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Affiliate Manager - 6 month FTC

Job Description

Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Affiliate Manager to join a well-established internal digital team at Virgin Media on a 6 month fixed term contract and contribute to the growth within the partner network., You will work alongside a team of affiliate experts, reporting into Senior Performance Marketing Manager, while shaping the framework of how we approach affiliate advertising going forward.

Candidate Description

A successful candidate will have a strong hands-on experience in planning, activating and optimising large scale affiliate campaigns. You are commercially aware and have a proven record of negotiating affiliate commissions and exposure. You are comfortable presenting campaign analysis to the wider team and making data driven decisions.

You will be responsible for ensuring that we deliver innovative acquisition campaigns that meet sales and commercial performance objectives. You will also work closely with internal teams, such as digital delivery, online sales and commercial.

Must haves:

  • Extensive hands on experience of working within AWIN or other affiliate networks

  • Understanding of affiliate tracking and ability to trouble shoot tracking issues yourself, as well as working together with the affiliate network

  • Experience in delivering large affiliate campaigns and using data to drive performance

  • Understanding of affiliate paid search activity

  • Experience in conducting A/B testing for affiliate landing pages

    Other stuff we're looking for:

  • Knowledge of API or product feeds

  • Experience launching new products in the affiliate channel

  • Knowledge of ISP/telecoms industry

  • Implement strategies to drive more acquisition while keeping to a healthy ROI

  • Experience in analysing large sets of data to identify retrospective and future trends

  • Experience in forecasting and budgeting

  • GA 360

  • Ability to work in an agile environment with a fast moving digital team

  • Minimum 1 year work experience in a similar role,

  • Self-starter with a positive can-do attitude

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Commercially aware

  • Ability/desire to work in a fast-paced environment and prioritise accordingly

  • Ability/desire to work remotely while still staying connected to the immediate and wider teams

  • Desire to be at the forefront of digital marketing

  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written)

  • Proficiency in Excel and Power Point

Employer Description

Well, we're super proud of our history, helping communities to stay connected with oodles of top-notch products and services. We offer the full works - broadband, TV, mobile and landline - equipping our customers out with the very latest tech.

But it's not just what we do, but why we do it that really matters.

Our mission is to become the most recommended brand, by our people and our customers. A massive part of that journey is about how we ensure that our brilliant people have a working environment in which they can truly belong and thrive. For us, it's critical that every single person can bring, and be, their whole selves at work, and we're working hard every day to achieve this.