Senior Trader

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OVERVIEW

You will be joining the core Trading and Operations team within Captify. To fit in within the existing Trading team, you need to be; passionate about digital advertising and hitting client KPIs, love problem solving and lateral thinking, have an entrepreneurial mindset and enjoy working as a team. We’re looking for candidates who are not afraid to test a wide variety of optimization methodologies and are motivated by building and growing Captify’s success.

ABOUT YOU

You will be working in a close team optimizing display, video and mobile campaigns using Search data. Working collaboratively with Client Strategy, Technology, Product and Analytics teams on a daily basis, the candidate must have prior trading experience with a strong technical understanding of programmatic buying and RTB through major DSPs.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

What you’ll be doing:

  • Optimising multiple high value search targeting campaigns
  • Optimise programmatic, direct response, and brand advertising campaigns via real time bidding platforms
  • Use market leading DSPs, and SSPs including Xandr, DV360, Pubmatic, and the Trade Desk
  • Liaising closely with Client Strategy, Technology, Analytics and Sales Departments
  • Able to provide optimisation insights that will lead to revenue growth
  • Hit client goals - CPA, CTR, ROI, VTR etc.
  • Able to use Captify’s proprietary technology to improve campaign performance and operational efficiency
  • Coach junior members and implement best practices, new process and knowledge sharing for the team
  • Identify and troubleshoot campaign issues alongside our technical account management team

 REQUIREMENTS:

What you need to be successful:

  •  2-3 years prior experience of using demand side platforms for campaign management
  • Strong knowledge of the programmatic space
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Analytically minded
  • Able to problem solve and not give up if ideas are unsuccessful

CAPTIFY EXPLAINED 

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.

OUR CULTURE AND VALUES:

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: https://careers.captify.co.uk/

YOU WILL ENJOY

  • 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

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

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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Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

London

5 Langley St
WC2H 9JA London Directions people@captify.co.uk 020 7812 6330

We are Fearless. Challengers. Disruptors.

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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