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Affiliate Senior Specialist

Czech republic - Prague
Career Level:
Experienced (Manager/ Supervisor of Staff)
Bachelor's Degree
Sales/ Business Development
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Job Description:

AVAST Software (www.avast.com), maker of the world's most popular antivirus, protects over 400 million computers and mobile devices with our security applications. In business for over 25 years, AVAST is one of the oldest companies in the computer security business, with a portfolio covering everything from free antivirus for PC, Mac, and Android, to premium suites and services for business – offered in about 40 languages. 
Based in Prague, Czech Republic, with offices in the U.S., Germany, and Asia, AVAST Software employs some of the brightest new talent in the IT industry, from around 30 different nations. 

For our team in Prague we are currently looking for:


Affiliate Marketing Senior Specialist
We are searching for an experienced, energetic and fearless digital marketer to lead the global Affiliate Marketing program for two major international technology brands. 

Reasons for joining Avast:
•    You’ll be part of a team, all aiming for the same thing
•    We’ve got some of the finest brains in this industry, so you’ll learn from and be able to share ideas with the best
•    We’re fast, flexible and innovative – we don’t accept the status quo
•    We’ve got big ideas – just think how many people and businesses have mobiles, PCs, Macs and tablets – they all need taking care of
•    What you do will affect the lives of millions of people around the globe
•    We’re a nice bunch, who don’t take ourselves too seriously
•    We always strive to have open, honest communication
•    And to top it off, we care – about our customers and our employees


What you will do:
•    Design and execute the Affiliate Marketing strategy for both the Avast and AVG brands and manage all aspects of our global programs
•    Deliver against aggressive revenue targets by growing and optimizing our network of active publishers and building relationships with key partners 
•    Create, run and evaluate campaigns, incentive programs, commission testing and other growth initiatives    
•    Analyze performance (traffic, sales funnel, ROI, budgets) and report on program health to Management and other stakeholders
•    Work closely with designers, copywriters and content managers to create and deploy banners, landing pages and other creative assets
•    Ensure the integrity of our tracking/attribution; minimize fraud and trademark infringement


Our requirements:
•    At least two years’ experience leading a global, multilingual Affiliate Marketing program 
•    Exceptional communication and negotiation skills
•    Ability to quickly analyze the performance of hundreds of unique publishers, find insights and rapidly respond with new ideas  
•    Fluency with Affiliate Marketing platform software, analytic tools like SiteCatalyst & Google Analytics, MS Excel and content management systems
•    Must be creative, detail-oriented, organized, results-driven and able to work independently with only directional supervision
•    Ability to lead cross-functional projects and meet deadlines 
•    Fluency in English (European languages a big plus)
•    Ability to manage and train junior staff
•    Legal permission to work in Czech Republic (Prague) 


We offer
•    The chance to join a major global tech company
•    Many opportunities for professional growth
•    A friendly and truly international work environment 
•    Great benefits: food and drink provided all day by the company, game room, music studio, fitness center, golf simulator and much more


If you’d like to know more, please apply. We look forward to hearing from you.