DEPT®/Digital Marketing

Account Director, Programmatic (DMUS) – US Remote

Roles open in: Denver, Portland, San Diego, San Francisco, Salt Lake City

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Department Digital Marketing

Employment type Employee

Account Director, Programmatic (DMUS) – US Remote


We are pioneers at heart. What this means, is that we are always leaning forward, thinking of what we can create tomorrow that does not exist today. We were born digital and we are a new model of agency, with a deep skillset in tech and marketing. That’s why we hire curious, self-driven, talented people who never stop innovating.

Our culture is big enough to cope and small enough to care. Meaning, that with people across 20+ countries, we’re big enough to provide you with the best tools, global opportunities, and benefits that help you thrive. While acting small by investing in you, your growth, your team, and giving you the autonomy to solve our clients' problems, no matter where you are in the world. 



Our Account Director, Programmatic is responsible for leading a group of programmatic clients and client team(s) at DEPT®. This role will work cross-functionally with our Client Services team and other paid media leads to deliver integrated media solutions. This role will also require that you partner closely with our Integrated Media Strategy and Decision Sciences teams on client engagements and build the best possible cross-channel solutions for the brands we work with. 

Our Account Director of Programmatic is responsible for leading successful Programmatic campaigns through media buying sophistication and operational excellence. This position is responsible for leading and mentoring a team of Associate Directors, Account Managers and Coordinators.

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Embedding yourself and key programmatic team members in with our client services team in order to provide client first recommendations and programmatic leadership 
  • Cultivating and maintaining successful client relationship
  • Strong problem solving, strategic mindset and communication skills
  • A self-starter attitude and proven ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Driving programmatic strategy and improving client performance
  • Providing feedback and strategic guidance to your account teams
  • Leading, mentoring, and managing team members
  • Promoting our core values and driving a positive work environment/culture
  • Driving innovation and pushing past the status quo 

You’ll need to have:

  • 5+ years of programmatic media experience, preferably in CTV, display, video and some exposure to native, audio and OOH
  • Strong experience in Amazon DSP plus a variety of additional DSPs (Trade Desk & DV360 preferred), as well as ad servers 
  • Proven prior work experience managing a team of direct reports / team members and demonstrated ability to mentor and develop direct reports into more senior roles
  • Strong problem solving, strategic mindset and communication skills

Additional things that will impress us:

  • Being a deck-building story telling wizard 
  • Deep experience in Google Analytics, Google Ads, Facebook Ad Manager, and other ad tech
  • Experience in data analysis and visualization (Data Studio, Tableau, etc.)
  • Successful track record of crafting and participating in sales pitches and audits



We are a collaborative, open-door, best-idea-wins environment that fosters personal and company growth and has fun doing it. Here is a snapshot of our  benefits package:

  • Healthcare, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • 401k plan, plus matching
  • PTO
  • Paid Company Holidays
  • Parental Leave

The anticipated salary range for this position is $107,000 – $150,000. Salary is based on a range of factors that include relevant experience, expertise, and organizational impact. This is based on a 40-hour workweek and leveling. Keep in mind, we're flexible. 



DEPT® is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We believe our work is its best when our people feel safe and free to be themselves. We’re committed to an inclusive and barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace, regardless of anyone’s identity, background, beliefs, lifestyle or disabilities. So tell us about any accommodations you need. It’s totally confidential and only used to make sure you feel fully supported at every step. 

DEPT® participates in E-Verify, meaning your Form I-9 information will be sent to the federal government to confirm you are authorized to work in the U.S. 

We are a B Corp-certified company passionate about purpose-driven work.  Our hope is that you can feel good about the contributions DEPT® is making to the world and we always have an open door for your ideas in making the world a better place. 

DEPT® is a pioneering technology and marketing services company that creates integrated end-to-end digital experiences for brands such as Google, KFC, Philips, Audi, Twitch, Patagonia, eBay and more. Its team of 2,500+ digital specialists across 30+ locations on 5 continents delivers pioneering work on a global scale with a boutique culture. 

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