Manager, Ad Operations, WildBrain Spark

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/10/2020 3:03 PM)
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Find a job that let’s your imagination run wild!

WildBrain is made up of a team of innovators and creators who bring industry-leading kids’ content and brands to families globally. We inspire imagination, put creativity first, and believe in the power of storytelling. We are constantly connecting the powers of our global team, making WildBrain a collaborative, openminded and passionate environment to work in.


To work at WildBrain means you get to create stories that lets imaginations run wild. Join our team today to become part of the story!


The Role


WildBrain Spark is looking for an Manager, Ad Operations to join our Ad Sales team! Reporting to VP Advertising Sales and based in NYC, you will work with the team in setup, management and support of digital campaigns.  You will work closely with Ad Sales team to coordinate technical operations and ad servicing.


What You’ll Do:

  • Implement and manage ad campaigns across our digital platforms
  • Analyze performance data to develop and implement campaign optimization strategies
  • Prepare and send ad specifications based on the campaign and provide clients with reporting
  • Forecast ad supply and launch digital video ad campaigns on YouTube and various other platforms
  • Be a strong communicator and liaise internally across departments such as sales, marketing, data and research
  • Complete complex brands and agency media templates with operational details


What You’ll Bring:

  • 5-7 years experience in digital ad ops role
  • Familiarity working with YouTube Partner Sales Program
  • Made for Kids experience an asset
  • Experience with ad software – GAM, Google Ads, DV360
  • Knowledge of third party ad tech vendors such as DSP, SSP, DMP, Verification, Viewability, IVT, IAS, Double Verify, Nielsen, Comscore
  • Strong excel skills


What We Offer:


Working at WildBrain is more than a job — it’s the opportunity to join forces with extraordinary, insightful and imaginative people who will recognize your talents and encourage your professional growth and development in a work environment that promotes creativity and individuality. We offer competitive family-focused benefits, we invest in our people and their future with RRSP matching, plus bonus time-off, because you deserve it!


WildBrain provides an atmosphere free from barriers in order to promote inclusion, equity and diversity. We celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders and external partners. WildBrain fosters an environment that respects people’s dignity, ideas and beliefs, thereby ensuring equity and diversity in employment. We demonstrate our commitment to this by providing a supportive work environment and a corporate culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. WildBrain accommodates people with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process. Applicants are encouraged to make their needs known in advance if accommodation is required.



About WildBrain:


At WildBrain we make great content for kids and families. With approximately 13,000 half-hours of filmed entertainment in our library – one of the world’s most extensive – we are home to such brands as Peanuts, Teletubbies, Strawberry Shortcake, Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Johnny Test and Degrassi. Our shows are seen in more than 150 countries on over 500 telecasters and streaming platforms. WildBrain’s portfolio spans all areas of the entertainment industry: WildBrain Studios, where we develop and produce hit animated and live actions series; WildBrain Television, which is composed of prominent kids’ television channels in Canada (Family Channel, Family CHRGD, Family Jr. and Télémagino); home to Peanuts Worldwide; brand management to some of the world’s most-loved kids brands; celebrated global licensing and distribution teams with WildBrain CPLG, and a leading children’s YouTube network in WildBrain Spark, one of the largest networks of kids’ channels on YouTube, with over 168 million subscribers.

WildBrain is headquartered in Canada with offices worldwide and trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: WILD). Visit to learn more!


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