Media Director

| Chicago

Job Opening: Media Director

Company background:

Strike Social harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to drive the best outcomes in YouTube and social media advertising. Through media-buying software and service, Strike Social manages 15,000+ campaigns each day for the world’s leading agencies and brands, including Beats, Fox Broadcasting, Honda, Mattel, Lionsgate and Trunk Club. With a workforce presence in 16 major markets — including headquarters in Chicago and offices in Kraków and Manila — Strike Social was recently named the No. 17 fastest-growing private company in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine. Learn more at

What You Will do

We're looking to expand our operations team! The position of media director is an executionally-based role focusing on managing the client relationship and multi-platform campaign management from ingestion to completion. Responsibilities include:

  • Manage post-sale client communication, maintaining constant communication before, during and after campaigns
  • Organize campaign information and asset management through Salesforce and internal Strike platforms
  • Coordinate paid media buying campaign management process, including campaign setup, optimization, reporting/insights and invoicing
  • Ensure 100% client satisfaction delivering paid media toward agreed-upon KPIs.

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 4-7 years of direct experience in digital media buying across all native ad platforms:
  • Facebook Ads Manager (required)
  • YouTube, Twitter, Snapchat, Pinterest, LinkedIn (preferred)
  • DSPs liked DoubleClick Bid Manager, The Trade Desk, etc. (preferred)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong data analysis background and ability to clearly communicate reporting information to leadership and the client.
  • Familiarity with Excel and ability to perform calculations with functions and formulas
  • Attention to detail

Working at Strike Social:

Strike Social is a close-knit, work-hard/play-hard environment. If you want a fun, challenging and rewarding experience, apply to join our team! Aside from standard (and generous) employee benefits, Strike offers unlimited PTO, an open office environment, casual dress code and a spectacular Loop location.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

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An open, bright and convenient office in the Loop with stunning views of the river and lake.
1 E. Wacker Drive, Chicago, IL 60601

Perks of working here

401(K) Matching
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Dental Benefits
Generous PTO
Happy Hours
Health Benefits
Unlimited Vacation
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