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Media Planner/Buyer - Birmingham

Type: Permanent Full-Time
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 pa
Job Ref: AT2576
Have you got experience in Media Planning and Buying? Are you looking for the next step in your career as Media Planner/Buyer? An amazing opportunity has come up to join one of the world’s leading media agencies as a Media Planner/Buyer.

As Digital Media Executive you will be responsible for managing briefing processes from start to finish and assisting the Account Director in the day to day running of client business.

If you consider yourself passionate and an advocate of all things digital then apply now for the role of Digital Media Executive.

Role and Responsibilities
As Media Planner/Buyer, you will be responsible for the following:
• To be responsible for meeting budgeting targets of approved digital media plans
• Make clients aware of any changes within the digital media marketplace
• Negotiate strongly on behalf of clients with media owners
• Produce robust & insightful digital media recommendations
• Be on top of detailed day to day administration
• Ensure clients are aware of key booking deadlines and that they are met
• Ensure digital campaigns are managed effectively and efficiently ensuring client campaign KPIs are met
• Undertakes activities above and beyond day to day responsibilities
• Proactively seeking out digital opportunities to participate and contribute in new business pitch teams
• Inject new and fresh ideas into digital planning

Skill Set
The successful Media Planner/Buyer will have the following:
• Understanding how digital media strategy fits into overall marketing and advertising strategy
• To be immersed within trafficking and reporting elements of campaigns using DFA / Atlas
• Ability to understand and read TGI, Comscore, Addynamix data and other relevant digital research sources
• Ability to analyse client sales and consumer data imaginatively and get to grips with dynamics of Client marketing environment.
• Sensitivity to creative ideas and how they might translate into digital media planning ideas and experience being a Media Planner/Buyer
• Clear understanding of dynamics, costs and potential of each element of the digital landscape
• Organise and run meetings both internally, with clients and media owners.
• Listening skills: how to take a brief, ask open-ended questions, take account of client concerns.
• To be able to communicate verbally in an effective way with other members of the team, in particular, other departments/creative agencies.
• Have previous experience working in a media agency

Apply below or to find out more information about the Media Planner/Buyer job, contact Ami Tyerman on ami.tyerman@opiliorecruitment.co.uk or call 0207 183 7145 quoting the reference AT2576.

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If this isn’t the right role for you, we are working on other Media Planning / Buying Jobs so please call Ami on 0207 183 7145 to discuss.

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Ami Tyerman

Ami Tyerman

Recruitment Consultant

Ami specialises in: Commercial, Marketing and Technology in Birmingham

E: ami.tyerman@opiliorecruitment.co.uk
T: 0207 183 7145
M: 07972 563786

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