Media Buyer

R\West NYC

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We are seeking an experienced media buyer to plan, buy, and manage strategy and execution of media campaigns across multiple channels, with an emphasis in broadcast TV, Radio, Cable and Digital.  This position will be based in our New York office.

The ideal candidate for this position will:

  • Have 3+ years minimum experience with media planning and buying (agency side)
  • Be savvy and knowledgeable of social and new media technologies
  • Be organized, self-directed and efficient
  • Thrive in a fast paced, collaborative environment while wearing many hats and probably juggling 3 items that are currently in flames
  • Be able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks across multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • Have strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to present
  • Be self-motivated with a strong sense of ownership in areas of responsibility
  • Have experience in buying for multiple industries.
  • Be well versed in required media skills such as ability to review market research reports, audits, readership studies, online reports, etc.
  • Proficient in media buying software (STRATA), other media tools and Microsoft products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

This position will be responsible for the following:

  • Management of media buy process including but not limited to developing buy parameters, creating RFPs, negotiation, presentation, approval, reconciliation and invoicing of media campaigns
  • Creating buys in STRATA Buying Software
  • Management of multiple ongoing campaigns including TV, Radio, Print and Out of Home as well as digital and emerging media
  • Working with clients, brand managers, account service, and creative teams to establish media goals, objectives, and strategies for advertising campaign
  • Performing campaign analysis directly relevant to optimization and/or planning and buying decisions

Think you might be a good fit?

Please send a cover letter, resume and salary requirements to R\West for consideration. Salary dependent on experience.