Supervisor, Precision

  • 40 East Verdugo Avenue, Burbank, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Precision team is Zenith’s in-house hands-on-keyboard programmatic buying group. Precision services all clients across the Zenith agency and works very closely with the over-arching Strategy and Digital Investment departments. They are a highly specialized team that is passionate about programmatic strategy and the ever-evolving digital landscape (particularly as it relates to new ad tech and new types of data collection). They also are internal advocates within the agency pushing other departments to leverage programmatic data to mine new audience insights than might inform or support broader marketing strategies.  

Job Description

The Supervisor oversees the development and execution of programmatic 
campaigns across multiple channels within Zenith’s Precision team. 
They must possess a strong inner drive to redesign the digital media landscape, 
enjoy working with some of the finest minds in the industry, and truly desire to 
contribute to a unique team of industry thought leaders. 

The Supervisor will possess the technical skills to flawlessly execute high-profile 
programmatic campaigns, employ best practices, and as the direct supervisor of 
junior-level programmatic buyers provide constructive critiques about campaign 
design in order to exceed client objectives. The Supervisor owns planning activities 
for complex or large-spend campaigns, and is responsible for generating insights 
while driving learnings across the full suite of the client’s digital activities. 

As the day-to-day point of contact for Strategy and Activation colleagues within Zenith, 
they own the development of programmatic education for clients, internal and external 
status documentation, and facilitates discussion during client meetings when strategy or 
campaign insights are being presented. 

Alongside the Associate Director, the Supervisor will be tasked with innovative thought 
leadership around audience strategies, channel adoption, data applications, and campaign 
optimization. To achieve this, the Supervisor will also be asked to build strong relationships 
and establish clear lines of communication with ad tech partners in the industry. 
     

Responsibilities: 

Direct and manage the daily workflow of all Precision campaigns, including proposal 
development, campaign activation & maintenance, and post-buy recaps 

Review client deliverables for quality and ensure that any recommendations are sound 
and viable 

Understand and effectively communicate Precision’s value proposition, technology, and 
processes  

Monitor and report on campaign performance in collaboration with the Analytics team 

Lead monthly campaign billing and forecasting exercises for senior management 

Manage workloads, output and delivery of junior staff through correct workflows and 
prioritization  

Adopt established account management standards and enhance campaign best practices 

Maintain accountability for QA procedures across upcoming and live campaigns 

Assist in training, mentoring, and developing team members on technology and addressable 
media concepts 

Assist in the growth of junior team members through regular 1:1 meetings, identifying 
career development opportunities, being a sounding board for questions, etc. 

Participate in regular knowledge share sessions to present and learn new strategies for 
optimizing and enhancing campaign performance 

Foster strong communication and collaboration within the team and the agency  

Strong fiscal accountability and best processes to ensure proper and correct budget 
management 

Embrace and encourage a culture based on teamwork, collaboration, and intellectual 
curiosity 

Experience with entertainment preferred  

Qualifications

Four-year college degree 

Understanding of media planning & buying elements 

Strong analytical and mathematical skills 

Excellent communication and writing skills 

Ability to organize and manage detailed work, as well as work independently 
and balance multiple tasks 

4+ years of integrated experience managing Search, Display, Video, Social and/or 
Mobile Programmatic Media Buying 

Proficiency in programmatic buying and experience should include technologies 
such as DoubleClick Bid Manager, TTD, Adelphic & Gemini 

Proficiency in Microsoft Office solutions including advanced Excel and PPT skills 

2+ years with increasing levels of responsibility within an agency or media company 

People management experience, managing 2+ reports in an account management/
client services team is desired but not required for the right candidate 

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