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Paid Media Specialist

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

Location: Portland, Oregon, USA

Paid Media Specialists play an important role at Mad Fish; this position is directly responsible for managing a subset of our paid media client portfolio. Tasked with overseeing the day-to-day performance of accounts, Paid Media Specialists are well informed of trends, beta releases, creative strategies, and tried-and-true paid media best practices. Paid Media Specialists feel comfortable troubleshooting performance and issues for a wide variety of campaign types in various platforms. As a member of the team, Paid Media Specialists excel at data analysis, critical thinking, and possess a commitment to continually improve account performance.

About You

  • You have demonstrated experience creating, managing and optimizing Google Ads and Bing Ads search, display and shopping campaigns

  • You have proven experience creating, managing and optimizing paid social campaigns (Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest)

  • You are capable of developing & communicating narratives from campaign performance reports

  • You are well versed in Excel/Google Sheets and expedite analysis through the use of these tools.

  • You possess an advanced understanding of web analytics and are capable of extracting actionable insights from Google Analytics.

  • You make decisions based on data

  • You have a proven understanding of paid media strategy and the marketing funnel

  • You are organized, from to-do lists to Asana boards

  • You manage your time effectively to meet deadlines in spite of unforeseen occurrences.

  • You love collaboration and have a creative spirit

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments and prioritize well

What You'll Do

  • Create, manage and optimize paid search, display, shopping, and video campaigns in Google and Bing

  • Create, manage and optimize paid social campaigns on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Instagram

  • Write ad copy for all platforms

  • Work collaboratively with Client Strategists to discuss account performance, goals, and recommendations

  • Oversee and report on campaign performance for your paid media clients

  • Write monthly executive summaries outlining campaign performance and results

  • Communicate regularly with Client Strategists and other cross-functional team members to ensure client goals are being met

  • Develop and implement paid media strategies for new clients

  • Seamlessly onboard new paid media clients

  • Proactively identify issues in the account and provide solutions to team members and clients

Who We Are

We’re a digital marketing agency that champions creative strategies and stays accountable to the results. With a passionate leadership team that’s 67% women, we are dedicated to transparency and we’re serious about changing the way management and business are handled. We're a proud B Corp that focuses on doing good in the world.

What We Offer

  • 100% Health and Dental coverage

  • Competitive Salary

  • 401(k) matching program

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Dog-Friendly workspace

  • Workstation stipend

Mad Fish offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and 401(k) matching, parking passes, a public transportation stipend, unlimited PTO (we mean it – our employees take 20+ days per year, no questions asked), family leave, and a workstation stipend so you can get those sweet noise-canceling headphones to do deep work. Oh, and we’re dog-friendly, so bring your best friend if you want.

Individuals seeking employment at Mad Fish are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. All individuals should apply.

Interested in applying? Please complete the form below and send a letter of interest (including salary expectations) and resume'.

The Mad Fish team will be reviewing submissions and will contact you if they are interested in scheduling a formal interview.



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