Forbes Media LLC., publisher of Forbes magazine and forbes.com , is an authoritative source of news and information on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. Forbes.com , a leading business website, currently reaches 49 million monthly unique visitors , according to Omniture . Forbes magazine, Forbes Asia and Forbes Europe attract a global audience of more than 5 million readers. The Forbes magazine iPad app merges the power of print storytelling with social sharing and the web. The Company also publishes ForbesLife magazine, as well as 29 licensed local editions around the world.
Forbes Media is looking for a digital media enthusiast to fill an exciting role as an Advertising Operations Coordinator. This position will join the Forbes Digital Ad Operations team. Our Digital Ad Ops team is responsible for trafficking, troubleshooting, optimizing, and reporting for all Forbes Media direct sold campaigns. By working cross-functionally with many departments across the company, including Sales, Tech, and Edit Product, the Forbes Ad Ops team seamlessly delivers digital ad campaigns against our clients’ targets and KPIs.
The Ad Ops Coordinator will play a key role in ensuring the flawless execution of Forbes’ digital media advertising campaigns. While the main responsibilities include trafficking and optimizing their digital campaigns, the Ad Ops Coordinator will additionally play a role in sales analysis, client contact, media planning, and overall digital strategy all play a part in the day-to-day activities.
The ideal candidate is digitally focused with a history of work (internships count!) in the online ad-tech space. He or she is smart, energetic, and eager to stay up-to-date with the latest in industry news and events. An analytical mind is just as necessary as an outgoing personality as the role requires close attention to detail and reporting capabilities in addition to communication with agencies, clients, and sales partners. The position requires daily interaction with many teams across the company including Sales, Tech, Dev, Marketing, and Editorial.
The Advertising Operations Coordinator will work closely with the rest of the Ad Ops team to manage all booked digital campaigns. He or she will be trafficking, optimizing, and troubleshooting ad tags and creative, preparing and presenting analytics and reporting data to demonstrate campaigns’ successes and failures to upper management, managing relationships with sales and agency contacts, and strategizing and developing ways to improve upon the current processes and products. This is an ideal role for a motivated and passionate individual looking for a fast-paced, dynamic role.
Ensure that all digital advertising campaigns are executed in an accurate and timely manner
Track, measure, and analyze the performance of campaigns
Suggest and make campaign optimizations and revisions that will benefit in both performance and delivery
Work with sales and with clients regarding receiving and testing creative, pacing, delivery, and performance
Communicate campaign problems to the sales team and proactively offer viable alternatives
Experience with DFP/DSM a plus
Extremely proactive with strong communication, customer relations, and analytical skills
Ability to organize, prioritize, and thrive in a fast-paced team environment
Interest in new digital media and technologies with a desire to constantly learn
Forbes is an equal opportunity employer.