Group Director - Affiliate Marketing, Chicago, Illinois

Agency GroupM
Created 10/08/2021
Reference oKjDgfwG_1
Category Business Development
Job type Full-time
Country United States
State Illinois
City Chicago

Position at Neo Media World

Affiliate Director

About Neo


About the Role

The Group Director, Affiliate Marketing and Performance Partnerships roll will play a critical role in the growth and success of the Affiliate practice across Neo , Mindshare and GroupM . The ide al candidate will be a self-starter with a passion for helping clients achieve success , finding creative solutions and doing great work . This candidate should have a strong background in managing affiliate programs ( 8 + years) and leading high performing teams.

Th e Group Director role will oversee a growing portfolio of accounts and will also partner closely with the Affiliate Practice lead on new business development. The role will report into the A ffiliate P ractice lead based in Los Angeles .


  • 8 + years client-facing or brand-side experience within digital media (with at least 5 years affiliate -specific experience)
  • Experience working with top-tier brands across multiple markets
  • Experience managing a team of high performing direct reports
  • Strong verbal, written, analytical and comprehension skills
    • Should demonstrate v ery strong analytic thinking with ability to relate results to client business objectives
  • Proficien t in managing multiple projects - ab i l ity to multi-task, organize, prioritize and structure workload
  • Ability to work independently while e ffectively communicating and delegating to teammates in multiple locales
  • Passion for the emerging media and the digital marketplace in general - d emonstrates interest and initiative to test new partner types and tactics
  • Experience with third party affiliate tracking platforms


  • Delivering results for the client by bringing fresh out-of-the-box ideas, effectively m anag ing the team's deliverable on key client objectives, and monitoring performance
  • Assist with the growth of Neo's affiliate practice through business development effor ts
  • Lead strategic partner recruitment across our portfolio of clients
  • Ensure executional and operational excellence across the team
  • Lead and Support the team in developing strategic recommendations for scale and/or efficiency within campaigns
  • Develop, grow , and maintain strong client relationships
  • Formulate and test new tactics
  • Do great work!

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