Campaign Planner

Role: Campaign Planner (other titles that are relevant to this role are: Campaign Manager, Media Planner/Manager/Buyer, Ad Ops Manager, Advertising Manager)

Location: Remote/Bath - UK-based only

Closing Date: 28/02/2021

Type: (Full-time, Permanent) 2pm - 10pm GMT working hours


About Network N

Network N is a global media business specializing in the gaming industry.  We have a publishing arm consisting of a dozen owned websites including PCGamesN.com, and over 100 network site partners such as TrueAchievements.com.  We produce class-leading content for clients via our creative agency team, and work with publishers and advertisers to unlock audience value.  The company is based in Bath, UK.


Working at Network N

We’re a fun and friendly company offering a relaxed working environment with offices in central Bath.

Our employees are what makes us successful so it is only fair we give plenty in return including:

  • 28 days holiday

  • Auto-enrolment pension

  • Competitive salary

  • Profit share scheme for all

  • EMI scheme (after one year of service)

  • Employee Assistance Programme

  • Techscheme

  • Cyclescheme

  • Staff social events, including Christmas & summer parties


The Role

The Campaign Planner is a critical role within Network N, working to execute and manage ad campaigns to the absolute highest standard, and ensuring that KPIs and objectives are met to certify client satisfaction. This is an opportunity for someone with a focused attitude who wants to immerse themselves in various aspects of the digital advertising space. You may come from a project management or planning background and have a keen interest in the gaming sector. You should also be confident managing and analysing data and crucially have excellent interpersonal skills. 


You will manage Network N’s portfolio of campaigns alongside the Head of Campaign Management. Success will come with making yourself an expert in client needs, goals and challenges, and crafting campaigns in tandem with the Account team that match client briefs.

*Please note that this will work closely with US clients and therefore the successful candidate must be able to work from 2pm - 10pm GMT.


Responsibilities include:

  • Actively participating in the creation of custom brief responses alongside the Sales team, which includes providing ad inventory forecasts, ad format selection, known proven strategies, and new ideas that fulfil the client request. 

  • Management and setup of all ad campaigns within Network N. This includes the execution of all elements of ad campaigns, which will require coordination of multiple internal departments within Network N to accomplish. 

  • Providing the highest level of customer service to both clients and internal Network N teams.

  • Working with Sales to recognise additional opportunities to unlock revenue.

  • Managing campaigns timelines and ensuring that deadlines are adhered to.

  • Managing and organising all campaign assets.

  • Maintaining up to date knowledge of all Network N ad tech, execution options, and custom content solutions. 

  • Leading and executing custom content campaigns, which includes liaising with other internal departments for ideas and assets. 

  • Working with the Ad Operations team on campaign troubleshooting and optimising. 

  • Communicating to Account Managers all campaign updates, issues, or other relevant information over the campaign period. 

  • Updating project management tools with accuracy and attention to detail.


Skills and experience

  • Substantial and demonstrable experience of planning/project management, operations or account management experience, preferably in digital marketing. 

  • A proven track record of successfully building strong relationships with both internal teams, and external clients. 

  • A passion for translating data into action, and uncovering extra opportunities by analysing campaign details.  

  • Desire to work in a fast growing Games Entertainment media business

  • Comprehensive knowledge of games and gaming trends. 

  • Ability to manage multiple projects with overlapping timelines. 

  • Ability to problem solve quickly and proactively troubleshoot.

  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to collaborate and positively influence internal resources across the organisation. 

  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office, G-Suite, and project management tools. 

  • Familiarity with display advertising, branded content, affiliate marketing, and lead generation. 

  • Knowledge of 3rd party ad servers (Sizmek, Google DCM), and ad verification partners (IAS, DV, MOAT) 

  • A self-motivated and positive attitude, with the ability to multi-task and the desire to learn quickly. 

    You must have the right to work in the UK by start of employment. 


If this sounds like the role for you, apply with a covering letter and CV.

Please note that this role is based either in our offices in Bath or can be fully remote, based in the UK. The working hours of this role match US timezone and will be 2pm - 10pm GMT. 



NO AGENCIES PLEASE