30 November 2018
Data-driven, programmatic media buying will represent nearly 75% of the marketplace —and as this grows, so does Digitas world-class team of programmatic specialists. They’re responsible for keeping a pulse on the constantly evolving media landscape, where Display, Video, Mobile and Native are all increasingly addressable, and they stay on top with a deep understanding of software platforms, data and targeting strategies and analytical skills.
To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding VP, Director Programmatic—someone who can win the hearts of clients, inspire junior staff and skillfully juggle multiple pieces of business. Sound like you? Read on.
What you’ll do:
This role offers a unique opportunity for a veteran digital media star to actively drive performance for some of the largest brands on the planet. You will be responsible for making a real difference in our clients’ business—and our own.
As VP, Director Programmatic, you will serve as the primary point of contact for an agency/client team. You will be responsible for defining agency-wide strategic objectives and strategies, and providing strategic thought leadership on process, audience strategies, campaign optimization, and the growth of programmatic at Digitas. You will drive the value proposition of Digitas for the media team, identifying educational needs and overseeing the delivery of targeted educational programs.
The VP, Director Programmatic oversees a full programmatic team, monitoring each individual’s performance, utilization, and career growth. It is the VP’s responsibility to ensure that all applicable programmatic techniques and technologies are deployed for optimal campaign performance.
The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in digital media buying, with a focus on addressable Display, Video, Social, Search, and Mobile campaign management. The role requires strong analytical thinking ability, excellent presentation skills, experience managing and coaching direct reports in a rapid growth environment, and deep experience in the DSP and exchange-based media buying industry.
As a Digitas thought leader, the VP, Director Programmatic must possess a strong inner drive to redesign the digital communications landscape, to engage and challenge some of the finest minds in the industry, and to further develop a new type of media entity for Digitas that seamlessly integrates technology and strategy.
Day-to-day, your role includes:
We’re looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:
Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.
Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.
Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,300 employees across 12 countries and 24 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.