Junior Ad Ops Executive

Future is an international publishing and media group, and a leading digital business. Founded in 1985 with one magazine, today we are a global business, based in Bath, London, Bournemouth, Leamington Spa, San Francisco, New York and Sydney, creating over 200 print and digital magazines, websites and events.
Our aim is to bring in dynamic, forward thinking applicants who are excited at the prospect of starting a career in an international media business.

The Junior Ad Operations Executive will be reporting into the Head of Ad Operations and be supporting the sales team to manage digital advertising campaigns through their lifecycle, ensuring that campaigns are trafficked and managed effectively and efficiency. You’ll work with sales to ensure campaigns are delivered in full and go live on time and are completed by the contracted date.

Providing excellent customer service for clients and agencies you’ll maintain excellent relationships with internal and external contacts at all levels. You’ll chase advert assets from the advertiser, troubleshoot creative issues and ensure creative adheres to advertising guidelines. You’ll monitor the web traffic of adverts, making sure each campaign delivers successfully, and forecast online inventory for sales, suggesting alternative campaign ideas where necessary.

You will be looking to start your career in online digital advertising, and have a keen interest in the internet and digital technologies. Ideally you’ll have a degree or equivalent experience in online marketing, advertising, media or similar. You’ll have excellent organisational and prioritisation skills and some administration experience. Highly numerate you’ll have a great level of attention to detail and be proficient in Excel.

Passionate about building relationships and delivering excellent customer service, you’ll have an ability to use your own initiative to make decisions and problem solve. You’ll be able to work methodically and well under pressure to deal with numerous deadlines.

This role starts in our Ad Operations team within Commercial Operations, you will be:

  • Supporting the response to client briefs
  • Activating digital advertising campaigns
  • Monitoring delivery
  • Optimising to ensure the best performance
  • Liaising with clients/sales to update on progress
  • Provide post campaign analysis and recommendations for future campaigns
  • Working with sales and marketing to refine the product offering

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