Facebook Media Buyer, UA

Posted: 1/5/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Branding, Digital Marketing, Social Media
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Universal’s Games & Digital Platforms division is looking for a social media marketing specialist to join our performance marketing/user acquisition team. Reporting to our Sr. Director, Performance Marketing, this person will be instrumental in growing Universal’s gaming network. This manager will be data-driven, results oriented, creative and have the ability to examine how performance-driven social advertising differs from other aspects of digital marketing. Ideal candidates are naturally curious, will know the ins and outs of buying on social platforms, strive to stay on top of the ever-changing trends and are experts at executing testing plans while maintaining scale.

What You’ll Do:
  • Oversee and manage a growing performance marketing portfolio on Facebook
  • Use a data-driven approach to evaluate, analyze and execute strategies for paid campaigns across Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat optimizing against ROAS and LTV
  • Organize strategy sessions and creative brainstorms with cross functional teams to establish streamlined campaign execution across multiple targets, geos, platforms and/or demographics
  • Provide weekly and monthly KPI reports to senior members of the marketing and leadership team
  • Effectively communicate with advertising partners to drive efficient campaign performance and scale
  • Use data to drive marketing decisions


  • Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in marketing, finance, economics or equivalent
  • 2+ years successfully managing results-oriented customer acquisition campaigns across various media channels
  • Expert knowledge in paid social media advertising, specifically Facebook and Instagram
  • Proven ability managing and efficiently optimizing large budgets across a portfolio
  • Experience working in a metric-driven role focused on ROI
  • Proven Data Analysis and Excel experience


    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Aptitude to work outside of your comfort zone and get things done quickly
  • Experience working in gaming industry a plus
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Experience working with data visualization tools a plus. i.e.. Tableau or Looker
  • Working knowledge of SQL is a plus

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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