EnviroMedia’s Media Buyer/Planner is responsible for carrying out traditional and digital integrated media buys. This position serves as the internal and external lead on these services.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with account service staff to evaluate client needs with regards to media and advertising.
  • Assist in the development of proposals and agency reviews by creating plans, points of view, written summaries, and client presentations.
  • Analyze market research and study demographic data on a wide range of media vehicles to determine the most effective approach to reach a target audience.
  • Represent clients and the agency to the media community in a consistently respectful and professional manner.
  • Communicate with media representatives on behalf of our clients to negotiate the best placement, highest value-add, and optimal use of funds.
  • Prepare media plan options, analyses, and recommendations based on the strategic direction provided.
  • Supply expert analysis and media plans to improve clients’ businesses.
  • Speak in public settings and to clients directly.
  • Implement plans and maintain budget control.
  • Ensure all signed client authorizations and paperwork are taken care of.
  • Issue insertion orders and purchase orders as necessary.
  • Maintain a tracking system and resolve billing discrepancies.
  • Be highly organized and effectively manage all the details associated with media campaigns.
  • Work with software programs such as STRATA/SBMS, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Complete required paperwork, including daily timesheets, weekly activity reports, and monthly expense reports.
  • Participate in staff meetings.

 

Required Skills and Abilities

Applicants must:

  • Have at least 3-5 years of agency or client-side experience in media planning and implementation, with a mix of traditional and digital media experience.
  • Be proficient in Excel for data manipulation, analysis, and charting.
  • Be capable of generating consistently accurate and useful reports.
  • Have an enthusiasm for translating data into actionable insight relevant to marketing program objectives.
  • Show attention to detail and time management to deliver high-quality work for multiple projects across several client engagements while meeting deadlines.
  • Maintain professional and related business knowledge by:
  • attending workshops.
  • reviewing professional and trade publications.
  • establishing professional networks by participating in work-related societies and groups.

 

Preferred Skills

It is a plus if applicants are fluent in Spanish.

Benefits: EnviroMedia values the time and efforts of all employees. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by a competitive salary and an extensive benefits package. Benefits for full-time employees include medical, dental, vision, STD, LTD, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and future growth opportunities within the company. We also work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees. EnviroMedia is a place where people can learn and grow while they work. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative atmosphere where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning, and culture.

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY: Only applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be considered. Desired salary must be included with your cover letter or your resume will not be considered. No phone calls, please.

To apply: Submit your resume and cover letter, including the desired salary, to [email protected]. Please list Media Buyer/Planner in the title line of your email.

EnviroMedia is an equal opportunity employer.