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Manager - Digital Ad Operations

Discovery Inc
Knoxville, TN 37932
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Discovery Inc

Location: Knoxville, TN, United States, 37932
Req ID: 2958

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Job Summary

The Manager, Digital Ad Operations will interact with national ad sales teams, ad sales marketing, inventory, billing, cross promotion, creative services, and brand site teams to oversee daily operation and implementation of advertising on Discovery Inc. owned and operated and distribution platforms.


  • Provide guidance and leadership to Ad Ops team members.
  • Provide training and support to coordinators.
  • Facilitate synergy between Ad Sales, Ad Ops, and Ad Technology teams.
  • Foster a positive environment and promote growth within the Ad Ops team.
  • Serve as an escalation point for AdOps and sales for creative problem solving and troubleshooting.
  • Support Ad Sales, Pricing and Planning, and Marketing to maximize revenue generation.
  • Streamline processes for effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Work closely with Sr. Director of Ad Tech Operations to formulate and execute plans to drive revenue to the digital business.


  • 4+ years of experience in digital ad operations, ad technology, or other relevant media/advertising/technology field.
  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience) strongly preferred.
  • Proficient understanding of digital ad products, ad measurement, TV Everywhere platforms. and services, and programmatic advertising.
  • Proficient knowledge of Freewheel and/or Google Ad Manager ad serving platforms.
  • Ability to work independently an collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Extremely detail oriented.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and activities simultaneously.
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States.

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.



Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-02
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