Programmatic Performance Trader (FTC)


This is an exciting opportunity to join Captify, the Global Leader in Search Intelligence and one of the fastest growing ad tech companies in the industry for a 3-4 month contract. The Performance team sits at an intersection of almost all operational teams meaning that you would have an opportunity to see many different aspects of Captify.  The team supports the delivery of performant activation of advertising campaigns, incubation and testing of new media product lines as well as proprietary technology solutions. 

 This role will specifically focus on supporting our latest global product release for campaign activation. Working within our central Performance Team, you will be responsible for the execution and management of global test campaigns measuring  performance and inform the best practice to maximise effectiveness of the release.



This role requires someone who has solid experience in executing programmatic buying through major DSPs and has an understanding of the Ad Tech ecosystem including SSP’s, adservers and brand safety. You are passionate about problem solving, with a logical approach to your campaign management strategy and excited to be on the forefront of innovation. If you have a passion for technology and all things digital, this is a unique opportunity to learn within an innovative business as we enter the next era of adtech. We believe in collaboration, one of our core values being to “build this together” therefore expect to work with every part of our business. 



What you’ll be doing:

  • Optimising multiple test and validation display campaigns across multiple market leading DSPs
  • Provide active and in depth feedback across tests, evaluating vs. success criteria and participate in problem resolution alongside the Performance, Technical Account Management and Product team 
  • Working closely with Performance Analyst to build data driven optimisation best practice for the new product roll out.
  • Supporting training and roll out across Captify’s trading community globally



What you need to be successful:

  • Hands on in depth experience in major buy side platforms – Xandr, TTD, DV360
  • Proven experience in a campaign management role
  • Analytical mindset
  • A good degree (2:1 or higher) in Maths, Statistics, Economics or equivalent is a bonus, but not a necessity 



Captify is the largest holder of consumer search data outside of Google, and its unique technology understands the intent of consumers across all channels, including voice Search, desktop on-site search and in-app search. Captify’s privacy centric Search Intelligence technology powers programmatic advertising and unique audience insights for the world’s biggest brands, such as Apple, Disney, Adidas, American Express and Microsoft.


Here at Captify we are proud of our culture - It’s contagious. Pass it on. 

Step inside any of our global offices and one thing that is blissfully obvious is that while we’re putting blood, sweat and tears into disrupting the Search game, we’re having a seriously good time doing it. We’ve travelled the world together, enjoyed Captify Festivals, parties and our famous events across every market. We always take time to stop to celebrate milestones and wins.

We champion diversity and inclusion. Our 'BeTheChange' programme and internal D&I Taskforce brings our teams together to challenge, learn and build a more equal Captify. 

We live by our core values;. 

  • Building this together
  • Gives a shit
  • Fail fast to succeed faster
  • Unlimited potential 

Find out more about our culture here:


  • Enjoy our flexible/core hours and home working as per company policy
  • Work from any Captify office in the world - giving every employee the opportunity to experience life at Captify in another city
  • A pet friendly office based in Covent Garden, London’s Media Hub!
  • Time off to recharge - 25 days holidays + bank holidays + your birthday 
  • Giving something back to the community - Give A Day Away for volunteering
  • We care about Wellbeing - from financial wellbeing, mental health first aiders, yoga, sports, meditation and so much more
  • Parent friendly policies
  • The normal stuff; Pension, Cycle Scheme, Eyecare Vouchers and retail discounts
  • Beer, bubbles and non-alcoholic alternatives every Thursday and Friday at the Captify Bar
  • Legendary Summer and Christmas parties


You are welcome at Captify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what your search history says about you. At Captify, equality is at the core of our culture and we are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact.  We don’t want you to fit in with our culture, we want you to add to our culture.

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Captify's award-winning global team is regularly recognized for driving innovation and growth: 

- AdExchanger 'Programmatic Power Players'

- Business Insider 'Hottest Ad Tech Companies'

- Campaign 'Best Places to Work'

- Forbes '5 Fastest-Growing British Businesses to Watch'

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