Director, Ad Platforms

Job Number: R50012960

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Ad Sales

Location: New York, New York ;   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: December 1, 2021

**Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas--specific questions about virtual/remote positions can be discussed during the interview process with your recruiter.

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Ad Platforms Director will join a small but growing team at Fox News responsible for monetizing foxnews.com and foxbusiness.com.  As the Ad Platforms Director, you will be responsible for optimizing the Ad stack across desktop, mobile, and CTV in Google Ad Manager as well as a growing amount of inventory in FreeWheel.  You will manage the programmatic ad platforms manager and contribute to the overall digital strategy for programmatic and direct ad sales.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Audit, update, and maintain Google Ad Manager global settings, including Adx Rules, Pricing Rules, and Protections to best support programmatic and direct ad sales

  • Engage with stakeholders, vendors, and ad tech teams to optimize the ad stack for programmatic revenue across web, mobile apps, CTV devices for display, and short form and long form live video advertising

  • Evaluate, onboard, implement, and troubleshoot new features and updates from Google Ad Manager to maximize video and display revenue

  • Provide business and technical expertise in the review and implementation of header bidding solutions, including owning orders, line items, and key values

  • Work closely with the programmatic team to properly define and maintain Yield Partners, Yield Groups, and Protections

  • Own and maintain the ad unit and key value organization within Google Ad Manager for both targeting and reporting purposes

  • Pull and analyze ad server reporting to identify and address, errors, targeting, delivery, and revenue issues with display and video ad serving

  • Manage and provide guidance to the Programmatic Ad Platforms Manager

  • Identify operational processes to be automated

  • Provide guidance on line item types and prioritization on direct deals

  • Collaborate with the video ops team to support video Ingestion into Google Ad Manager

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 5+ years’ experience as a Google Ad Manager Admin, including owning and setting up Placement, Ad Unit and Key Value structure, Ad Break Templates, Ad Rules, and Inventory Shares. Experience with Freewheel

  • 1 + year experience managing Open Bidding and Header Bidder such as TAM or Prebid

  • An excellent multitasker with the ability to prioritize in a fast paced environment

  • Facile and comfortable with ad technology and working on related projects or issues that require troubleshooting

  • Strong excel and analytics skills

  • Excellent communicator and able to message information to different groups effectively, from developers to sales people

  • Proactive and solution-oriented nature

  • Self-starter attitude, entrepreneurial spirit, and the ability to learn quick

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER

  • Bachelor’s degree

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

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