Publisher Consultant Publisher Consultant
Salary Undisclosed / Full-time

Publisher Services / Permanent

Posted 8 years ago 2015-01-14 2014-12-15 Expired

Job Title – Publisher Consultant

Department – Publisher Services

Reporting Structure – Reporting to the Publisher Services Team Leader


Purpose of Position

The Publisher Consultant role’s primary purpose is to provide tailor made opportunities for the advertisers which are looked after by the Account Development (SME) department. The role focuses on processing the numerous opportunities that are sent out by Affiliate Window’s publisher team and turns them into a media pack that is audience appropriate for SMEs. As the publisher consultant, you will regularly attend meetings with advertisers, advising them on how best to improve their affiliate program.

In the role you will become an expert in publisher technologies such as remarketing and retargeting as well as develop an intricate knowledge of the strategies one might employ to get the most out of the cashback and voucher code markets.


Base Skills:

I produce aesthetically pleasing marketing collateral
I can present in a way that inspires confidence in my knowledge
I have a complete understanding of what makes a good SME opportunity
I can tailor my presentations based on an advertiser’s marketing goals
I know which factors to use when prioritising meeting requests
I can push back without causing offence


Publisher Knowledge:

I know the majority of active publishers on the network
I know which publishers offer additional marketing exposure and at what cost
I can explain why publishers don’t all work to a traditional CPA model
I can objection handle for all publisher types
I can explain all publishers types and models in detail


Advertiser Knowledge:

I can advise an advertiser which opportunities are worth pursuing
I can take advantage of seasonality and make a difference at peak trading times
I am aware of key trends within the performance marketing industry
I understand how to work out ROI against fixed marketing costs
I can gauge what a suitable ROI will be for SME clients



I have a basic understanding of mobile marketing
I can identify the type of clients that will benefit from a lead generation campaign
I know the various providers of retargeting and remarketing activtiy
I can explain the benefit of Product Level tracking, data feed improvements, voucher code functionality and any other AW products that are useful to advertisers.



I can develop a broad range of contacts within the retailer base
I can contribute thought provoking PR pieces to industry bodies
I can create a name for myself as a useful addition to an advertiser’s support service


Knowledge share:

I will track the discussions and outcomes of the meetings I have
I will create case studies for things that go well
I will create case studies to prevent repeating mistakes that advertisers make


Education and Experience

The successful candidate will have experience in dealing with clients at a senior level, presenting, making recommends and advising on strategy. You should have experience working in an online marketing role and have a good understanding of the affiliate marketing industry as well as other online performance marketing channels. You will be highly motivated and able to work autonomously at times.


Working Environment

  • This position is a full time post, working in our London office.  The hours of work are 9.00am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Portraying a professional image at all times, we expect our employees to have a flexible approach to work.


A Bit About Us

Affiliate Window and zanox together form Europe’s market leader in ethical and innovative performance marketing.  We provide technology and services that enable ecommerce, linking publishers and advertisers to drive incremental sales.

Affiliate Window currently operate in two markets, the UK and US, but alongside zanox, our parent company, we offer clients a truly global reach.

Our purpose is to always be better; to continuously improve ourselves, our company and our industry and our five core pillars, Performance, Innovation, Technology, Service and Ethics, are central to our business and vital to our success in the industry. We have won the Publishers’ Choice of Affiliate Network at the Performance Marketing Awards for seven of the last eight years, and the Network Innovation Award for six of the last seven. The Awards reward excellence and innovation, as chosen by the community at performancein.com and a panel of recognised Performance Marketing professionals. We acknowledge our position and responsibility as a hybrid business – placing equal stock in our support and service as we do in our technical development.

Following a period of growth and expansion we now employ more than 270 staff in the UK and US, priding ourselves on having a fun, vibrant work environment and excellent social scene. This, coupled with supportive management, excellent career development prospects and a comprehensive benefits package, are just some of the reasons why we have been ranked as one of the UK's best companies to work for over recent years.


Affiliate Window (www.affiliatewindow.com) is the trading name of Digital Window Ltd and Digital Window Inc), part of the Zanox Group (www.zanox.com).



For all the hard work we'll reward the successful candidate with:

  • A fair salary linked to experience and competencies
  • A supportive and fun work environment
  • Access to training and development
  • 25 days annual holiday
  • Free travel insurance and life assurance
  • Access to subsidised gym membership
  • A matched contribution pension plan 3% rising to 5% with service
  • After completing the first 3 months service and passing probation you’ll also be eligible for a host of other nifty benefits including private medical insurance, permanent health insurance, season ticket loan, childcare voucher salary sacrifice, Give As You Earn, cycle to work scheme membership and free subsidised foreign language study sponsorship to name but a few!
  • We also offer a range of fringe benefits including fun social events, subsidised sports teams, onsite yoga and great office facilities (including games area, free sweets and free fruit delivered twice a week).