Metroland Media

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    Job Location(s) CA-ON-Toronto
    Posted Date 3 months ago(7/12/2019 2:07 PM)
    Job Title
    Ad Operations Specialist - 6 Month Contract
    Job Category
    Job Type
    Temporary Full Time
    Number of Positions



    Metroland Media is a dynamic Media Company delivering vital business and community information to millions of readers across Ontario each week. With a healthy product offering in-print, online, trade shows and distribution networks, no target is unreachable. We are Ontario's largest and most successful community news and information source, provides local news and multi-media marketing solutions in Canada's heartland.


    Metroland's diverse array of on-line products are visited by over 4 million unique visitors each month and print products are in the hands of more than 4.5 million customers a week. We continuously bringing new and acquired online products to market in order to provide our customers with a one-stop, comprehensive marketing solution. 




    As an Ad Operations Specialist, you will primarily be responsible for the day-to-day advertising operations of Metroland and Toronto Star networks through scheduling, targeting and testing digital campaigns.



    • Traffic, test and maintain digital campaigns including scheduling and launching of campaigns
    • Analyze campaign performance to provide suggestions where there are opportunities
    • Review all incoming creative and ensure campaigns deliver on pace and in full
    • Troubleshoot any ad creative issues that affect tracking, implementation, delivery or reporting
    • Work directly with internal customers and recommend campaign modifications
    • Provide on-call support for after hours ad-related emergencies as necessary


    • Diploma or Degree in Advertising or in a related field
    • Minimum 1+ years of trafficking experience with a strong understanding of ad systems
    • Strong Technical Knowledge of HTML/HTML5, Javascript, VAST/VPAID and debugging web software
    • Proficient with Microsoft Work, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook and understanding of specific web technologies
    • Strong written and verbal communication and competent listener
    • Creative problem solving and quality decision making in a fast-paced, deadline driven and demanding environment
    • Ability to manage time and prioritize tasks appropriately and effective organizational skills with a strong attention to detail
    • Self-starter with the capability of taking initiative and driven for results
    • Superior customer skills and interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with different departments to optimize campaign performance



    Metroland is committed to accessibility in employment and to ensuring equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. In compliance with AODA, Metroland will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request. If you are selected for an interview and you require accommodation due to a disability during the recruitment process, please notify the hiring manager upon scheduling your interview.


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