Senior Media Manager - Programmatic

London, Greater London
  1. Full Time
  2. Strategy
Posting date:01 Nov, 2019

Role Title: Senior Media Manager - Programmatic

Location: London, Paddington

In joining the Commercial team here at Vodafone Group you will support our people in strengthening our position as an admired company in the eyes of our customers, shareholders and employees! The team is broad; you could be working within Brand, Commercial Management, Consumer Services, Terminals, M-Pesa or Customer Experience Operations. What links us all together is that we are all customer obsessed, innovation hungry and ambitious! Are you?


In this role as Senior Media Manager – Programmatic, you will play a crucial role in Vodafone’s strategic programmatic insourcing, which represents Vodafone’s digital transformation and commitment to delivering against its operating principles of transparency, ownership and independence. Success will depend highly on your ability to work well in an extremely fast-paced and demanding environment, collaborating and influencing different teams and stakeholders as well as using your expertise.

With us you will:
  • Create a centre of excellence for Programmatic advertising, becoming a key focal point & authority for the discipline.

  • Ensure the team continuously follows the centre of excellence guidance & works with local markets to monitor performance and identify and analyse deviating patterns to generate insights for optimisation.

  • Influence and manage senior level leadership teams across different countries.

  • Drive projects and create impact through pragmatic problem-solving
Apply if you have:
  • Educated to a degree level
  • Platform certifications: Specified analytics and Ad Technology (AdServer, DSP, DMP, DCO and Analytics)

  • Experience working in a multi-national and multi-cultural set-up
  • Experience, managing and growing a team, with planning expertise across the entire media ecosystem.

  • Strong industry experience, ideally as an Account Director (Agency) on Paid Programmatic specialist.

  • Excellent numeracy, data handling, time management, prioritisation and delegation skills

  • Detailed understanding of programmatic advertising based on hands-on experience.

  • Track record of driving performance uplift and delivering results across large scale brand

  • Considerable trading experience across open exchange, PMP and buying across all media types (Audio, Video, Display, Native)


Commitment from Vodafone


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. For any technical difficulties with submitting your application, please contact


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