Facebook Lead, Marketing Science, Global Account in Singapore
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The Facebook platform offers brand advertisers limitless opportunities to reach and engage consumers across the globe. The same properties that make the Facebook platform an ideal place for brand marketing also make the platform an ideal place to conduct ad effectiveness and consumer research. The APAC Marketing Science team is seeking an experienced market research professional to partner with our largest global accounts to understand their consumers on Facebook and the effectiveness of their ad spend. This position will work with internal and external stakeholders to advise clients and the industry on measurement strategy and work with them on an ongoing basis to adopt better measurement as a way to improve business performance. To accomplish this, the person in this role will drive industry adoption of Facebook preferred measurement methods and products and design and execute empirical research for individual clients and at the industry-level. Driving good measurement with clients will require designing measurement tests and doing research to help clients understand and improve the effectiveness of their advertising across digital platforms and across media. Conclusions from this work will showcase what good measurement is and how a client can act upon it to drive business impact. In some cases the existing measurement products and approaches will not be a perfect fit for clients, verticals, or countries. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and critical thinking skills and the desire to get out on the front lines of brand advertising, and a passion for generating data-based insights. This role will challenge the candidate to not only provide strategic direction to major brand advertisers on their measurement efforts, but also to undertake original audience research, work deeply with the external research industry, and develop strategic insights into marketing on the Facebook platform. Applicants should be comfortable in a client-facing role, quantitatively oriented with experience in analyzing large datasets, focused on results, and self-motivated. This is a full time position based in our Singapore Office.
Work closely with some of Facebook’s largest multi-national advertisers to push clients to measure true business value by building and operationalizing a “learning agenda” that highlights how a client can improve business outcomes by employing better measurement techniques
Conduct in-depth standard and custom ad effectiveness studies for Facebook advertisers to understand the relative impact of different marketing strategies across digital platforms and across media, also leveraging internal survey and data analysis tools
Play a strategic role in developing the cross-platform and cross-media measurement approaches and agendas for large advertisers
Lead client conversations and influences client measurement thinking
Design tests to showcase the power of good measurement using client data and FB or third party technology tools
Serve as the contact for key strategic advertiser relationships as they pertain to measurement
Provide feedback to and collaborate with Product, R&D, and Partnerships to identify opportunities for new features, products, and partnerships and drive client engagement around measurement innovation, including product alphas and beta.
4+ years of relevant experience, media/marketing measurement or analytics experience and general love of data and numbers
Advanced Degree in Social Science (Economics, Political Science, Psychology etc.), Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Engineering, or similar field. Graduate research degree / experience preferred
Solid understanding of online advertising and familiarity with brand advertising and marketing frameworks, including ad effectiveness measurement techniques
Excellent communication, client-interaction and strong interpersonal skills are essential
Ability to communicate complex research results to a general audience
Track record of operating independently, demonstrating creativity, being detail-oriented, and delivering results in a highly organized manner
Strong quantitative background with strong SQL and Excel skills and the curiosity and persistence to work with large databases
Statistical analysis experience valuable, including but not limited to experimental design
Familiarity with survey research methods and considerations
Management consulting, agency, or sales experiences are highly valuable
Ability to speak a second language (Japanese preferred) is a plus
Please note all applications must be submitted in English