Associate, Digital Ad Operations CoS-EMEA

  • The Netherlands
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Associate, Digital Ad Operations CoS-EMEA

Job description

VICE’s Digital Media team in Amsterdam is looking for an ad operator to traffick and manage the digital advertising campaigns on the platforms of VICE and its partners in our “Center of Service” markets, consisting of Belgium, the Nordics, Iberia, Italy and MENA.


Role and responsibilities:

Report to the Manager, Digital Ad Operations EMEA in order to:

  • Manage digital media campaigns to ensure that they are well prepared within VICE's campaign management systems and align with set processes

  • Traffic, monitor and optimise campaigns in Google DFP Premium and Google Ad Exchange, VICE’s primary ad serving platform and supply-side platform (SSP) respectively

  • Work alongside VICE’s internal design studio, external design agencies/vendors/traffic departments, 3rd party verification parties, and client demand-side platforms (DSP) whenever required

  • Respond to forecasting and reporting requests from campaign planning and management team

  • Communicate any difficulties or questions with senior staff and find the best solutions

Key expectations:

  • Deliver an exemplary level of service and support for commercial teams

  • Traffic digital campaigns with the utmost accuracy and efficiency, delivering in full against key KPIs

  • Work with the Center of Service offices in the EMEA region on a daily basis


  • Degree in a technology related discipline such as IT or digital media
  • Affinity with digital advertising and a strong desire to work in this industry

  • Hands on use of SSPs such as Google Ad Exchange, Rubicon, OpenX

  • Use of DoubleClick ad serving systems such as DFP, Ad Exchange, DBM

  • Knowledge of basic javascript and HTML

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets

  • Fluent in written and spoken English. Having an understanding of the languages spoken in the Centers of Service is a plus. (Please do not apply if you do not qualify)

  • 2-3 years work experience in ad operations (Please do not apply if you do not qualify)