Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specializes in the delivery of unique, personalized customer experiences across platforms and devices.
For more than 30 years, Fortune 1000 companies and leading nonprofit organizations have partnered with Merkle to maximize the value of their customer portfolios.
The agencys heritage in data, technology, and analytics forms the foundation for its unmatched skills in understanding consumer insights that drive people-based marketing strategies.
Its combined strengths in performance media, customer experience, customer relationship management, loyalty, and enterprise marketing technology drive improved marketing results and competitive advantage.
With 9,600 employees, Merkle is headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, with 50 additional offices throughout the US, EMEA, and APAC.
In 2016, the agency joined the Dentsu Aegis Network. For more information, contact Merkle at 1-877-9-Merkle or visit www.
merkleinc.com. Job Description The Media Director is a digital team leader, typically assigned to one large strategic account or several mid-scale / core clients.
Primarily responsible for development of management and measurement frameworks to steer and monitor program progress and success.
Acts as a digital media SME for internal stakeholders / client partners as well as key point of contact for cross-functional disciplines (Media, Ad Operations, Audience Management, etc.
Client programs include data driven digital media campaigns and integrated multi-channel campaigns to successfully engage and influence consumers at each funnel stage.
Includes analytics, innovative strategy, and other Merkle businesses Often able to stand alone with program, team, and client, without senior leadership guidance on small and mid-scale clients Act as a Media SME and support growth / sales efforts Qualifications Experience supporting Retailer as a Publisher or Publisher background preferred Proficiency within DSPs to run Video & Display (Googles DV360, The Trade Desk, Amazon AAP, Verizon) Familiarity and / or proficiency with publisher-side tools (Google Ad Manager) Proficient user of digital ads trafficking tools (DCM, etc.
Proficient user of Microsoft Office suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint Proficiency in Salesforce people management tools Digital media strategy and plan development 7-9 years experience within digital media agency function and / or digital media vendor / ad technology platform Other Bachelors / advanced degree from an accredited college or university Resource and people management Cross discipline coordination and management Policy and best practices contributor Additional Information Merkle fosters a diverse environment that encourages original thinking about our business and empowers us to communicate with a global world of customers.
We embrace differences of opinion and diversity of thought as they help us challenge and refine our solutions. Merkle, as a best-in-class marketing agency, welcomes big ideas, and believes they can come from anywhere.