Senior SEM Analyst at Sojern
Omaha, NE, US

The Senior SEM Analyst role drives operational efficiency throughout the company and is tasked with supporting multiple teams along the way. In the Senior SEM Analyst role specifically, you will play a critical role within the team by ensuring our SEM campaigns are structured in an optimal way, data feeding decision making is accurate, that client requests are met in a timely manner, and build out improved ways to ensure data quality throughout our systems. The successful candidate will need to be highly detail oriented and capable of relaying information and recommendations to a variety of teams across the business.

If you thrive in a fast-paced, innovative and collaborative environment, and are excited by the idea to make impactful data-driven decisions every day, then Sojern is the place for you!


You will be great at: 

  • Develop and optimize processes for SEM campaigns which contribute to running campaigns at expected margins and performance metrics.

  • Become an expert in testing new theories on all SEM campaign types.

  • Create processes to track outcomes of optimizations to show value of the changes. 

  • Create best practices documentation and rollout your techniques to the Account Managers and AdOps team members around the globe.

  • Bring these learnings to Analyst and Product teams.  Work with the Analyst team to communicate learnings on SEM campaign optimization to Product and Engineering teams.

  • Work closely with Sojern’s trafficking team to improve SEM campaign creation processes.

  • Develop Tableau dashboards that allow leadership to view the SEM business in a meaningful way and allow the AdOps team to more efficiently perform day-to-day responsibilities

  • Communicate your insights and techniques to multiple internal stakeholders; diligent written and excellent presentation skills are key.

  • Be rigorously Data Driven in every aspect of your work, insights, and communications.



  • 4+ years industry, Analyst and job-related experience - leveling TBD based on experience and skills

  • Search Marketing/Agency experience preferred

  • Google AdWords and Bing! Certifications or be able to attain in first 60 days

  • Microsoft Excel power user; SQL/equivalent language experience 


What you bring:

  • Skills, desire to learn, insatiable curiosity, desire to grow, desire to collaborate not only with the Analyst team but also with other internal teams that depend on your insights.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Expertise in SEM campaign management

  • History of working with large datasets, leveraging SQL or similar language to extract data and learnings from the data.

  • A self-directed work ethic.  You will be expected to drive your own ideas without micromanagement. 

  • A positive attitude each day.  As a team, we support each other through trainings and ad hoc help

  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment, balance multiple priorities, work with remote offices.



  • BS or MS in Finance, Marketing, Business, Applied Math, Statistics, or practical equivalent is preferred.



  • Opportunities: Be part of a growing team with training and support to help you grow

  • Ownership: Lead creative and challenging projects

  • Give Back: We give 40 hours a year to volunteer and organize office volunteer programs with local organizations

  • Culture: Strong core business values, focus on teamwork, vibrant, social and fun environment

  • Snacks: Variety of snacks in the office

  • Meals: Monthly catered lunches & happy hours

  • Competitive Localized Benefits

  • IATA Travel Discount

  • Time Off: Flexible vacation days


At Sojern, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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