We are looking for

Brand Advertising & Media Partner

Apply REF: 059636

At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Description Summary

This position is within the bank’s Growth & Transformation team.  This group is responsible for driving growth and transforming Bank of the West into the leading sustainable bank in the United States.  You’ll join a group of driven and passionate marketers who take our commitment seriously and are 100% dedicated to driving growth and differentiating this bank.  The creative and media campaigns this role will work on have been recognized with some of the top awards the industry bestows – including the Cannes International Advertising Awards, the New York Ad Festival, the Effies, the Webby Digital Awards and Fast Company magazine recognized our 1% for the Planet Checking Account as a world changing idea in 2020.

The Brand Advertising & Media Partner will provide key support in the development of advertising campaigns. This person works with both internal and external resources and will gain exposure to multiple areas of enterprise marketing including strategy and execution.

Essential Job Functions

Assist with development and execution of media and creative strategy including:

  • Overall creative production process (agency briefing, review mechanicals, banner animation, video, audio, compliance reviews, etc)

  • Overall media planning process (strategy development, agency briefing, audience targeting, compliance reviews, campaign reporting, etc)

  • Participate in creative and media presentations and status meetings

  • Participate in internal stakeholder meetings and collect and consolidate feedback

  • Liaise with Social team on Influencer and Content programs

  • Manage agency budgets (contract reviews, planned vs actual, pacing, billing and discrepancies)

  • Oversee and coordinate data requests for measurement

  • Amplification of new campaigns (internal and external channels)

  • Keep up to date on latest trends and opportunities

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills

 We are looking for someone who is...

  • Passionate about Marketing and driving brand growth in a competitive landscape
  • A strong team player with an energetic, positive and willing to learn attitude
  • Knowledgeable of job functions, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.
  • Proficient with 5 years minimum prior relevant experience
  • Well organized, detail oriented and able to effectively work in fast paced work environment
  • A creative thinker and resourceful problem solver
  • An effective communicator and able to make oral presentations

Additional Preferred

  • Experience working at an agency
  • Experience with project management
  • Skilled at Excel and PPT


  • BA/BS degree in Advertising, Marketing, Business or Communications.  Prefer equivalent practical or agency experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.
Primary Location: United States-California-San FranciscoJob Type: Full-timeJob: Communications / Marketing Reference: 059636