Overview Online Advertising is one of the fastest growing businesses in the world, with nearly $200 billion of the addressable $600 billion media advertising market already online and a double-digit global growth rate. Microsofts strategy for capitalizing on this market opportunity within display, video & native advertising is to partner with world-class demand and technology partners to bring the best advertising solutions to the Microsoft ecosystem. We are the Microsoft Display Advertising team within MSA and we are focused on enabling optimal monetization strategies for our Owned & Operated and 3rd party publishers; MSN, Outlook, Skype, Xbox, Microsoft Casual Games & Windows 3rd Party App Developers.Our vision is to make display, video & native advertising a meaningful contributor to Microsoft preference for both developers and consumers alike; our teams charter is to manage a growing and profitable advertising business for Microsoft publishers. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of driving innovation & deep collaboration in the digital ad ecosystem with experience working across Display, Native or Video supply & demand-side platforms. The candidate must have the ability to build trust, facilitate consensus building across diverse groups, drive change management, while demonstrating excellent communication and time management skills. The candidate must have the proven ability to remove obstacles and deliver lasting results within a distributed technical environment. The candidate must play nice with others, have a humble service mindset, the ability to pull together teams of diverse backgrounds and be a highly motivated self-starter.
Qualifications 5+ years of leadership experience in product management, business program management or technical partner management 5+ years of experience delivering high quality online products or services in media, publishing, mobile application development or advertising technology companies Extensive knowledge of advertising market trends, industry players, new technologies & emerging business models Exceptional cross-group collaboration working within Microsoft and across partner and customers Working knowledge of supply-side platforms, exchange/RTB technologies, including publisher tagging, ad call flow, ad reporting and operational troubleshooting Excellent communicator with exceptional written and oral communication skills; comfort presenting complex concepts to varying audiences, including senior executives Strong organizational skills with the ability to manage complex projects concurrently Desire and ability to understand and apply new technologies and strategies to evolving businesses Brings a positive attitude, high energy and possess a strong work ethic with a high level of self-accountability and drive Able to demonstrate a high level of integrity, and a desire for delivering high quality outcomes and lasting customer value
Associated topics: chief program officer, cpo, manage, manager, management, monitor, product manager, project manager, relationship manager, task