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Manager, Display Media

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 759684BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Disney Streaming Services Date posted Apr. 28, 2020

Job Summary:

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

The Customer Acquisition team is tasked with driving new subscriber growth. The team is responsible for the planning, execution and optimization of user acquisition and performance marketing campaigns. The ideal candidate has a passion for the digital media landscape and understands the intricacies and unique attributes of every step in the marketing funnel. The successful candidate will bring a highly analytical, creative, and flexible growth mindset to the role, which will be critical to delivering breakthrough thinking for this channel.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the development and implementation of both programmatic and direct/guaranteed media strategies to drive subscriber acquisition, conversion & efficiency
  • Manage robust portfolio within existing channels (i.e. display, native, video, audio, etc.), while exploring growth of new channels
  • Supervise channel strategy, campaign structure, optimizations, and ad content (including strategic recommendations on creative content and messaging)
  • Provide ongoing training, feedback, and coaching to direct reports in order to improve individual as well as team development
  • Compile education collateral and lead internal sessions on latest paid media trends and advancements
  • Optimize budget across sites & placements to deliver positive return on marketing spend
  • Develop and test new audience segments (i.e. retargeting, lookalikes, custom audiences, etc.)
  • Support ongoing creative and landing page experimentation and testing
  • Recommend new paid media tactics, concepts, and approaches to inform broader marketing strategy
  • Collaborate cross-channel, with larger paid media team, to align on performance trends to ensure holistic team success
  • Excellent strategic planning skills with the ability to identify, prioritize, and articulate high impact paid media campaigns and initiatives
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic working environment, supporting new products/businesses supported by a proven large-scale media property

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4 years paid media & acquisition experience required, with at least 2 years programmatic experience
  • Direct response experience a must
  • Hands-on keyboard executional experience in Google’s Display & Video 360 and/or Verizon Media DSP required
  • Global/international media buying experience is preferred
  • Comprehensive in-platform knowledge of programmatic buying, audience creation, campaign management and in-dash optimization techniques
  • Strong understanding of 3rd party tracking, serving, and attribution technologies, primarily Google’s Campaign Manager, Adobe Analytics, and Kochava
  • Data and yield analysis skills (DMP) experience
  • Ability to strategically assess new opportunities and make data-driven decisions resulting in tangible improvements in performance
  • Flexibility & ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • A strong communicator with a can-do, positive attitude and a strong desire to get things done
  • Sense of humor and desire to have fun!

About Disney Streaming Services:

Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ premium sports streaming service; Disney+, the dedicated streaming home for entertainment from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and BAMTECH Media, a global leader in direct-to-consumer video streaming products and solutions. Our core mission is to deliver global audiences the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location. We serve consumers by bringing the world’s most beloved characters, timeless stories, legendary athletes, and epic sporting events to global audiences through best-in-class direct-to-consumer video services. We strive daily to imaginatively challenge convention with innovative technology that gives consumers the freedom to access content on their terms across any connected device, time or location.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Services LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Streaming Services.

Disney Streaming Services LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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