About the Team

We are a small and nimble team that likes to solve problems for our publishers. We get to know the ins and outs of our publishers’ businesses and make creative strategies to help them grow. Every day is different and keeps us on our toes. 

About the Job

As a //Gold Ad Operations Specialist, you will be working directly with publishers as well as the sales team to triage internal and external support tickets.  You will be responsible for understanding basic account requests as well as technical requests, labeling them accordingly, applying known solutions, or in turn escalating to tier 2 support or higher. 

What You’ll Be Doing: 

  • As an Ad Operations Specialist your responsibilities will include but not be limited to
  • Customer Support, Product Support, Technical Support communications with publishers of varying degrees of complexity 
  • Referencing & contributing to our knowledge base
  • Working out of multiple & disparate platforms and UIs
  • Ad Trafficking
  • Examining HTML to find JavaScript & CSS 
  • Constant industry learning
  • Simple data queries 
  • Ability to read, organize, and analyze data sets and provide recommendations
  • Monitor and report on monthly revenue for client invoicing
  • Develop and document standard operating procedures for new processes
  • Product Integrations of varying difficulty
  • Escalation to tier 2 support with clear and concise communication

About You

You are a self starter and able to get the job done without micromanagement. You are comfortable with change and can evolve as you learn. You are adaptive, positive, intuitive and can manage multiple competing priorities. And above all else, you have empathy for the customer.

The successful candidate will have:

  • 2+ years experience in an Ad Operations and/or Customer Service position working in a AdOps, support specialist or service desk position 
  • Publisher or programmatic experience with proficient knowledge of the ad tech landscape and Google advertising products
  • Experience with spreadsheet data manipulation and analysis in Microsoft and Google (Vlookups, Formulas, pivot tables, etc)
  • Google office suite proficiency
  • Google Ad Manager experience 
  • Strong problem solving skills with creative approaches
  • Growth Mindset: We are a growing company and need people who will take initiative, fail fast, and learn from their mistakes  to be successful in the role
  • Dangerous curiosity, not afraid to ask questions, learn about our business, our technology, our open roles, and what makes Sovrn a great place to work.
  • The skills to work independently but to also ask for help, direction, clarification when needed
  • Superb organizational skills,  strong attention to detail, deadline-driven and punctua
  • Ability to organize, multi-task, and prioritize effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication 

Bonus Points:

  • Any computer science background 
  • Basic HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SQL knowledge
  • Any other computational language knowledge a plus

This position reports to: Senior Director, Operations - UK

Location: Boulder, Colorado; New York, London

We understand that no candidate is perfectly qualified for any job. Experience comes in different forms; many skills are transferable; and passion goes a long way. Even more important than your resume is a clear demonstration of accountability impact, and the ability to thrive in a fluid and collaborative environment. We expect you to learn new things in this role, and we encourage you to apply if your experience is close to what we're looking for.

About Sovrn

Publishers create the content the world depends on for education, entertainment, and commerce. Sovrn provides products and services to tens of thousands of online publishers to help them grow, operate their business, understand their readership, and manage consumer data. Sovrn is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado with offices in San Francisco, New York, and London. 

With 10,000 customers deploying one or more products across 30,000 websites, Sovrn reaches 200M consumers across more than 3.5B pageviews everyday. Sovrn has been a leader in online publisher technology since its founding, and has been recognized by IAB, JICWEBS, and TAG for its role in combating advertising fraud and promoting pro-transparency initiatives. Sovrn is dedicated to helping content creators do more of what they love, and less of what they don’t.

Sovrn Core Values: Candid, Customer Empathy, Learning, Scrappy, Second Order Thinking

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