Account Manager, Activision Blizzard Media
Within ABM, this Account Manager role plays an integral part in supporting and enabling the Sales team located in the eastern part of the US market while also collaborating with the Account Management team throughout the country. This position will offer the right person a great opportunity to work with Account Leads, Digital Agencies and Clients and help them to manage the campaign process from start to finish.
In this role, you get to work with a variety of different elements in the ABM campaign process, from Product and Measurement, to our esteemed game studios, your day- to- day will be filled with creative problem solving, dynamic campaigns, and operational excellence.
Reporting to the Associate Director, Client Services, the Account Manager is responsible for the following critical tasks:
Work collaboratively with Sales to provide strategic media plans and ideas to clients based on their objectives
Establish credible relationships with clients and serve as a trusted consultant to optimize and expand their advertising investment. Act as the main point of contact for clients and agencies post- sale.
Work with technical account managers to review data, trends and client performance and develop robust strategic plans
Monitor live campaigns, suggest optimizations, and partner with internal stakeholders on measurement insights in accordance with the client’s KPIs
Offer insights and recommendations for revenue optimization - to increase client incremental share of campaign and renewal, working with the client to discuss
Thorough knowledge of ABM ecosystem - inclusive of product offering, supply mechanics, and measurement efforts
Display excellent project management abilities for all activities, ensuring internal and external stakeholders are well informed throughout the entire process
Take an active role in identifying key business challenges and developing best practices to address challenges
Attention to detail and experience managing operational tasks in a digital environment – at an agency/client/publisher - or at least 3 years experience in digital media
Google Ad Manager experience highly preferred
Programmatic experience highly preferred
Excel skills with analytical ability and excellent problem solving is mandatory
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Logical thinker who can keep up with digital concepts and emerging ad formats
Strong attention to details, highly organized
A strong team player who can support and cover other team members in a proactive, open and collaborative nature
Ability to manage and exceed stakeholders’ expectations
Great interpersonal skills and positive attitude. The successful candidate will be communicating daily with multiple key internal and external stakeholders.
Comfortable working under pressure to meet tight deadlines
An abundance of initiative
Driver of operational efficiency and excellence
A desire to perform in a fast- paced highly changing marketplace and be driven to meet and exceed the team’s expectations/demands
King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one or more of our games, including franchises such as Candy Crush, Farm Heroes, Pet Rescue and Bubble Witch.
We have 249 million monthly active users as of fourth quarter 2019 across web, social and mobile platforms. King was acquired by Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq ATVI) in February 2016 and operates as an independent unit of the
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