Associate Manager, Onsite Media at Walgreens

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Job Summary

As part of the Walgreens retail media execution team, the Associate Manager, Onsite Media will have the opportunity to be a part of an innovative, fast growing business unit focused on revolutionizing digital media planning and buying. This individual will be focused on supporting media campaigns that include onsite components such as sponsored products and search ads, display banners, homepage impact units and dedicated brand pages as well as mobile app placements.

The Associate Manager, Onsite Media will work closely with a number of team members, ensuring cohesion and strategic approach to activation and optimization of media to drive results for supplier campaigns. An ability to prioritize, work collaboratively while also managing independent work components and problem-solving with a team will drive toward achieving client goals.
Job Responsibilities
•Leads the implementation of marketing programs to support Walgreens products and services.
•Partners with the team to recommend action, scheduling and planning projects, estimating cost and managing projects to completion.
•Evaluates and recommends marketing opportunities consistent with business goals; provides marketing support throughout the organization.
•Implements marketing strategies and programs in collaboration with business team. Communicates new ideas to manager.
•Develops and delivers presentations and provides reports for the business to provide marketing information which may include marketing trends, competition, new products, and pricing.
•Works with external vendors and third parties to develop and maintain positive relationships. Develops and enhances internal and external partnerships.

Walgreens (walgreens.com), one of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Nasdaq: WBA), a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy. Walgreens is proud to be a neighborhood health, beauty and retail destination supporting communities across the country, and was named to FORTUNE* magazine’s 2019 Companies that Change the World list. Approximately 8 million customers interact with Walgreens in stores and online each day. As of August 31, 2019, Walgreens operates 9,277 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, along with its omnichannel business, Walgreens.com. Walgreens also provides specialty pharmacy and mail services and offers in-store clinics and other health care services throughout the United States, most of which are operated by our health care strategic partners.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 2 years of marketing or advertising experience; OR high school or GED and at least four (4) years of marketing or advertising experience
  • Knowledge of the methods, principles, and practices of marketing, advertising, and/or publishing.
  • Knowledge of tools, techniques for collecting, collating and analyzing information about existing or potential markets and market needs.
  • Experience providing customer service to internal and external customers, including meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Experience developing and delivering presentations to various audience levels within an organization.
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with project management (for example: planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives).
  • Experience with MS Office Suite
  • Willing to travel up to 15% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field such as marketing, communications, or business administration.
  • Masters Degree or MBA.
  • 1-2 years of experience working in publisher-side platforms to support onsite campaigns through yield management and ad tech software (Google Ad Manager).
  • Experience with digital ad trafficking is a plus (Campaign Manager, Atlas, Sizmek)
  • Experience in the indirect management of team members, including assisting in the development, training and assignment of work/projects to other members of a team.
  • Experience working with project/campaign budgets.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
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