The Trade Desk

Manager, Inventory Management

Posted 24 March 2023
Job type Permanent

Company's Benefits

  • Flexible Working Arrangements

    Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Mentorship Program

    Mentorship Program

  • Leadership Development Program

    Leadership Development Program

  • Paid Parental Leave

    Paid Parental Leave

  • Return to Work Policy

    Return to Work Policy

  • Breastfeeding Rooms

    Breastfeeding Rooms

  • Sponsorship Program

    Sponsorship Program

  • Coaching Program

    Coaching Program

  • Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

    Raise Numbers Of Women In Leadership

Job Description

The Trade Desk is changing the way global brands and their agencies advertise to audiences around the world. How? With a media buying platform that helps brands deliver a more insightful and relevant ad experience for consumers – and sets a new standard for global reach, accuracy, and transparency. We are proud of the culture we have built. We value the unique experiences and perspectives that each person brings to The Trade Desk, and we are committed to fostering inclusive spaces where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work every day.

So, if you are talented, driven, creative, and eager to join a dynamic, globally-connected team, then we want to talk!

What we do

The TTD Inventory Management team manages, and supports all quality, premium and interesting inventory across all countries, channels, and ad types to support the campaign needs of our clients.

What you’ll do

  • Create the standard of inventory ad operation with different local media/SSP/Ad Exchange partners

  • Support on campaign preparation and delivery including advertiser and creative approval coordination with supply vendors

  • Maintain and document different operational process workflow, and technical offering in the local market, while bridging local market nuances into terms global clients are familiar with in the international market

  • Enforce policies, operational processes, and standards so that the business teams such as Sales and Client Services adhere to create scalability for the team

  • Communicate with local partners regularly to ensure the inventory is available and addressable

  • Troubleshoot campaign delivery for your local market and partner with cross-functional teams to ensure we can resolve the problem

  • Escalate, track and resolve technical problem with local supply vendors

  • Evangelize The Trade Desk’s value proposition and technology with our local partners

Who you are

  • Fluent in both written and spoken Mandarin. English is optional.

  • 3-5 years’ experience in China’s Programmatic Advertising Market

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Experience with negotiating with local media companies

  • Expert knowledge in the local programmatic markets and be able to articulate who are the major players across DSPs, SSPs, DMPs, etc.

  • Ability to multi-task and be able to work with across different departments

  • Effective time management skills – ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Proven track record of building partnerships by forging a strong relationship with vendors and clients, understanding their objectives and recommending best strategies

  • Outstanding troubleshooting, analytical, and problem-solving abilities, along with an ability to collaborate cross-functionally in a fast-paced start-up environment

  • Attention to detail, strong analytical and logical mindset, top notch organizational skills

  • Passionate about advertising technology (AdTech)