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Account Manager

V4P FEB19 353


Advertising & Sales

Job Description:

 Activision Blizzard Media (ABM) brings innovative, impactful, and rewarding advertising experiences to our huge audience of highly- engaged players. This division builds powerful marketing solutions that are embraced by the world’s largest marketers. 

We're seeking a passionate, innovative, and broad- thinking Account Manager to support the Sales team located in New York, while also collaborating with the Account Management team nationally. 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. You will also be partnering with internal cross- functional teams including Ad Ops, Measurement, and Product Marketing. A can- do attitude is a must! Your day- to- day will be filled with creative problem solving, dynamic campaigns, and operational excellence.

Reporting to the Lead Account Manager, your role is responsible for the following:

  • 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.

  • Monitor live campaigns, providing regular reporting, and partner with internal stakeholders on measurement insights in accordance with the client’s KPIs

  • 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

Skills to create thrills

  • 3+ years of digital media experience 

  • Strong troubleshooting, analytical, and problem- solving skills

  • Attention to detail and experience managing operational tasks in a fast- paced environment

  • A strong team player who can support and cover other team members in a proactive, open and collaborative nature

  • Driver of operational efficiency and excellence

  • Ability to articulate complex requirements to achieve results

  • Working knowledge of programmatic execution and understanding of technology, eg. Google Ad Manager, video/mobile media products, audience targeting and the programmatic landscape

  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, and experience with Salesforce, /Datorama are a bonus!


About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications need to be in English.
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