experience with direct response and awareness
  • 5+ experience with Paid Media program management including SEM, Display and/or Paid Social
  • 4+ years experience in a client-facing role
  • 3+ years experience managing a team
  • Bachelor's degree

Our client offers a competitive base salary based on experience, and a generous benefits package. If you are interested in joining this winning team, please e-mail your resume immediately to jennifer@epicsearchpartners.com and reference job number ESP 1644 in the subject line. Please feel free to visit our website at www.epicsearchpartners.com to view some of our other critical searches.

No resumes will be forwarded to our client until we have discussed the opportunity with you! We work on a confidential basis with both clients and candidates.

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