Affiliate Marketing Analyst

The Blue Cherry Group Affiliate Marketing Analyst will support portfolio management of affiliate marketing programs.
The ideal candidate has 1-2 years of work experience in digital affiliate marketing, or other relevant experience with affiliate marketing basics. We seek a self-motivated and skilled collaborator with a positive outlook, eager to support the BCG vision and mission and share and apply their knowledge as they are learning. Passion for digital marketing and the advertising industry is important.

 

Job Description and Duties

 

  • Support the implementation of account strategies for assigned and/or team accounts in accordance with client goals

  • Daily servicing of affiliate marketing programs including: competitive analysis, determine appropriate commission rates and offers, create and send newsletters and top publisher emails, account optimization, trademark monitoring, handle order inquiries, applications, placement opportunities, perform account audits, make network deposits, issue monthly new publisher activation emails

  • Support account managers in affiliate recruitment

  • Support account managers in client correspondence, monitoring client performance, and pitching new opportunities for assigned accounts

  • Set agendas for all client status calls, take notes, and send recaps; day-to-day troubleshooting

  • Generate reports in response to client and internal requests; support account manager in account analysis as needed

  • Delegate and review work done by coordinator; provide input on coordinator performance; onboard new coordinators

  • Collaborate closely with team members and communicate to team management on project development, timelines, and results

  • Monitor digital affiliate marketing trends and best practices; participate in internal trainings and industry events as appropriate

  • Develop a solid understanding of client businesses and transfer this knowledge to initiatives that help achieve client goals

  • Obtain and maintain relevant certifications (eg Google Analytics)

  • Consistently learn & apply knowledge, working towards advanced roles

 

Professional Competencies:

 

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills

  • Strong problem identification and resolution skills

  • Strong analytical, organizational, project management, and time management skills

  • High level of integrity and self-motivation; ability to work well autonomously as well as within a team

  • Detail oriented multi-tasker; thrives in a deadline driven atmosphere


Professional Skills & Qualifications:

 

  • Two years experience in affiliate marketing or a strong understanding of affiliate marketing from other related positions

  • Bachelors degree with solid background in critical thinking, quantitative analysis, and writing

  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel

  • Experience in Google Analytics