Media Planner / Buyer - Leading Marketing Agency

Brighton, East Sussex
£24,000 - £26,000 + Benefits and Perks
05 September 2017
28 September 2017
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

Media Planner / Buyer - Leading Marketing Agency
£24,000 - £26,000 + Benefits and Perks

We are the UK's leading digital agency for our sector specialisms. We make lives better through effective, powerful digital thinking and execution.

Since 2008 we've blended strategic understanding, data science and digital expertise with our proprietary marketing SaaS technologies to create engaging experiences that deliver clear, measurable outcomes for our clients across the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and North America.

As well as successfully implementing fully integrated marketing campaigns, the teams also work on a number of national research projects with partners in the Higher Education and Further Education industries.

What is the role?

We are seeking someone who can confidently be at the forefront of our media planning, someone who thrives off dissecting briefs and analysing them to make strategic recommendations in relation to client business objectives. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has expertise in multi-tasking, who can execute several marketing plans across a range of media platforms. We are seeking someone who has a genuine passion for media, who can demonstrate suburb negotiation skills and provide exceptional client communications.

You will be responsible for…

+ Understanding of the media landscape, preferably for the education space 
+ Awareness of relevant data sets (e.g. Nielsen)
+ Point of contact for clients - working with clients to understand their needs and match their objectives against the correct media, via effective media planning
+ Ensuring all media plans are built into netsuite
+ Point of contact for media/publishers - liaising with media to buy the most effective space for the best value
+ Point of contact for our internal teams - integrating with existing campaigns ensuring creative and tracking is in place
+ Reporting on the effectiveness of the campaign

What are we looking for?

- Marketing, business or technical degree…but not essential if you have Media Buyer experience!
- Ideally working in an agency, media company or in software
- Strong understanding of buying platforms and how they differ
- Exceptional organisation and problem solving skills
- An understanding of technical terminology and can relay and guide clients through this - CPC, CPM, placements, OTH direct response etc.
- Knowledge of Google Analytics is highly desirable

And what's in it for you?

As well as a unique working and reward environment, with 20% of all profits shared bi-annually, we also treat our staff to; 25 days' holiday, cycle to work scheme, flexi-time, pension scheme, gym or travel subsidiary, childcare vouchers, birthdays off and fresh fruit and fantastic local cakes! And finally, we take care of your career, personal development is at our core and everyone has a tailored progression path designed to suit you.

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Graduate Media Buyer, Graduate Media Planner, Intern Media Buyer, Intern Media Planner, Account Executive, Digital Account Manager, Digital Marketing Exec, Agency Account Exec, Advertising Buyer, Advertising Planner.

Interested? Just Apply Below...

In 2005 we ripped up the rule book to deliver a recruitment agency experience that makes everyone feel just that little bit happier. By applying you consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. Good luck, Team RR.

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