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Paid Media Specialist

Los Angeles, California
$55 - $65 hourly
Job ID #72810

Onward Search is seeking Paid Media Specialist for a top financial company in their Los Angeles, CA or NYC office locations. 

The Paid Media Specialist is a member of the Media Strategy team and will work directly with Senior Channel Producers alongside other internal business teams and external agencies to create and manage Paid Media programs.

This is a 12-month, full-time contract position that offers a remote/hybrid work arrangement, allowing you to work either onsite in Los Angeles, CA, or NYC.

Paid Media Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Manage and optimize Paid Media campaigns in collaboration with Senior Channel Producers, internal teams, and the Agency.
  • Contribute to the development of paid media strategies for different groups.
  • Build relationships with various stakeholders and present key insights and action items related to paid media.
  • Ensure the timely launch of campaigns by setting up and overseeing campaign components such as tagging, trafficking, creative approvals, targeting, and billing.
  • Monitor and optimize campaign budgets, pacing, and performance metrics to meet campaign goals.
  • Project manage campaigns from concept to execution, coordinating with cross-functional teams and overseeing the creative development process.
  • Track media spends and ensure timely payments to vendors.
  • Cultivate relationships with key vendors and agency partners, staying informed about new market recommendations.
  • Actively participate in status and reporting calls, presenting campaign performance updates.
  • Maintain documentation related to cross-functional initiatives impacting Paid Media growth.

Paid Media Specialist Job Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of experience in Digital Media, Social Media, or Paid Media, preferably in an agency or in-house media function.
  • Proficiency in digital media planning and budget forecasting.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent organizational abilities, capable of working effectively in a team and across diverse groups.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including effective presentation abilities.
  • Familiarity with Paid Media platforms such as GCM, Adobe Analytics, Claravine, Nielsen Commspoint, and Kantar.
  • Bachelor's degree (BA or BS) is required.

To learn more about this Paid Media Specialist opportunity, apply now and chat with a recruiter today! 

What’s in our benefits packages:  

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance 
  • Life Insurance 
  • 401k Program 
  • Commuter Benefit 
  • eLearning 
  • Education Reimbursement 
  • Ongoing Training & Development  
  • *To qualify for our benefits package, you must work over 30 hours per week and the length of assignment must be a minimum of 10 weeks.  

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Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment regarding race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances.  


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Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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