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Employer: FreightWaves

Are you smart, driven, curious, resourceful, and not afraid to fail? If so, we want to meet you! Our team of bold, innovative, and creative teammates is what makes us the top startup to work for. FreightWaves delivers news and commentary, data, analytics, risk management tools, and actionable market insights to the industry. If you are ready to join our team, it is time for you to apply!

Our fast-growing and data-driven media team,, is looking for an Ad Operations Specialist. Working closely with the Ad Operations Manager and Media Sales and Operations teams, you will be the expert on reporting the value and ROI delivered for clients of digital media, virtual events, and physical events. This job will allow you to build your skill set through a wide range of experience as you work to help a high-growth startup evolve into the next phase of excellence. Here are some of the other key responsibilities you’ll tackle:

  • Support FreightWaves’ Ad Operations Manager in sourcing and compiling key analytics for campaign performance reports to showcase value delivered for sponsored media assets or event sponsorships
  • Coordinate directly with client relationship managers to provide timely insights into campaign performance
  • Program ads and monitor performance using Google Ad Manager
  • Work to become an advocate for clients by recommending efforts to optimize campaigns
  • Monitor and gather creative imagery (screenshots, placements) from various client campaigns for most visual and compelling recap reports possible

What You Bring to the Table

  • Ability to scan data sets across multiple platforms and capture the most pertinent information
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple varying requests
  • Intellectual curiosity and a drive to learn new things
  • Growth mindset and passion for innovating status-quo processes and workflows
  • Passionate interest of the digital media landscape
  • Ability to tell compelling stories with a sense of visual creativity
  • Always-on mentality with the ability to adapt to shifting priorities
  • Experience/familiarity with Google Workspace applications preferred (Mail, Slides, Sheets, Docs, etc)
  • Experience with Google Marketing Platform (Ad Manager, Analytics) or other comparable platforms preferred

Our Benefits:

  • An excellent work environment, flat hierarchies, and short decision paths.
  • Competitive salary
  • Work from home
  • A generous benefits package including 100% employer-paid health, dental, vision and Life insurance, STD, LTD
  • Concierge doctor on-call
  • Stock options
  • 401k with up to 3.5% match
  • Training programs and career development opportunities
  • Student-loan reimbursement
  • Annual life achievement bonus of $2,000 for having a baby, buying a house, or getting married (max one per year)
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Audible or Kindle Unlimited subscription
  • FreightWaves strives for sustainability. We offset our carbon emissions.
  • Discount on Ford vehicles