Digital Activation Associate


Hybrid | HQ in Oak Park, IL
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The Digital Activation Associate works closely with the sales team to launch campaigns and manage budgets on various digital media platforms.

This entry-level role is responsible for trafficking all digital media buys and ensuring campaigns run within the client's approved media budget. This person should be detail-oriented, be familiar with search engines and social media platforms, and want to be part of a fast-growing team working in the world of digital media.


  • Execute large and small digital media campaigns (including but not limited to search engine marketing & paid social campaigns)
  • Execute campaigns on various platforms
  • Manage monthly budgets
  • Update Media Logs
  • Provide insights to account management team on campaign pacing
  • Proof ads


  • Launching campaigns
  • Monitoring and managing campaign budgets
  • Updating media logs
  • Sending launch verification to account teams

Rewards and Career Advantages
Within a culture defined by energy, fun, and talent, our team enjoys competitive pay, health and financial benefits, and the opportunity to work among innovative, friendly colleagues.

About Us
Shaker Recruitment Marketing is a family-owned recruitment advertising and marketing communications agency that has exceeded the expectations of clients since 1951. Strategically responding to change, we have created a legacy of success through excellence in creativity, service, relationship-building, employee/client retention, and agility. We offer best-in-class solutions for employer branding, media planning and buying, career site design and development, social media recommendations, and mobile solutions.


  • Experience working with popular PPC ad platforms (Google, Bing, Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Display, YouTube, and others)
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work with limited supervision or instruction
  • Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred