Affiliate Account Manager

Central London
29 Mar 2014
29 Apr 2014
Business Type
Contract Type
Full Time

Affiliate Account Manager - London - £35k

The Company:
This is the media division of one of the hottest creative agencies in London, so if you aspire to working in a proper full-service ad agency this is your chance.
They have high standards in everything they do and most of their clients are household names. It’s an inclusive, non-political, and genuinely fun agency environment to be part of.

The Role:
This role is to manage and drive one or more of the Company’s key clients across the aggregator and affiliate partner base. Key Responsibilities:
•    Develop and grow the affiliate channel for multiple clients through existing and new affiliate partnerships
•    Actively seek & identify new and profitable affiliates
•    Implementation of tactical plans and acquisition growth strategies
•    Communicate with affiliates on a regular basis via e-mail, phone, newsletters and forums and maximise their profitability
•    Provide weekly updates of marketing spend by the affiliate channel and provide weekly commentary updates as required, monitoring KPIs / targets against actuals
•    Trafficking Campaigns – create click-through URLs (Creative/Text Links); plus tracking and conversion tags
The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be a proven expert in the aggregator and affiliate markets, able to demonstrate a genuine enthusiasm and passion for this area.  Combining a rigorous commitment to maximising ROI, and a proactive attitude to identify new DR opportunities. Key Skills:
•     Minimum of 2 years affiliate industry experience
•     Client facing experience (agency, network or publisher)
•    Effective relationship building
•    Analytical thinking - Interpret reported numbers and identify trends
•    Affiliate/aggregator experience within the Telco/Entertainment verticals
•    Affiliate Window (Setup & Reporting)
•    Doubleclick
•    Previous Affiliate Account Manager experience (Can be either Network/Agency side).
•    A keen interest in social media, web development & digital technologies

Why Dot-Gap
Dot-gap are ex-agency people now working in recruitment. We understand you, your industry and will not give you the hard sell.... we listen!

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