Video Inventory Manager

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Brentford, Middlesex
27 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Digital, Video
Business Type
Media Owner
Contract Type
Video Inventory Manager
Sky Media Osterley

Sky Media is seeking an experienced analyst to join the Digital Operations Team. As a member of the Digital Operations Team, this position will play a critical role in managing supply and demand balance of video inventory, maximizing revenue and identifying opportunities to grow revenue through various types of analysis, strategy and business recommendations.

Key Responsibilities:

* Develop thorough understanding of Sky's digital suite of Ad Products, Ad Revenue streams and relevant advertising revenue metrics
* Monitor trends across video ad product bookings and keep check on fill rates of various inventory buckets to come up with proactive recommendations to increase yield and optimization.
* Work with publisher management and content management teams to give inventory management and acquisition directions based on demand- directing them on volume and pricing both
* Analyse revenue and inventory implications of any proposed modifications within product, inventory, pricing and/or operations
* Work on complex data from different sources, generate hypothesizes, relate back to current business issues, concisely synthesize, and make recommendations to various levels of management
* Manage the deliveries of regular and ad hoc data by using multiple sources (Freewheel, DFP, DSM, Omniture, Media Planning Systems, Internal Databases, comScore, etc.) to assist senior management/business owners in understanding the booking and inventory landscape- direct analytics team in building automate dashboards for quick decision making process

Your Skills:

* Minimum 2 to 3 years of experience with digital advertising industry working with digital ad operations or inventory management team
* Knowledge of video ad products, ad servers
* Knowledge of linear video process and compliance
* High proficiency in Excel; knowledge of and ability to use SQL to pull data are critical requirements for success on the job
* Attention to detail: A deep commitment to accuracy and thoroughness in all analysis and reporting tasks
* Excellent interpersonal, written and communication skills
* Previous experience in business consulting, with particular emphasis on quantitative modelling, is a strong plus

The Perks

As a valued employee of Sky, you'll benefit from a free Sky+HD premium package, an excellent pension scheme, private health care and a share save scheme. There's a range of other benefits to help you make valuable tax and national insurance savings too.

It's our people that make Sky the UK and Ireland's leading Entertainment Company. That's why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.