Work in Sports Newsletter vol 39

Genius Sports Featured Job, The Game Day Company Profile, and Top/New Pro jobs of the week!

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In the last week, we’ve added over 40 new jobs to our job board with more being added each day! This week, our featured job is Senior Programmatic Account Manager with Genius Sports, and we break down The Game Day from a hiring perspective. Top & New jobs this week come from the Boston Celtics, San Francisco 49ers, NFL, Tennessee Titans, NBA, Dallas Mavericks, G3 Marketing, StarStock, Hard Rock Stadium, and more!

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Organization Hiring Profile

Organization: The Game Day

Industry: Sports Betting, Sports Media & Entertainment

Location: New York City

# of Openings: 10

# of Employees: 65

Category of open roles: Design, Sales, Social Media, Video

Featured Job: Social Community Platform Manager (Basketball) - Apply below

Featured Job of the Week

Senior Programmatic Account Manager

Organization: Genius Sports

Location: New York City, NY

Overview: As a Programmatic Account Manager, you will be responsible for building out custom digital advertising campaigns within the rapidly growing Digital Marketing division. To be considered for this role, you will be able to demonstrate a broad understanding of the programmatic marketing industry and have previous experience of Demand Side Platforms. Ideally, you will have exceptional client management experience or at least be looking for this as the next step in your career.

  • Work closely with clients to educate them on audience targeting, data management and programmatic buying and other Digital Channels.

  • Give insight to sales and management teams throughout the sales cycle.

  • Work closely with Trading team, monitoring campaigns and reporting results to clients.

  • Work with DSP providers to address issues as they arise.

  • Research publisher opportunities in key territories.

  • Managing an existing book of business - including new client on boarding, upselling, cross-selling and renewing accounts.

Why we like it?

Genius Sports is the official data, technology and commercial partner that powers the ecosystem connecting sports, betting and media. A trusted partner to over 500 sports organizations, the company captures the highest quality data for many of the world’s largest leagues and federations such as the NFL, NBA, MLB, English Premier League, Serie A, FIBA and the NCAA. This specific position will work with various parts of the Genius Sports organization ranging from the internal trading team to new clients. A successful candidate will get the chance to fully immerse in the sports betting industry while building innovative digital media and ad tech skills.

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