Ad Ops Specialist, Programmatic

By February 26, 2018 No Comments


The Advertising Operations Specialist will deliver the day-to-day operations of programmatic media sales including private marketplace, automated guaranteed, real time bidding (RTB), and audience extension programs. The ideal candidate will have a background in digital ad operations and a familiarity with the programmatic ecosystem.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day operations of programmatic sales business
  • Support brand and corporate sales teams in setup and execution of programmatic campaigns
  • Setup of private marketplace deals (deal IDs) via iVideoSmart’s supply-side platforms
  • Oversee operations and delivery of automated guaranteed campaigns, including pre, mid and post-flight.
  • Execute frequent updates to price floors and targeting for iVideoSmart’s RTB exchange marketplace
  • Support ad operations team in trafficking and execution of audience extension campaigns
  • Maintenance of integrations between programmatic platforms/sales, order management, and ad serving systems
  • Coordinate with revenue and inventory management teams on reporting initiatives

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in digital ad operations, previous programmatic experience preferred
  • Proven experience with ad server solutions (Doubleclick DFP or any other)
  • Experience with Google AdX, Rubicon, AppNexus, SpotX, or other publisher-side programmatic platforms
  • Familiarity with buy-side programmatic tools (DSPs)
  • Ability to balance workloads from multiple stakeholders including sales, ad operations, and revenue operations teams
  • Proficiency with analysis (understanding and reporting ad performance/delivery)
  • Best-in-class customer services in handling constantly shifting priorities to maximize operational effectiveness of ad revenues and tight deadlines

Additional Capabilities:

  • Team work capabilities, project management and multi-tasking
  • Data-driven decision making: analytical skills on multiple data points and attention to detail
  • Problem solving attitude : curiosity to find appropriate solutions; forecast and anticipate outcomes
  • Connect & resolve: excellent communication skills with ability to understand needs and translate into action
  • Internet mindset : bias towards action and able to navigate ambiguity

What we offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Fast paced, fun and collaborative work environment
  • Training and tech tools to perform your job
  • Periodic performance reviews
  • Flat organization, ability to work directly with C-level
  • As much as possible, equal employment opportunity


How to apply:

If you are interested in this position, please send your application at, mentioning the job offering you are interested in.