Account Executive, Performance

Teads, Chicago, Illinois

Teads: No.1 Video Advertising Marketplace Reinventing Digital Advertising

Teads is seeking a motivated Performance Account Executive to join the growing team in Chicago.  As a Performance Account Executive for Teads, your primary focus will be to promote the sale of our mid- and lower-funnel products and offerings. This role will directly report to the Director of Performance Sales, Midwest.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advise and set up performance managed and self-service campaigns for clients on their
    DSP of choice
  • Sell multiple Display & Video products on Performance outcome-based billing models, or
    CPM optimized for performance with site pixels
  • Work closely with the Midwest team on opportunities within our existing client base and
    also with potential new ones
  • Collaborate with the Customer Experience team to effectively manage client
    expectations, ensure successful campaign management and create up-sell opportunities
  • Share field intelligence and previous experience to product and innovation teams to
    improve and grow the performance offering
  • Present QBRs / Analyze campaign performance, issues and optimization opportunities
    to implement


  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Deep knowledge of Programmatic / Main DSPs usage
  • Deep understanding of attribution and analytics tools
  • Network and contact list within performance marketing teams
  • Understanding of the Outstream/Native USP and opportunity for performance clients
  • Prior digital media experience, ideally within mobile or video
  • Strong new business and new product sales skills
  • Desire to work in a changing, fast-paced environment
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills
  • Driven, passionate, and an ultimate team player
  • Creative thinker and always looking for new ways to achieve aims
  • Client facing experience, confident and articulate
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork abilities and ability to work without supervision

===== ABOUT TEADS ======

Teads operates a leading, cloud-based, end-to-end technology platform that enables programmatic digital advertising across a global ecosystem of quality digital media. As an end-to-end solution, Teads’ modular platform allows partners to leverage buy-side, sell-side, creative, data and AI optimization technologies.

For advertisers and their agencies, Teads offers a single access point to buy the inventory of many of the world’s best publishers. Through exclusive global media partnerships, Teads enables advertisers and agencies to reach 1.9 billion unique monthly users* in brand safe, responsible advertising environments, while improving the effectiveness and efficiency of digital ad transactions.

Teads partners with the leading marketers, agencies and publishers through a team of 1000+ people in 30 countries.
We're committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion, and represents employees across a variety of skill sets. We embrace contributions from all ages, sexes, races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations and gender identities.

About Teads

Teads, founded in 2011, is the inventor of outstream video advertising and the leading native video advertising marketplace. Publishers work with Teads to create brand new outstream video inventory, monetizing it through programmatic buying, their own sales force, or third parties including Teads Demand. Teads pioneers advertising experiences that respect the user, creating unprecedented levels of premium inventory which previously didn’t exist. Brands, agencies and trading desks can access this top-tier, premium inventory, available on the web and on mobile, in the Teads Marketplace. Through our managed services capabilities, the Teads team execute on their client’s behalf using its platform. Teads has a team of over 500 employees, 100 of which are in the innovation team, across 27 global offices.

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