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Zovio Display Advertising Analyst in Chandler, Arizona

At Zovio, we’re doing something different, and we want you to be a part of it. To put it simply, we’re all here to meet the needs of today’s learners. Whether that’s by helping them get a college degree or by providing them specific, focused training, we’re all about making it possible for people to achieve their aspirations and dreams. We partner with higher education institutions and employers to make that happen.

With our mission to innovate and take bold steps forward in education as a leading education technology services provider, we are an entrepreneurially-minded organization looking to the future—but with more than a decade of experience and resources backing us up! We have a culture of Passion , Innovation and Teamwork , and are full of ambitious people that, like you, support our commitment to putting people first. If you want to know more about us, be sure to check out Zovio.com.

Job Description:

Position Summary:

This position is a full-time hybrid remote/in-office employment opportunity, located in Chandler, Arizona . As a Display Analyst, you will be part of an energetic and innovative company changing the way we educate, where roles and responsibilities evolve as we grow, and we learn from our students and the marketplace. The most critical responsibility is to expect and embrace change. The objectives of this role are to promote brand awareness and drive new student acquisition.

The Display Analyst will work within the Paid Media Team to support marketing initiatives for Zovio Education such as Display, Native, Video, CTV/Audio, and Affiliate Marketing strategies. They will manage and report on efforts across multiple platforms and providers within the parameters set forth by the Senior Manager of Display Advertising. The Display Analyst will help develop and execute digital marketing strategies and act as the subject matter expert when needed with clients, vendors and Zovio departments.

This individual will bring a strong knowledge of digital marketing to support team objectives of driving traffic and sales while enhancing the customer and brand experience. The position enables the individual to work within multiple digital marketing channels and has ample opportunity for growth and professional development.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Assist with the planning and execution of highly targeted Display, Native, Video, CTV/Audio, and Partner Display (affiliate clicks) campaigns

  • Monitor campaigns on a regular basis and make pacing and performance optimizations as needed to stay within set monthly budgets

  • Provide reporting, analysis, and optimization strategy recommendations for internal stakeholders and external vendors/clients

  • Provide creative performance insights to help guide future iterations of display ads

  • Aid in managing and maintaining audience segments (remarketing/nurturing audiences, first-party data sources, etc.)

  • Contribute to weekly and monthly reporting meetings and be ready to speak to performance as needed

  • Assist in evaluation of potential new platforms/partners

Additional Job Duties (include but are not limited to):

  • Stay current on industry trends and new platform features to identify opportunities for growth and mitigate potential risks

  • Collaborate with other team members to learn new insights, discuss ad test results, what is/is not working, etc.

  • Evaluate landing page performance, making recommendations for content improvement to increase conversion rate

  • Continue to acquire foundational knowledge and understand best practices in digital marketing, expanding your skillset

  • Participate in strategy meetings and offer insights into ways to help improve display efficiency

Minimum Requirements:

  • 1 year hands-on experience managing display/video campaigns in an agency setting or as part of an internal team

  • Comfortable using various media-buying platforms including Google Ads

  • Experience using Google Analytics and the ability to generate, analyze and interpret data

  • Strong time management skills, excellent oral and written communication skills

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Fluent in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint

  • Google Ads Display Certification

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Agency and/or higher education vertical experience

  • Understanding of the digital customer journey and familiarity with multi-touch attribution

  • Google Analytics certification

  • Experience with third-party ad servers a plus

  • Affiliate marketing experience a plus

  • Social media marketing experience a plus


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Education Requirements:

If a degree or education credit minimum is required for the position, all education must be conferred by a regionally accredited or approved nationally accredited institution. All candidates must provide proof of higher education (official transcripts) upon request.

Who you are:

  • You want to share what you know and learn what you don’t

  • You don’t settle for good , you strive for great

  • You crave change, you embrace it

  • You are bold and challenge the traditional way of thinking, bring new ideas to the table

Why Us?

  • We’re an organization changing and shaping the lives of learnings across the country. Whether directly or indirectly, you’ll be helping make a real difference in the world.

  • Our environment and culture encourages collaboration, requires communication and rewards risk-taking.

  • We try hard to provide a good work life balance. We think we’re a great place to work that also allows you to have down time with friends and family.

  • We believe in giving back to the communities in which we live and work. In fact, we offer 16 hours of paid time off for you to volunteer, in addition to your vacation days and company holidays.

  • We want you to live a healthy lifestyle, and offer wellness programs, fitness centers, and onsite health clinics.

  • Zovio is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity of thought, culture, identity, and experience are important for what we’re doing. If everyone here thought alike, we’d never come up with anything new, much less anything bold or innovative. We want you to be your whole self here, and appreciate the unique nature of the people around you, too.

Zovio’s purpose is to help everyone be in a class of their own.