Facebook Marketing Science Partner, Dublin in Dublin, Ireland


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The Marketing Science measurement team is charged with driving good measurement, demonstrating the ROI/value of the platform, developing best practices and informing product development. The DR Measurement Partner 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.

Facebook is seeking a highly quantitative measurement professional with direct response/performance market experience to drive the Facebook measurement and DR strategy in Southern Europe. We're looking for people with strong DR and critical thinking skills to successfully influence how clients, agencies and the wider industry conduct and use measurement.

This role involves developing strong client relationships, engaging and influencing key clients in the region. They will be responsible for working with client teams in designing tests and research to help understand and improve the effectiveness of their advertising across digital platforms and across media from a direct response perspective.

We are looking for someone with deep digital knowledge plus the ability to work in a complex environment with many stakeholders including product, engineers, creative and marketing. Conclusions from this work will identify how a client can act to drive business impact.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about Facebook and online advertising, intellectually curious, a fast learner and able to move fast while keeping focused on high impact projects. They should demonstrate a strong understanding of the media landscape and the ability to apply statistical techniques to understand consumer behaviour and advertising effectiveness through innovative analytics, methodologies and products across a number of verticals. This position is fulltime and located in our Dublin office.

Required Skills:

  1. Partner with Facebook sales team to drive deep, strategic relationships with Facebook clients and agencies through identity based measurement and ‘learning agendas’ that highlight how a client can improve business outcomes by employing better measurement techniques.

  2. Manage a complex set of client relationships across industry and client groups, functions, brands, agencies, to drive clients measurement objectives.

  3. Conduct in-depth custom analysis and ad effectiveness studies to understand the relative impact of different marketing strategies across digital platforms and across media.

  4. Communicate complex research results to general audience.

  5. Provide feedback to and collaborate with cross-functional teams such as

  6. Product, R&D, and Partnerships to identify opportunities for new features, products and partnerships and drive client engagement around measurement innovation, including products alphas and beta.

  7. Educate clients, agencies and the industry on Facebook measurement and research capabilities.

  8. Work on White Papers and thought leadership pieces on ‘good measurement’, DR and performance marketing measurement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+yrs experience in DR/Performance Marketing with an analytical / statistical background.

  2. Bachelors degree or an advanced degree in statistics, economics, behavioral or social science / related quantitative degree preferred.

  3. A solid understanding of the advertising industry (especially online) and measurement methods/technologies most commonly used.

  4. Excellent understanding of online media, social platforms, related APIs, ad products and ad tech.

  5. Client-facing experience, including experience driving change through adoption of new products or research methods.

  6. Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to communicate technical content to general audience.

  7. Direct experience independently scoping and executing analytical projects from start to finish.

  8. Direct experience of analysing and manipulate data sets to understand patterns and provide client insights.

  9. Previous experience working with large data sets, statistical software such as R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, STATA and hive and /or SQL.

  10. Competitive Salary including the following benefits apply:

  11. Medical Benefits

  12. Dental Benefits

  13. Vision Benefits

  14. Pension Benefits

  15. Life Assurance

  16. Ride2Work

  17. Childcare Benefits

  18. Other Benefits Gym Pruhealth Partner Gyms

  19. Transport

  20. Laundry Benefits, UK Holiday Calendar

  21. Paid Time Off (PTO): 25 Paid vacation days per year

  22. Posted: 19th April 2018

  23. Closing date: 17th May 2018

Industry: Internet