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Programmatic Solutions Analyst

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    112612457
Discovery Communications


Programmatic Solutions Analyst

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 23870
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Advertising Sales
US-NY-New York City

Overview

Reporting to the Senior Manager of Digital Programmatic Yield, the Programmatic Solutions Analyst will play a pivotal role in contributing to Discovery’s overall programmatic revenue growth, leveraging pricing and inventory to influence business strategies to maximize opportunities. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic self-starter with excellent communication and problem-solving skills, the ability to think strategically while remaining detail oriented, brings simplicity to complex issues, and has a passion for working in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. In this cross functional role, the Programmatic Solutions Analyst will work closely with Ad Sales, Inventory/Planning, Ad Technology/Operations and other external vendors to ensure targets are being met and risks are known at the time of impact. The candidate will have a background in digital video, familiarity with programmatic marketplaces and auction dynamics, and knowledge of streaming technologies and TV-like ecosystems.



Responsibilities

1. Oversee day-to-day programmatic monetization of Discovery’s TV Everywhere assets, with key focus on inventory utilization, yield management, and revenue pacing
2. Distribute data and insights via regular and ad-hoc reporting to executive leadership with clear written explanations of performance metrics and other key operational drivers for the business
3. Responsible for reporting and tracking of revenue across programmatic deals and channels
4. Work closely with broader inventory and yield team to maximize inventory and revenue opportunities across Discovery’s digital portfolio
5. Assist in the monthly Programmatic revenue close process
6. Build strategic relationships with key decision makers at agency trading desks, DSP's, exchanges, etc.
7. Liaise with multiple business areas (Ad Tech, Ad Operations, Finance, Ad Sales, Accounting) to define best practices, priorities and needs to optimize programmatic channels—present actionable recommendations and strategic proposals for full transparency
8. Keep up to date on industry trends and make tactical recommendations to maintain our company's reputation as a thought leader in the digital space.



Qualifications

* 2-3 years experience in digital advertising; background in Ad Operations/Yield Management with video platform experience preferred
* Experience working with SSPs/DSPs and programmatic marketplace
* Experience with video ad serving platforms, Freewheel preferred
* Strong background with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

New York City, New York, nYC, NY

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.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

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.

PI112612457

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Programmatic Solutions Analyst</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 23870<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> Advertising Sales<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Reporting to the Senior Manager of Digital Programmatic Yield, the Programmatic Solutions Analyst will play a pivotal role in contributing to Discoverys overall programmatic revenue growth, leveraging pricing and inventory to influence business strategies to maximize opportunities. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic self-starter with excellent communication and problem-solving skills, the ability to think strategically while remaining detail oriented, brings simplicity to complex issues, and has a passion for working in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. In this cross functional role, the Programmatic Solutions Analyst will work closely with Ad Sales, Inventory/Planning, Ad Technology/Operations and other external vendors to ensure targets are being met and risks are known at the time of impact. The candidate will have a background in digital video, familiarity with programmatic marketplaces and auction dynamics, and knowledge of streaming technologies and TV-like ecosystems.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Oversee day-to-day programmatic monetization of Discoverys TV Everywhere assets, with key focus on inventory utilization, yield management, and revenue pacing<br />2. Distribute data and insights via regular and ad-hoc reporting to executive leadership with clear written explanations of performance metrics and other key operational drivers for the business<br />3. Responsible for reporting and tracking of revenue across programmatic deals and channels<br />4. Work closely with broader inventory and yield team to maximize inventory and revenue opportunities across Discoverys digital portfolio<br />5. Assist in the monthly Programmatic revenue close process<br />6. Build strategic relationships with key decision makers at agency trading desks, DSP's, exchanges, etc.<br />7. Liaise with multiple business areas (Ad Tech, Ad Operations, Finance, Ad Sales, Accounting) to define best practices, priorities and needs to optimize programmatic channelspresent actionable recommendations and strategic proposals for full transparency<br />8. Keep up to date on industry trends and make tactical recommendations to maintain our company's reputation as a thought leader in the digital space.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* 2-3 years experience in digital advertising; background in Ad Operations/Yield Management with video platform experience preferred<br />* Experience working with SSPs/DSPs and programmatic marketplace<br />* Experience <span style="color: #000000;">with video ad serving platforms, Freewheel preferred</span><br /><span style="color: #000000;">* Strong background with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel</span></p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #000000;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</span></p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, nYC, NY</span></p>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. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> 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. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/ygbnLnIbwaRwfkAdFyXbK"> <p>PI112612457</p>

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Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-06

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