Acquire Business Background

Acquire is a NZ based trading desk that services ad agencies and direct clients for online ad campaigns. Acquire is a pioneer of online display advertising in NZ. We lead moment marketing and the automation of display, video, mobile and social advertising using programmatic, intelligent learning technologies.

Placing consecutively in the Deloitte Fast for 2016 and 2017, Acquire has NZ’s largest and most experienced programmatic team, winning the IABNZ 2018 Awards ‘Digital Agency of the Year’ and ‘Trading Desk of the Year.’

Based in Grey Lynn the emphasis is on a fun, contemporary space with a fast-growing, like-minded team of creative digital professionals. Regular social outings are held with Friday drinks marking the end of the week.

Want to join New Zealand’s most dynamic and fastest-growing programmatic team? Send your CV to today.

Positions Available at Acquire

Senior Ad Operations

In broad terms, our team is responsible for managing and optimising the programmatic ad inventory buying for many of New Zealand’s leading brands - and for achieving KPI’s for campaigns and campaign profitability.

About the Job

Breaking it down, it looks a bit like this:

  • You will have to work with management to understand our client’s requirements, then come-up with strategies to meet them

  • You will have to process a large volume of data and conduct detailed investigations into accuracy and integrity

  • You will need the ability to work on multiple DSPs and maintain accurate unified reporting for the same

  • You will need to be able to analyse data to identify trends and patterns and share the results through effective presentation (eg charts, graphs in excel or PowerPoint)

  • We’ll train you and grow your skill set on the job!

Should I Apply

If you have the following, we’d love to chat!

  • Bachelors degree in Marketing / Information Technology / Computer Science

  • A strong analytical mind with the ability to process information logically

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Strong data interpretation skills and the ability to work with numbers

  • Self-starter – must be productive with minimal direction

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, technical, cross-functional environment

  • Excellent visual design sense regarding clear and accurate presentation of data

  • Experience with DSPs / Ad Network / DMPs

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Proficiency in HTMLs, JavaScripts, Web debugging tools will help

  • The ability to develop strong client relationships and solid supplier partnerships

  • The will to constantly up-skill and keep abreast of changing technology

  • Familiarity with the Internet industry and online advertising sector is a plus

  • NZ Resident or current NZ Work Visa

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