The Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) Media Platforms team is responsible for the Media Agency Supply Chain. This includes third party and/or proprietary Planning, Buying, and Financial applications, tools, and resources which support the daily business operations of the DAN network of media agencies (e.g. Carat, Vizeum, iProspect, 360i). Our primary focus is to ensure the media supply chain runs as efficient as possible as well as to discover ways of optimizing business processes by implementing the right tools to help manage DAN’s growing business.
We are a group of media technology experts looking to add to our growing team, responsible for supporting critical Media Systems such as Mediaocean, Lumina, SQAD MediaTools, Adazzle and other industry or proprietary solutions. The Manager, Media Platforms will serve as an in-house expert on these solutions; perform needs analysis and identify system and workflow requirements and gaps; project manage implementations of new solutions; coordinate support and training with vendors; manage interfaces between these and other systems; and ensure effective use of these solutions.
This is a highly visible role and interacts with staff at all levels including C-Level Executives within the organization as well as external vendors. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter that has excellent communication skills, robust project management experience, and have experience with media planning, buying, and bill/pay processes and tools from an agency perspective. We are looking for someone that is passionate about delivering solutions & uncovering opportunities for efficiencies within the media supply chain. This role will report directly to the Director, Media Platforms and is based in our NYC office with a flexible working environment.