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Head of Programmatic Display and Video - Programmatic

£75,000-90,000 Basic Salary - Client Side - Digital Advertising - Operations
Ref: 1320 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Aug 2019
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Head of Programmatic Display and Video

In-House Programmatic Opportunity with Disruptive Tech Company

£70-90k + Benefits


Are you passionate and have experience in-housing ad tech and programmatic within an advertiser? This is an opportunity to join a very well know disruptive tech start-up and loved brand, who already have one of the most advance performance marketing teams in Europe.


The opportunity:

Founded back in 2012 with an astonishing amount of investment, this business has gone global very quickly. Completely disrupting the market within their sector, as an extremely fast paced & forward-thinking company. As one of the biggest paid media spenders in Europe, they have direct access to Google & Facebook to test out the latest tech.

They are now on a hugely exciting journey to in-house ad tech and programmatic.


The Role:

  • Develop strategies from scratch - overseeing all display and video from trading to trafficking, ultimately setting the channel specific strategy and working with Head of Performance Marketing to ensure that this aligns with the business objectives
  • Scoping out the best options for in-housing, working with the right 3rd technology parties to make sure that onboarding in a smooth process
  • The goal is to build this team out in-house, however start off with agency support to run tests quickly and understand performance
  • Initially collaborate with agency partners who are trading and trafficking, before fully bringing this in-house
  • Full accountability for the efficiency of all Display & Online Video channels with a multi-million-pound budget
  • Scale out across the funnel for Brand and DR  
  • Day-to-day leadership and line management of the lifecycle team
  • Collaborating with marketing technology, data science teams

Skills Required:

  • 7+ years’ digital marketing experience
  •  experience within It is likely you’ll have hands on experience in-housing ad tech for programmatic display and online video within an advertiser
  • You’ll be able to demonstrate exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • You’d describe yourself as a highly advanced user of major DSP’s and Ad Servers
  • In your current/previous experience, you’ll have worked cross-functionally to support the implementation and optimisation of Display and Online video
  • It would be a bonus if you’ve run display activity that needed custom tooling or machinery or code to implement


How do I apply?

If you are excited by this opportunity and have in-house adtech within an advertiser, then please apply or contact Justin Plowman via email

Key Skills: Digital Marketing, Head of Display, Display Lead, Head of Programmatic Display, Performance Media, Video, In-House, In House, Client Side, DSP, DMP, Attribution