Location: Emeryville, CA
Candidate should have previous media planning and buyer experience with various types of media including print, outdoor and interactive technology campaigns, understand the market in terms of publications, websites, business titles, and other media options.
The duties of a Junior Media Planner include but are not limited to:
Planning and Buying across B2B technology, B2C technology, telecommunications, life sciences, and B2B professional services.
Cultivate assigned client/agency relationships
Building strong long-term relationships with media vendors/suppliers on behalf of agency and clients.
Comparison of different media properties with solid recommendations for clients and/or colleagues.
Management of order processing, invoicing, approval of media insertions and campaign reconciliation including makegood negotiations when needed.
Production of post campaign buying reports, competitive spend analysis and other campaign related reports
Uploading client creative into the DART ad server
Configure campaign flights
Produce and analyze daily, weekly, monthly campaign reports measuring performance and effectiveness of online partnerships.
Committed involvement in the development of media strategies and the drive to bring them to fruition.
Request and maintain media kits
Additional Duties as assigned or requested
Minimum of one year prior media planning/buying experience on the client or agency side
Highly motivated with a strong desire to meet or exceed client expectations
Ability to thrive in a flexible, team-based environment and ability to learn/adapt quickly
Desire to grow with company
Strong analytical skills
Exceptional attention to detail with the ability to meet aggressive deadlines
Excellent verbal & written communication skills
Strong computer skills, including MS Excel & MS Powerpoint
BA or BS or equivalent experience