Senior Associate, Programmatic

  • Remote, Kansas City, MO, us
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are dentsu international. In good times and bad, we partner with brands to achieve meaningful progress as a force for growth and good. Our teams of optimists, entrepreneurs and first-movers coalesce around the needs of our clients, unlocking unique possibilities for sustainable value and lasting change.  

Job Description

Role Purpose:  Senior Associates are responsible for supporting Manager/Sr. Managers in executing programmatic media campaigns across clients within the dentsu portfolio of agencies including Carat, dentsuX/360i, and iProspect.  The role will include on-the-job training in industry landscape and technologies, technology partnerships, campaign management, client services, ad trafficking, analysis, and communications. 

Key Accountabilities:

•        Holistic understanding of digital, deeper understanding of optimization strategy

•        Support Manager/Sr Manager with all client deliverables including campaign set up, launch notifications, ad creative screenshots, optimization to performance KPIs, reporting, and updates

•        Complete quality assurance per dentsu QA process within ad server, buying platform or DSP

•        Understand and execute responsibilities to traffic in the ad serving process. Act as account point person for agency ad operations coordinating assets for upcoming campaign launches

•        Capable of communicating effectively and building strong relationships with agency team counterparts (planning/activation/ad ops/analytics) as well as Client Centers

•        Troubleshoot basic campaign delivery and performance issues independently

•        Traffic all ad serving needs (if applicable) and provide quality assurance of tagging process

•        Manage pace reporting across campaigns and provide optimization suggestions to ensure full delivery

•        Become an expert in the programmatic and digital display ecosystem understanding the taxonomy of digital media landscape and its components

•        Interpret performance reports to provide actionable insights and analysis




•        Bachelor’s degree

•        1-2 years’ experience within the digital and programmatic industry

•        Excellent verbal and written communications

•        Collaboration mindset

•        Strong attention to detail

•        Proactive work ethic

•        Ability to prioritize multiple tasks

•        Solutions orientated with strong critical thinking abilities

•        Strong analytical thinking and mathematical skills

•        Comfortable with analysis and data

•        Experience working with business applications; MS Office Suite desired

Additional Information

Employees from diverse or underrepresented backgrounds encouraged to apply.
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