Paid Social Advertising Manager - Sports

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Leeds, United Kingdom

The role: Paid Social Advertising Manager - Sportsbook

We are looking for a Paid Social Advertising Manager to join our busy and dynamic Performance Marketing team based in Leeds service office.

Why we need you: -

You will be responsible for the implementation, analysis and optimisation of global paid social campaigns for the groups real money brand across multiple social channels.  The role will require you to take care of day-to-day advertising campaign management and execution across social media channels, re-evaluating and optimising campaigns with a data driven approach to deliver on agreed campaign KPIs and targets.

You will ideate, develop and execute pre-approved, ground breaking, paid social campaigns for apps and websites with the aim of growing new customer acquisition, reactivation and retention to The Stars Group's market leading products ensuring the efficient delivery of the strategy within the parameters set by Group management.

You'll lead the implementation of Group management approved activities, with pre-set budgets and you will handle the day to day relationships with our internal teams such as creative studio, BI and vertical stakeholders to drive performance via sophisticated paid social marketing channels, whilst liaising with major social platforms to identify new growth opportunities to be recommended to Group management.

As part of your role, you will collaborate with teams across the Group to influence and implement initiatives that will promote the Group’s products to current and potential customers, ensuring efficiency in integrated cross channel campaigns. Recommending and supporting the implementation of new innovative marketing technology to generate campaign management efficiency and help maintain and grow direct response marketing as well as participate with integrated campaign planning and campaign executions for awareness, consideration and acquisition. You will initiate plans to test creative, messaging, user journeys and targeting to optimise performance continually.

Who are we looking for:

To be successful in this role you will have 3 years’ hands on experience- working in Paid Social platforms through execution, analysis and reporting of campaigns (Ad operation/ trafficking/campaign management). This will include tried and tested experience in executing complex & effective paid social brand and acquisition and digital experience within a high focused display video and social environment.

You'll have an excellent technical understanding of social media advertising platforms and experience in audience management, prospecting and remarketing campaigns.

As the ideal candidate: -

You will be proficient in a second/third language and have experience working with AppsFlyer or other mobile tracking technologies and ideally have gaming industry experience.

What’s in it for you?

The salary for this job is based on experience, so whilst we are not able to go into detail at this stage, we can say that we offer great salary packages and a discretionary annual performance bonus. We can also provide advice and dedicated assistance to those moving to Leeds.

We offer health and dental insurance for you, your partner and your children (if you all live at the same address). If you have a baby whilst you work for us, we will give you 1000 GBP as congratulations. In addition to that, we provide the opportunity for a discounted gym membership.

Our in-house training and development team deliver fantastic support in terms of developing your skills and helping you progress your career

What happens next?

We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we’ll invite you to a phone interview and if that goes well we’ll meet you for a face-to-face interview.

The Group

The Stars Group is the ultimate owner of industry leading gaming brands such as PokerStars, PokerStars Casino, BetStars, Full Tilt, and the PokerStars Live brands, and through its ownership of Sky Betting & Gaming, a mobile-led leading online gaming operator, licenses the Sky Bet, Sky Vegas, Sky Casino, Sky Bingo and Sky Poker online gaming brands. Collectively, these and other brands of The Stars Group have millions of registered customers globally, forming one of the world’s largest publicly listed online gaming companies. This role is in the Group’s Leeds service office in the Performance Marketing department.