What does a Junior Campaign Manager do?

A Campaign Manager can be employed or contracted by many different entities. Their primary duty is to implement advertisement, sales or political strategies across a market. Campaign Managers work hand in hand with external agencies, freelancers, marketing companies and a handful of other resources. As well as sourcing new relations, A Campaign Manager on-boards and trains new staff.

There are no specific requirements to hold a Campaign Manager position. However, most companies and contractors prefer that a candidate possess a degree in marketing, public relations or a similar field. Advanced degrees in Marketing of Communications will yield high-status positions. Previous experience with marketing roll-outs, B2B and B2C campaigns is a huge plus in this field.

  • Meet with all new clients to identify and conceptualize campaign strategies
  • Design and organize an optimal campaign inside budget constraints
  • Locate and secure talent and resource before campaign launch
  • Train and groom all resources for optimum efficacy
  • Utilize staff and resources to produce quality content for execution
  • Devise a campaign timeline and schedule
  • Execute campaign effectively, on schedule and on budget
  • Monitor all outlets and resources for campaign impact and progress
  • bachelor's in Marketing, Advertising or related field (preferred)
  • Advanced degree in related field (preferred)
  • 7+ year track record of participating in successful campaigns
  • 3+ years of management experience
  • Experience overseeing simultaneous campaigns
  • Very strong interpersonal skills
  • Understanding of current market trends
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Willing to travel domestically
Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience2-4 years

Junior Campaign Manager Salaries

Average Base Pay

$86,533 /yr
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Not including cash compensation
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Median: $87K
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Junior Campaign Manager Career Path

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Campaign Manager
Nov 27, 2019

“Resource issue and as a CM I had to manage this as my line manager couldn’t”

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Oct 16, 2021

“Devin is the best Boss I’ve worked for and he always wants all his people to win!”

Campaign Manager
Nov 11, 2019

“Being involved in many projects which are not my responsibility and didn’t pay off at the end.”

Campaign Manager
Nov 27, 2020

“The work load is quite high and make it difficult maintain work and life balance.”

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Affiliate Channel Campaign Manager
May 12, 2020

“The boss was really great at his job and inspired me to keep up the good work.”

Campaign Assistant
Sep 2, 2020

“functional collaboration and the majority of individuals and teams genuinely want to help one another achieve the best.”

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Campaign Manager
Sep 17, 2021

“I do work a lot but I am excited to show up and work with a great team.”

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Aug 21, 2019

“The only downside to Takumi from my experience was that there was not any clear career progression.”

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