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Associate Media Director

Location: New York, NY.
Company Description:

Merkle is a leading technology-enabled, data-driven customer experience management (CXM) company. For over 30 years, Fortune 1,000 companies and leading nonprofit organizations have partnered with us to build and maximize the value of their customer portfolios.

We are champions for meaningful progress and we strive to be a force for good—for our people, for our clients, for the industry and for our society. We keep our people at the center, creating space for growth, understanding and learning so they can thrive. We embed diversity, in our mindset, in our solutions and in our teams to empower an inclusive, equitable and culturally fluent environment. Building this culture within our teams makes us better collaborators with each other and with our clients, driving better outcomes for all. Merkle is an agency of dentsu

Job Description:

As an Associate Media Director at Merkle B2B, you will be a team leader. You will be responsible for development of management and measurement frameworks to steer and monitor program progress and success. You will be the digital media SME for company partners/client partners and the point of contact for disciplines (SEM, SEO, Strategy, Analytics, Creative, etc.). You will be a part of an experienced, fast-growing department focused on changing digital media planning and buying, in the context of a multi-channel data-driven approach. 


  • Mastery of all campaign management, planning, and optimization functional responsibilities 

  • Meet functional responsibilities in a strategic and self-guided manner on high volume of accounts 

  • Develop a management and measurement framework to steer and monitor program progress and success 

  • Review and monitor revenue and margins 

  • Proactively devise and push new concepts to manage and grow your client's media program including analytics, strategy, and other Merkle capabilities 

  • 6+ year's experience within digital media agency function and/or digital media vendor/ad technology platform 

  • Proficiency with digital media strategy and plan development 

  • Well-versed in the Microsoft Office suite specifically, Excel and PowerPoint 

  • Experience managing people and teams - must be passionate about Career Advocacy for direct reports 

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail, keen problem-solving, delegation and prioritization abilities 

  • Cross discipline coordination and management 

Additional Information:

Part of dentsu, dentsu international helps clients to win, keep and grow their best customers and achieve meaningful progress for their businesses. With best-in-class services and solutions in media, CXM, and creative, dentsu international operates in over 145 markets worldwide with more than 46,000 dedicated specialists. Follow us on social @dentsuUSA. Applicants from diverse or underrepresented backgrounds encouraged to apply.

The anticipated salary range for this position is $94,000-$146,000. Salary is based on a range of factors that include relevant experience, knowledge, skills, other job-related qualifications, and geography.  A range of medical, dental, vision, 401(k) matching, paid time off, and/or other benefits also are available. For more information regarding dentsu benefits, please visit dentsubenefitsplus.com  

Dentsu (the "Company") is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee of the Company, on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage or citizenship, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done that will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing an undue hardship on the Company. Please contact [email protected] if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process or to request or discuss an accommodation in connection with a job at the Company to which you are applying.


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