Location: Emeryville, CA
Just Media is looking for an enthusiastic team player to join our team as a Senior Media Planner. Candidate should have significant previous 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. This is a fast paced position, which would be well suited for someone who enjoys multi-tasking and has the ability to think laterally and quickly.
The duties of a Senior 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 make-good negotiations as needed.
Production of post campaign buying reports, competitive spend analysis and other campaign related reports
Committed involvement in the development of media strategies and the drive to bring them to fruition.
Mentor and assist with training of Junior and Assistant Planners as needed
Minimum of three years prior media planning experience on the 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
Self-motivation with a strong sense of ownership in areas of responsibility
Desire to grow with company
Strong analytical skills
Should be well versed in required media skills such as ability to review market research reports, audits, readership studies, online reports, etc.
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