Programmatic Supervisor

 The best way to get someone’s attention is to break a pattern. With that in mind, Media Experts has been turning industry heads for 38 years by Making a Bigger Impression. A data-driven Canadian media agency powered by the spirit of discovery, we build iconic brands within the Canadian market. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working Mediasystems™ that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results.

Xpeto, our in-house programmatic offering, is looking for their next Supervisor to join our Toronto office. We are a fast-paced, risk-taking, close-knit environment where ideas come from everywhere at every level. We believe that diversity of background, talent, skillset and mindset create a flourishing environment for new thinking and ideas. If you are driven by challenging work, passionate about media and technology and interested in helping to shape the future of our industry, we want to hear from you!

 

A bit about the role:

You will be responsible for taking our programmatic media programs to the next level for some of Canada’s top clients. Responsibilities include overseeing the team’s day-to-day technical and operational support with a key focus on ensuring innovation, thought leadership, and team development.

This pivotal role touches on all points of the digital planning process, platform execution, and customer service. We need someone who is agile, solution focused, and dedicated to supporting your immediate team as well as overall client direction.


Impress us with your:

 Customer Service:

  • In partnership with agency teams, ensure that all client needs and requirements are met while providing the highest degree of client service.
  • Lead client presentations, acting as the programmatic expert and make recommendations to drive positive business results.
  • Proactively present innovative and strategic programmatic solutions to clients within their portfolio.
  • Develop, evolve, and refine the client service process. 


Technology Expertise & Product Knowledge:

  • Become an expert in the use and best practices for multiple Demand Side Platforms, offering insights on how to improve campaign effectiveness through deep use of each platform’s functionality.
  • Develop longer term solutions for clients including custom data management solutions, data solutions and work with clients and agencies to expand scope of services within client base to capture all possible opportunities arising from the audience platform approach.
  • Be a programmatic evangelist for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert and further develop partnerships with DSP partners to ensure awareness of new features and address technical issues.

 

Team Leadership & Thought Leadership:

  • Lead a team of programmatic experts and ensure processes are clear and adhered to (including but not limited to methodology for tracking campaign delivery/performance, billing requirements, campaign wrap reports, and recommendations). 
  • Combine media market and technical knowledge, data analysis, and client feedback to help sell, develop, configure, operate, and optimize complex campaigns to meet client objectives. 
  • Act as a first point of escalation for programmatic-related issues around and not limited to campaign performance. Ensure issues are dealt with tact and in a timely manner. 

 

This position is for you if you have:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 5-7 years of hands-on experience in digital media account management with a leading online advertising agency, network, advertising exchange, or optimization firm, preferably in a client service-focused role. 
  • Experience with Google Display and Video 360 (DV360), Google Ads and other DSP’s / media buying platforms.
  • An understanding of ad networks, ad exchanges, DSPs, and/or auction marketplaces. 
  • An understanding of Data Management Platforms, including use cases and benefits
  • A strong knowledge of ad targeting methodologies. 
  • Fundamental knowledge of online media metrics and analysis.
  • Excellent quantitative and analytical skills with the ability to draw conclusions based on data. 
  • An ability to investigate, analyze, and solve problems, and clearly communicate results. 
  • MS Office fluency, including Excel pivot tables & chart making. Experience with MS Access, VBA/Excel Macros, SQL, SAS or other data manipulation tools a strong plus. 
  • Experience in growing, managing, and inspiring internal teams; strong leadership and organizational skills. 
  • A handle on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment with the ability to learn and apply new concepts and tools quickly. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ideally comfortable in a consultative, client-facing environment. 
  • A strong customer service mentality.
  • The ability to work collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team. 
  • Robust relationship skills, including the ability to participate in meetings and complete deliverables in a timely manner.
  • As required by client business priorities, this role will need to accommodate flexibility with their work schedule, as needed. 

 

 Whats in it for you?

  • Beer and wine Fridays? Check.
  • Access to the latest industry platforms and training programs? Check.
  • A chance to drive business results for top-tier Canadian brands? Check.
  • An epic yearly trip to summer camp in Algonquin Park? Check.
  • An annual rocking holiday party in the foothills of Quebec? Check.
  • An agency that truly believes in giving back to the community? Check.
  • A beautiful office in Toronto’s downtown core? CHECK!
  • And of course, compensation based on experience, parental leave, health insurance, RRSP saving options, summer hours, vacation + extra-long weekends + a week off during the holiday season.

 

If you think your profile fits the bill, please send your CV and cover letter to careers@mediaexperts.com. Be sure to include “Programmatic Supervisor – Toronto” in the subject line.

 

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 


ASSOCIATE @ SOCIETY

SOCIETY is a full-service global social media agency comprised of talent from the worlds of digital, strategy, media, creative, and analytics with a mission to find “brand purpose” and “deliver on business results” in an increasingly fast-paced, always-on, mobile-obsessed digital landscape. Our subject matter experts collaborate with major Canadian brands to execute award-winning social campaigns that deliver meaningful, emotionally-charged consumer experiences and real business outcomes.

 

We are actively seeking for dynamic, best-in-class talent to join the Montreal SOCIETY team as an Associate on our Paid Social team.

 

A bit about the role:

 

As Associate, you will set up and assist in the day-to-day stewarding of both account and media activity on assigned campaigns for our clients while helping to take social media strategy, planning, and execution to the next level. This entry-level opportunity will kick-start your career in digital media and provide a platform to partner with the world’s leading consumer brands.

 

A bit about what you’ll be doing day-to-day:

 

  • Working closely with specialists and team leads on the development, implementation, monitoring, and optimization of social media campaigns.
  • Using research tools to build target audience profiles with view into their social/online behaviors, media consumption, etc.
  • Helping gather and distribute research about the industry, our clients, and their audiences.
  • Helping generate contracts, setup, launch, monitor, optimize, reconcile, and bill campaigns to ensure that client receives all planned media and is invoiced properly.
  • Maintaining detailed files of all pertinent records (media plans, performance reports, creative, contracts, reports, etc.) relevant to clients’ business with SOCIETY.
  • Helping pull data for reports and prepare meaningful insights and recommendations.
  • Learning all about paid social capabilities including platforms, technologies, and targeting options within SOCIETY to help teams find best in class solutions for our clients.

 

A bit about your profile:

 

  • Holds a post-secondary certificate or degree with preference for Media and/or Marketing specialization or similar achievement.
  • Thrives under pressure and performs well in a in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Possesses an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Passionate about social media with an eagerness to learn. Active user / participant in social media is a required.
  • Ability to multi-task, excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and accuracy when working with numbers.
  • Excellent communication skills (writing and speaking) in English and French. A French test will be given to verfiy writing and speaking proficiency.
  • Excellent quantitative/analytical skills with the ability to draw conclusions based on data.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team.

 

 

What’s in it for you?

 

  • Beer and wine Fridays? Check
  • Access to the latest industry platforms and training programs? Check.
  • A chance to drive business results for top-tier Canadian brands? Check.
  • An epic yearly trip to summer camp? Check.
  • An in-house chef that cooks daily lunches? Check.
  • An on-site gym to get your reps in? Check.
  • All the summertime rooftop hangs and BBQs you can handle? Check.
  • A beautiful office in Montreal’s burgeoning tech neighbourhood, Mile Ex? CHECK!
  • And of course, compensation based on experience, parental leave, health insurance, RRSP saving options, summer hours, vacation + extra-long weekends + a week off during the holiday season.

 

If this describes you and you are ready to join the fast-growing team at SOCIETY, please send your CV and cover letter to Josee.Thibault@societyagency.com. Only candidates who meet the required qualifications will be contacted for interviews.

SOCIETY is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in SOCIETY, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 


Senior Search Marketing Analyst (PPC)

The best way to get someone’s attention is to break a pattern. With that in mind, Media Experts has been turning industry heads for 38 years by Making a Big Impression. A data-driven Canadian media agency powered by the spirit of discovery, we build iconic brands within the Canadian market. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working Mediasystems™ that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results. 

We are actively searching for an Analyst, Search Marketing Systems (PPC), in our Toronto and Montreal offices. The ideal candidate will become an integral member of our Digital Media Systems team while also working closely with our customers and account teams.

What you’d be doing day-to-day:

 Online Marketing at Media Experts has skyrocketed in the past year and the company is looking to expand its team of Senior search marketing analysts.  The Senior Search Marketing Analyst (PPC) will be an integral member of the Online Team, working closely with our Tradigital account teams and be responsible for the following duties:

  • Develop, implement, manage, optimize and report on Pay per Click (PPC) campaigns for various customers across a variety of online publishers including Google and BING.
  • Help lead and coach a team of analysts and coordinators, enforcing processes, driving strategy, and thought leadership.
  • Conduct keyword research, analysis, bucketing, and matching in order to develop quality keyword lists.
  • Effectively manage budgets for some of our most high-profile accounts.
  • Create promotional text ads for use with a variety of campaigns across different publishers.
  • Monitor and report on PPC campaign performance using Web Analytics Software and Bid Management Platforms.
  • Effectively optimize campaigns to drive performance improvements.
  • Devise creative and integrated strategies, develop A/B tests, and innovate to break through the clutter in the search results pages.
  • Communicate effectively with internal account teams (offline and online) in order to make sure integrated marketing campaigns preserve a 100% Tradigital approach.
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends in the Search Marketing industry in North America through constant research, article reading, webinars, and industry events.

 

This position is for you if:

  • You are passionate about pursuing a successful career in Search Marketing.
  • You have strong leadership skills and a willingness to coach and teach others.
  • You want to showcase your skills by working with the biggest brands in Canada.
  • You love data, have strong instincts, good organizational and great analytical skills.
  • You pay extreme attention to detail, thrive under pressure, and are a team player.
  • You want to join one of Canada’s top 10 Media Agencies and be surrounded by some of the best talent in the industry in order to learn, grow and be the best at what you do.

 

You’d be a perfect fit if you already have:

  • Bachelors Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Statistics, or related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Search Marketing (SEO/PPC).
  • Minimum of 1 year of client service and/or customer management experience.
  • Proven track record of success in managing and optimizing PPC campaigns.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in French & English.
  • Strong analytical and research skills with an innate ability to think outside the box.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a very fast paced environment.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics, Omniture, WebTrends, and comScore.
  • Experience using Ad Serving technologies like Doubleclick Search and DFA is an asset.
  • Google Adwords Advanced Certification and Bing Ads Certificate is an asset.
  • Knowledge of Social Media and SEO is an asset.
  • Experience with A/B and/or Multivariate testing concepts is an asset.

 

What’s in it for you? 

  • Fresh fruit and beverages daily, and beer and wine Fridays? Check.
  • Access to the latest industry platforms and training programs? Check.
  • A chance to drive business results for top-tier Canadian brands? Check.
  • An epic yearly trip to summer camp in Ontario? Check.
  • An annual rocking holiday party in the foothills of Quebec? Check.
  • An agency that truly believes in giving back to the community? Check.
  • And of course, compensation based on experience, parental leave, health insurance, RRSP saving options, summer hours, vacation + extra-long weekends + a week off during the holiday season.

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter directly to the Director, Search Marketing, Mr. Chris Sylvestre at chriss@mediaexperts.com.

 

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Supervisor, Search Marketing Systems

The best way to get someone’s attention is to break a pattern. With that in mind, Media Experts has been turning industry heads for 38 years by Making a Big Impression. A data-driven Canadian media agency powered by the spirit of discovery, we build iconic brands within the Canadian market. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working Mediasystems™ that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results.

We are actively seeking a Supervisor, Search Marketing Systems (PPC) in our Toronto and Montreal office who will become an integral member of our Digital Media Systems team while also working closely with our customers and account teams.

 

What you’d be doing day-to-day:

  • Lead, manage, supervise, motivate and mentor a team of Search Marketing Analysts and Coordinators.
  • Develop innovative SEM strategies that drive business results.
  • Understand customer needs, grow relationships and build trust.
  • Provide a team of Analysts and Coordinators with support in developing, implementing, managing, optimizing and reporting on Pay per Click (PPC) campaigns for various customers.
  • Perform quality control on all team outputs including reports, post analyses, campaign setups and any other customer deliverables according to Media Experts’ standards and best practices.
  • Monitor campaign budgets to make sure they are being managed properly by Analysts and Coordinators and that all reporting, launch and deliverable deadlines are being met.
  • Develop, implement, manage, and optimize Pay per Click (PPC) campaigns for various customers across a variety of online publishers including Google, BING and Yahoo.
  • Conduct keyword research, analysis, bucketing, and matching in order to develop quality keyword lists for both PPC and SEO purposes.
  • Create promotional text ads for use with a variety of campaigns across different publishers and develop ad testing programs.
  • Report on PPC campaign performance through the use of Web Analytics Software, Bid Management Platforms, Excel, Power Point and proprietary or third-party reporting tools.
  • Help to develop, implement, analyze, and communicate on PPC and SEO synergies.
  • Join and participate in campaign briefings, meetings, presentations, and reporting calls.
  • Adhere to Media Expert’s PPC, SEO and HR processes, best practices and procedures.
  • Communicate effectively with internal account teams (offline and online) in order to make sure integrated marketing campaigns preserve a 100% Tradigital™ approach.
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends in the Search Marketing industry in North America through constant research, article reading, webinars, and industry events.

 

This Position is for you if:

You are an effective data-driven manager, team leader, interpersonal communicator, and mentor.
• You enjoy working with people and have stellar communication and sales skills.
• You are passionate about growing your career in Search Marketing.
• You want to showcase your skills by working with the biggest brands in Canada.
• You love data, have strong instincts, good organizational and great analytical skills.
• You pay extreme attention to detail, thrive under pressure, and are a team player.
• You want to join one of Canada’s top 10 Media Agencies and be surrounded by some of the best talent in the industry in order to learn, grow and be the best at what you do.

 

You’d be a perfect fit if you already have a:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Statistics, or related field.
    • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Search Marketing (PPC).
    • Minimum of 2 years of client service and/or customer management experience in an agency environment.
    • Experience managing, mentoring, supervising, and coaching small teams.
    • Proven track record of success in managing, optimizing, and reporting on PPC campaigns.
    • Ability to integrate and synergize PPC and SEO campaigns for maximum impact.
    • Solid understanding of how other media activities affect PPC, SEO, and Paid Social campaigns.
    • Strong analytical skills with an innate ability to generate actionable insights from data interpretation.
    • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
    • Advanced working knowledge of Google Analytics and Adobe Site Catalyst is an asset.
    • Impeccable written and verbal communication skills in both English and French.
    • Experience with DoubleClick Search, Adobe Marketing Cloud and DCM is an asset.
    • Google AdWords Advanced and BING Ads Certification required.
    • Knowledge and experience in Paid Social Media Marketing is an asset.
    • Experience with A/B and/or Multivariate testing concepts.

What’s in it for you? 

  • Fresh fruit and beverages daily, and beer and wine Fridays? Check.
  • Access to the latest industry platforms and training programs? Check.
  • A chance to drive business results for top-tier Canadian brands? Check.
  • An epic yearly trip to summer camp in Ontario? Check.
  • An annual rocking holiday party in the foothills of Quebec? Check.
  • An agency that truly believes in giving back to the community? Check.
  • And of course, compensation based on experience, parental leave, health insurance, RRSP saving options, summer hours, vacation + extra-long weekends + a week off during the holiday season.

 

To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter directly to the Director, Search Marketing, Mr. Chris Sylvestre at chriss@mediaexperts.com 

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

 


Specialist, Social Media

A subset of Media Experts, SOCIETY@ME is a social media offering comprised of talent from the worlds of digital, strategy, media, creative, and analytics with a mission to find brand purpose and deliver on business results in an increasingly fast-paced, always-on, mobile-obsessed digital landscape. Our subject matter experts collaborate with major Canadian brands to execute award-winning social campaigns that deliver meaningful, emotionally-charged consumer experiences and real business outcomes.

A bit about the role:

We are actively seeking dynamic, best-in-class talent to join the SOCIETY@ME team as Specialist on our paid social media team. As Specialist, you will steward both account and media activity on assigned campaigns for our clients and help take social media strategy, planning ,and execution to the next level. This opportunity will catapult your career in digital media and provide a platform to partner with the world’s leading consumer brands. 

What you’d be doing day-to-day:

  • Plan, develop, implement, optimize, report on best-in-class paid social media campaigns.
  • Perform daily campaign and budget management, including creative and promotional calendars.
  • Use research tools (Netbase, Klear, Affinio, etc.) to help develop profiles of target audiences with view into their social/online behaviors, media consumption, etc.
  • Work with agency teams and clients to ensure their needs are being met, their goals are being achieved, and their campaigns are meeting and exceeding performance expectations.
  • Operate as a key point of contact for clients and agency planning teams as required.
  • Follow internal processes and ensure consistency of execution, performance, ad specs, campaign objectives and KPIs.
  • Perform quality control of key team outputs including strategic campaign and budget recommendations, budget forecasts, performance reports, etc.
  • Maintain detailed files of all pertinent records (media plans, performance reports, creative, contracts, reports, etc.) relevant to clients’ business with SOCIETY.
  • Pull data for reports, analyze, prepare and present actionable insights and recommendations.
  • Keep abreast of industry news, help develop POVs and participate in knowledge sharing sessions to strengthen the agency’s overall social media knowledge and capabilities.
  • Support Senior Specialists with ongoing client and junior staff management/training.

You’d be a perfect fit if you already have:

  • Bachelor’s degree with preference for Media and/or Marketing specialization.
  • 1-2 years of paid social media experience, preferably with other agencies.
  • Experience launching and managing paid social campaigns in Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat or any paid social management platforms.
  • Excellent working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of programs.
  • Analytical skills with the ability to draw conclusions based on data.
  • Outstanding communication skills. Fluent written and spoken French required for the Montreal office. French interview and test required for consideration for Montreal.
  • Knowledge and experience of ad targeting and tagging methodologies is an asset.
  • Ability to investigate, analyze and solve problems and clearly communicate results.
  • Ability to multi-task, process-oriented, excellent time management & organizational skills, attention to detail.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team.

 What’s in it for you?  

  • Beer and wine Fridays? Check.
  • Access to the latest industry platforms and training programs? Check.
  • A chance to drive business results for top-tier Canadian brands? Check.
  • An epic yearly trip to summer camp in Algonquin Park? Check.
  • An annual rocking holiday party in the foothills of Quebec? Check.
  • An agency that truly believes in giving back to the community? Check.
  • A beautiful office in Toronto’s downtown core? CHECK!
  • And of course, compensation based on experience, parental leave, health insurance, RRSP saving options, summer hours, vacation + extra-long weekends + a week off during the holiday season.

If this describes you and you are ready to join the fast-growing team at SOCIETY@ME, please send your CV and cover letter to Josee.Thibault@societyagency.com. Only candidates who meet the required qualifications will be contacted for interviews.

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.