1+ months

Digital Media Account Manager

Cox Automotive
Irvine, CA 92606
*Primary Location: *195 Technology Dr, Irvine, CA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202103140
Are you a Relationship Builder? Do you have an expertise in digital advertising, pre-sales planning and campaign management and performance? If so, this may just be the opportunity youve been searching for. Our Account Management Consultant works closely with our Auto Manufacturing (OEM) clients and their Agencies of Record, daily, to build, manage and defend digital media revenue to further the success of their advertising campaigns.
We want you to build and cultivate deep relationships with our key clients and their agencies while providing white glove service that shows KBB & Autotrader are trusted industry partners with our clients success as our top priority.
We will rely on you to manage complex, high volume accounts and advocate on their behalf, come up with creative solutions to their sometimes-demanding challenges while also supporting a variety of projects shared with cross-functional teams within Cox Automotive.

*What Youll Do* You will manage, collaborate and communicate with brand teams and cross-functional partners; consider options with Campaign Strategy Manager and/or Sales partner in generating revenue through new or renewed advertising sales. You will request and collect creative assets and tags for all onsite and offsite campaign components from clients or agencies; collect, organize and report on relevant internal or external data that impacts the client.
You will provide consulting and remarketing expertise for assigned accounts; create, manage and deliver optimization and reinvestment plans to Campaign Strategy manager and/or Sales partners. Own defending of revenue for all onsite campaigns through campaign optimization.
Here are some other responsibilities:

* Assessment and Planning
* Collaborate with Campaign Strategy Manager and/or Sales partners to generate ideas and solutions addressing client needs.
* Provide support for producing client-focused presentations and site reviews in response to client RFPs or a proactive proposal submission.
* Team with Ad Operations partners to determine available advertising capacity.

* Cross-Functional Implementation and Fulfillment
* Lead fulfillment of RFPs and Insertion Orders, in collaboration with Campaign Strategy Manager and/or Sales partner.
* Work with Ad Operations partners to secure inventory supporting the solutions.
* Responsible for all creative asset and tag collection from agency or client, as well as ensuring assets are to site specs.
* Manage campaign process by ensuring campaign launches on time as contractually scheduled.
* Attend weekly internal calls with all internal partners as an active participant, providing campaign and performance updates.

* Measurement and Evaluation
* Manage, monitor, and optimize the delivery of contracted onsite advertising campaigns, including reporting campaign pacing to Campaign Strategy Manager and/or Sales partners on a weekly basis.
* Provide valuable and insightful reporting recommendations to Campaign Strategy Manager and/or Sales partners, including campaign summaries and identify upsell opportunities.
* Reconcile billing in collaborating with Ad Operations and Finance partners.

And there is more:
You will proactively address client concerns, provide insightful recommendations during client and agency meetings; share best practices and provide expert level consultation to further build these key relationships.
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Whats in it for You? We know this role will keep you busy, so we plan to take good care of you in return. Youre working for Cox, so Cox is working for you. At Cox Automotive, we reward you with meaningful benefits.

* First, we offer a great compensation package, 401(k) with a generous company match, comprehensive healthcare, life, and disability benefits, plus numerous other benefits, including adoption assistance, pet insurance, and discounts on travel and cars!
* We value people more than technology. That means youll work within a culture and with a team that values your experience, your contributions, and you - yes, you - as a person. We believe recognition is important, and Cox strives to celebrate those who help make us successful every day. We also encourage diversity and support inclusion; we want you to do you and feel comfortable doing so.
* We also offer boundless opportunities for growth; you can sharpen your skills, learn a new talent, join a mentoring program, even earn an advanced degree. Youll find the potential for lateral or upward career growth within the Cox family of businesses, including the innovative startups in transportation mobility, clean tech and more.

Qualifications: *Who You Are:* Weve already talked about a bunch of your amazing attributes, and aside from those, were looking to you to have the following qualifications so you can really step into this role and rock it:

* Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)
* Youve got a Bachelors Degree, along with 5+ years of related experience, or an equivalent combination education and work experience
* Ideally, you will have solid experience managing key accounts for an online publisher, or have experience working for an advertising agency in the past.
* It would be a big plus if you have at least 2 years of online account management, media buying or planning with an ability to prepare detailed performance reports and communicate the results to both internal and external stakeholders.
* Some technical knowledge utilizing MS PowerPoint & Excel is preferred, and it would be a huge advantage if you have experience using Prisma, DoubleClick and Order Management Systems.
* Another desired skill would be the ability to manage complex, high-priority projects and/or campaigns in a deadline driven, fast-paced environment.
* Wed love it if you consider self-development, team partnership and open collaboration to be priorities in the growth of your personal career, we want to see you succeed right along with our clients.
* Finally, we will need you to be flexible and agile, with an ability to flex when necessary, to meet critical deadlines during peak seasons in the advertising world.


*Come join the Cox family of businesses and *Make Your Mark* today!*
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Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Cox provides reasonable accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant or employee with disability, unless such accommodations would cause an undue hardship.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Posted: 2021-07-21 Expires: 2021-11-20

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