New York, NY

Digital Strategist

REFERENCE NUMBER: ESP 1812

Digital Strategist

New York, NY

Our client is a digital agency that develops advertising, communications and connections strategies and content for clients across the spectrum of owned, earned and paid media. They are looking for an experienced Digital Strategist to join their team.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with Digital team on crafting digital media recommendations, research, campaign implementation and reporting / analysis.
  • Assist with all strategic media planning activities associated with assigned account(s).
  • Work with Media team and external partners to gauge media performance and KPI’s to determine the extent to which the original objectives and strategies were met
  • Gathering data to support media recommendations, utilizing proprietary planning tools and digital research systems, preparing flowcharts, media authorizations and insertion orders.
  • Analyze competitive activity in the marketplace.
  • Traffic: Issue creative assets, forms, ensure tags are tested, implemented, etc.
  • Optimize based on client objectives and agreed upon performance metrics

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong knowledge of Digital Display Media – DSPs/DMPs, Ad Networks, Exchanges, Mobile, Video, Social, etc
  • Understanding the principles of direct response marketing and advertising, as well as an understanding of media concepts and terms, creative and budget requirements
  • Proven record of success in leading full service accounts
  • Strong written, presentation, analytical, quantitative, and verbal skills
  • Superior organizational, interpersonal and management skills

Qualifications, Experience:

  • 5 years’ experience working in digital display media planning. Both direct publisher and programmatic experience
  • TV and radio experience is a big plus
  • 2 years’ direct client facing and relationship management experience
  • Good knowledge of the digital media landscape for direct response campaigns.
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint