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Role: Associate Trader

Location: Manchester

Salary: £25k


THE OPPORTUNITY: Associate Trader

We are looking for an entry-level Associate Trader to join its award-winning team. The successful candidate will be empowered to directly trade and execute programmatic media campaigns across a diverse portfolio of business. The Trader position is at the heart of Company’s business, providing a unique link between commercial and analysis functions. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with Sales, Client Services, Product, Analysis and R&D teams. As the department, and business, are growing rapidly there is scope for you to really make this role your own.


 Your main responsibilities will include:

 Campaign Execution

§  End to end campaign ownership

§  Exceptional campaign performance – deliver client success across a diverse portfolio of accounts

§  Use insights to build client rapport to up-sell and earn incremental opportunity

§  Campaign performance monitoring

§  Buying / bidding across multiple DSPs and platforms

§  Consistent daily analysis and optimization

§  Leverage internal campaign management and business intelligence tools

§  Custom campaign planning, management and reporting

 Portfolio Management

§   Internal and external client reporting

§  Use data, analysis, and trading expertise to deliver campaign ahead of pace and maintain performance

§  Stays abreast of industry trends, risks for clients

§  Grow client business via surpassing KPIs, delivering insights and building relationships

 Internal Collaboration

§  Work with Company global central departments to aid in any of the following:

§  Ad operations

§  Pre-campaign Analysis

§  Post-campaign insight reporting

§  Troubleshooting


§  Very confident in content creation and delivery for external meetings

§  Proactively arrange external meetings to amplify performance and insight message, and grow client relationship


§  Regularly use campaigns to test and implement innovative ideas

§  Makes strong relationships with Product and Analysis teams to action beta launches to campaign strategy and insight



§   Strong mathematical and analytical skills are essential

§  The ability to work with large datasets in Excel files and BI internal tools

§  A working knowledge of statistical models



§  Attention to detail and the proactive problem-solving mentality

§  Strong communication skills and an ability to work both independently and contribute within a team environment

§  A start-up mind-set

§  Alignment with Company's core values/culture

§  A can do' attitude to provide energy, drive and enthusiasm

§  A dream to grow your career as the company scales