Marketing Science Manager

Location: NYC, Chicago or LA
Job Type: Analytics

IQ Workforce is a leading recruiting firm for the analytics & data science communities.

Our client is the media arm of the #1 global advertising, marketing and corporate communications company in the world. They provide services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries. Like most media agencies, they have dozens of open jobs at the moment. What sets these opportunities apart are: the strength of their brand in the marketplace (they have been named “Agency of the Year” for the past two years), the quality of their clients (blue chip, digital first cutting edge companies with huge media budgets), and the fact that they are truly data-led. Every facet of the client engagement is driven by your team’s work.

They have openings in NY, LA and Chicago for Associate Managers, Managers and Associate Directors of Marketing Science. The main differences between these roles are the years of professional experience required and the size of the team that they run.

They are fully remote now, but later this year MOST of their roles will be moving to a hybrid model in which they will ask you to be in the office 1-2 days/week. There are exceptions and a handful of the roles will remain remote on an ongoing basis.


The Analytics Manager will be in charge of delivering post-campaign learnings showing the impact of audience-first strategies, as well as in-flight recommendations on optimization.

Manage a small team of analysts and take the lead on capturing learnings that will inform audience and investment optimizations.

Collaborate continuously with other teams: Strategy, Planning, Investment, etc.

Contribute to the Measurement Framework on your account by identifying key metrics to measure media and business performance

Extract and structure data from all relevant sources to create impactful and actionable insights to enable the creation of valuable insights for your client

Build presentations that demonstrate superior ability to tell a story from the data and extract valuable and actionable insights to drive optimizations to client marketing investments

Provide optimization recommendations to clients


Understanding of media measurement (e.g., impression, CPM, CPA, GRP, CPV etc.), business measurement (LTV, ROI, Effectiveness, etc.),

Strong familiarity with analytical concepts and methods

Experience with digital platforms (Google Campaign Manager, verification partners, DSPs, Google Analytics)

Solutions oriented: analytic skills, critical thinking and problem-solving skills to drive issues to resolution.

Proven leadership ability and strong, impactful client relationship experience

Stellar communication and presentation skills: we need someone who is articulate, engaging and straightforward

Great collaboration skills

A university degree in Marketing, Economics, Business Analytics, Computer Science or related and significant experience in advertising, marketing, media or consulting