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Media Account Director

Media Account Management, Beijing

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery and distribution platform that now serves over 360 billion editorial and video recommendations to over 1 billion unique visitors every month.  Publishers, marketers, and agencies leverage Taboola's platform to retain users on their sites, monetize their traffic, and distribute their content to drive high-quality audiences. Taboola's technology analyzes real-time user data (such as geography, device type, referral source, collaborative filtering, and social media trends) to predict the top handful of items a user may want to consume next. Taboola's partners include a wide network of top tier publisher sites, including: MSN, NBC Universal, USA TODAY, Business Insider, Bloomberg and The Weather Channel.
The Account Director will be responsible directly  for managing a team of Account managers across several markets together with managing a book of business and identifying up-sell/optimization opportunities at scale. The ideal candidate will be a strong leader, analytical and have outstanding relationship management skills.
Responsibilities and skills:

  • Manage and grow relationships with media clients and agencies through a high performing account management team.
  • Understand the organisation’s business needs and develop relationships at all levels – working closely with the Country Managers and Regional Heads.
  • Monitor and analyse metrics and proactively take steps to improve results across the region, through the wider account management team
  • Communicate regularly with AM groups across the global offices, staying up to date with best practices, adopting and adjusting them to the APAC market in collaboration with Regional Director
  • Oversee Campaign launches across the team
  • Campaign Management – Working with the AM team to help them hit their campaign goals, budgeting and scaling – mentoring and coaching them in order to help them grow their accounts and grow professionally
  • Proactive Consultation - ensuring that clients are following the best practices and maximizing every opportunity to achieve account success on the platform.
  • Mentor and lead a multi-lingual team across the region
  • Be an expert in all things Taboola, sharing your knowledge with the AM team to ensure continuous improvement and knowledge building.
  • Being a thought leader in all Digital Advertising topics
  • Working successfully with Agencies and Key Global brands to increase Taboola's awareness and European footprint

Requirements:

  • Prior Senior Account Management role in Adtech.
  • Strong analytical skills to collect business intelligence by conversing with clients and monitoring/identifying trends in data and in generated reports
  • Experience managing performance/direct response campaigns
  • Significant experience of creating presentation decks with PowerPoint
  • Outstanding relationship management and customer service skills
  • Experience of managing accounts from more than one location – essential
  • Experience in optimising towards higher conversion rates, and lower CPA's
  • Understanding the importance of ROI for performance advertisers
  • Excellent technological skills and ability to quickly learn what is needed to support the campaigns successful implementation and optimisation
  • Outstanding relationship management and customer-facing skills
  • A true passion for online content and in-depth knowledge of web marketing
  • Ability to lead a multi-lingual account management team and lead by example
  • Experience setting goals and managing performance to get the best out of the individual and the wider team
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Publisher Account Director - China

Publisher Account Management, Beijing

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery and distribution platform that now serves over 360 billion editorial and video recommendations to over 1 billion unique visitors every month.

Publishers, marketers, and agencies leverage Taboola's platform to retain users on their sites, monetize their traffic, and distribute their content to drive high-quality audiences. Taboola's technology analyzes real-time user data (such as geography, device type, referral source, collaborative filtering, and social media trends) to predict the top handful of items a user may want to consume next. Taboola's partners include a wide network of top tier publisher sites, including: MSN, NBC Universal, WELT, Techcrunch, Business Insider, Bloomberg and The Weather Channel.
Taboola is headquartered in New York City, and also has offices across the globe in Los Angeles, London, Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Bangkok, São Paulo, Shanghai, Beijing, Seoul, Istanbul, and Tokyo.

Taboola is looking for an Account Director to join our fast growing APAC team here in China, leading the Publisher Account Management team in China.  Taboola is one of the fastest growing global start-ups in digital media and the leader in content recommendation. Our account managers are recognised as the best in the industry and are essential to the ongoing growth of our business. They have expertise in all fields in publishing (editorial, monetisation, audience, product, data).
Your clients would be among the world’s leading publishers and you would be responsible for upselling existing premium partners, tracking performance and providing regular strategic direction for new opportunities to improve performance, managing of your team of Account Managers. The account management team is uniquely responsible for building and optimising existing relationships by identifying and presenting new initiatives to publishers to improve performance and revenues. 
Responsibilities and skills:

  • Be the face of Taboola  for your premium Publisher network
  • Understand the organisation’s business needs and develop relationships at all levels: business development, sales team, editorial team, marketing team, data team, product team
  • Monitor and analyse metrics, proactively take steps to improve results and grow revenue
  • Fully comprehend the technology, revenue ecosystem and client needs/requirements in order to intelligently identify new opportunities and upsell the platform
  • Communicate business intelligence from clients to the product management team in regards to new product development features
  • Manage and motivate your team of account managers

Requirements:

  • Experience as a senior Account Manager or Account Director in the Ad-tech/Digital space previously is preferred
  • People management experience is preferred
  • Outstanding relationship management and commercial acumen
  • Very strong analytical skills to collect business intelligence for both internal and external needs
  • High attention to detail, organized with strong communication skills
  • Self-starter with the will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment
  • Concise and structured
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Publisher Sales Manager China

Publisher Sales, Beijing

 
Taboola is looking for an experienced, deal-oriented sales professional who can identify, source and structure partnerships independently. As Publisher Sales Manager, your role will be to secure new publishers for the Taboola network.
Recognized as the world’s leading content discovery platform, Taboola recommends editorial and sponsored content across many of the world’s most highly-trafficked sites. We help publishers monetize their content and drive higher engagement. We enable brands to surface their content to the right audience at-scale. And above all, we help people discover content they may like yet never knew existed.
Responsibilities:

  • Sell the Taboola platform to clients by interacting with the right stakeholders
  • Manage a robust pipeline and accurately forecast new business closure rate and revenue booked
  • Independently build a large pipeline of leads, pursue them and close deals
  • Manage presentations, build relationships and negotiate contracts
  • Interact with our project implementation team to effectively manage client expectations and ensure successful implementation of our widgets and technology
  • Work closely with the account management team to manage and develop long-term client relationships
  • Proactively seek market feedback on the Taboola platform and work with product team to help develop market-leading functionality

Requirements:
Demonstrate a deep knowledge of the China digital publishing landscape, an understanding of digital technology and revenue ecosystem
Native Mandarin speaker with experience structuring and negotiating deals with China digital publishers or media companies
Fluent in English
Proven communication, presentation and negotiation skills
Technology-savvy and able to learn quickly
The will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment
Energetic, can-do attitude to work.
Strong work ethic and the desire to go the extra mile in order to achieve the best in your work

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Media Account Manager - China market

Media Account Management, Beijing

Taboola is looking for a dedicated, Account Manager to develop and grow our clients’ businesses, strengthen client relationships and serve as a source of valuable insight to their clients. The China  market is a key market to secure Taboola's growth and hence of central focus to the business. As such this role is geared towards experienced Account Managers who have a passion for great client service.
Responsibilities and skills:

  • Campaign setup – handling of first level technical requests -  implementation of conversion tracking codes, targeting, spending caps, pacing, etc. - and escalation of second level technical requests to Ad Ops in order to launch a campaign successfully
  • building strategic partnerships with Taboola customers 
  • Campaign Management – Working with clients to help them hit their campaign goals, budgeting and scaling
  • Creative Management  –  getting the RSS feeds, tracking codes, images and headlines from the client and upselling to get more content and a/b testing
  • Proactive Consultation - ensuring that clients are following the best practices and maximizing every opportunity to achieve account success on the platform.
  • Reporting – analysing and creating custom reports for clients where necessary
  • Strategic Book of Business Management - service clients in accordance to importance and potential within their portfolio, spotting abilities to scale, product rollout potential and further client needs

Requirements:

  • Experience managing campaigns
  • Fluent Mandarin is a must
  • Hungry to upsell, and aware of the opportunities involved for clients looking for infinite scale
  • Experience in optimising campaigns towards higher conversion rates, and lower CPA's
  • Understanding the importance of ROI for performance advertisers
  • Proven results in a customer-facing role - specific examples will be expected
  • Excellent technological skills and ability to quickly learn what is needed to support the campaigns successful implementation and optimisation
  • Entrepreneurial mindset where client focused proactivity and hunger for success will be encouraged and rewarded
  • Strong analytical skills to collect business intelligence by conversing with clients and monitoring/identifying trends in data and in generated reports
  • Outstanding relationship management and customer-facing skills
  • A true passion for online content and in-depth knowledge of web marketing
  • A can – do attitude
  • Willing to travel for business, approx. 2-3 times per quarter
  • The will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment and learn, learn, learn!
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Media Sales Manager - China

Media Sales, Beijing

Taboola is looking for enthusiastic, results-driven sales professional to pursue, negotiate and close deals for the China market.   Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery and distribution platform with more than 10+ billion recommendations served every day and over 5+ million pieces of content in our marketplace. Taboola’s service is used by publishers to recirculate their own traffic by generating personalized on-site content recommendations. Taboola also enables agencies, brands & publishers to acquire high quality traffic and unique-users by recommending their content as third party content, which populates Taboola’s widgets throughout our network of Tier 1 publishers. Those publishers include Sanook Online, Matichon, Kao-Sod, NDTV, Yahoo Japan. Taboola runs campaigns for companies such as Fairfax Domain, Flight Center, Lite 'n Easy, Motley Fool, Vice Media, and many more
We are looking for a high performing and self-driven Sales Manager.
The successful candidate should have significant experience in China markets and will be able to leverage a pre-existing network of advertisers and marketers to bring a high volume of new advertising clients and brands to the Taboola China network content supply.  You will be expected to identify, engage and cement similar contracts in order to expand and diversify offered content. The candidate should be a strong, deal-oriented professional who loves to sell! Responsibilities and skills: 

  • Gain an understanding of digital technology & revenue ecosystem and be able to explain product benefits within this context
  • Sell multiple products to clients by finding the right stakeholders for each product, without digressing from a coherent product message and overall strategy
  • Manage a robust pipeline and accurately forecast new business closure rate and revenue booked
  • Work closely with country manager of China to consistently achieve and exceed revenue goals.
  • Interact with the Account Management team to effectively manage client expectations and ensure successful campaign management
  • Convey field intelligence to product management teams in regard to development features
  • Independently build a large pipeline of leads, pursue them and close deals.
  • Manage presentations, build relationships and negotiate contracts within the Chinese Market
  • Participate in a number of key sales and marketing events to energetically support and maximize the revenue potential from events in market which Taboola takes a key sponsorship position. 

Requirements: 

  • significant sales experience in China  markets with ability to leverage a pre-existing network of advertisers and marketers to bring a high volume of new advertising clients and brands to the Taboola China network
  • A true passion for online content, and a strong sales drive with an ability to build strategic partnerships
  • Strong analytical skills to collect business intelligence by conversing with clients and monitoring/identifying trends in data and in generated reports
  • Excellent technological skills and ability to quickly learn what is needed to support the campaigns successful implementation and optimization
  • Native Chinse with Excellent written and conversational English
  • The will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment and learn, learn, learn!
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