Media Planner/Buyer

Job Description
Happy Medium is seeking a media buyer to identify the best mix of media channels to deliver an advertising message to a clients’ target audience. Using research data, they consider what is going to be the most effective within the budget allocated and give the client’s product or service maximum exposure.


Position Summary

As a Media Buyer at Happy Medium, you will be responsible for the following:
Media Planning:
Propose, plan and implement holistic media plans
Assist in updating all media planning calendars
Maintain client advertising budget spreadsheets
Identify and recommend advertising opportunities for current clients
Research and learn new digital advertising methods and platforms including keeping up to date on social media, search and programmatic advertising
Manage strategy and direction of all new/incoming agency digital media clients including working on all digital proposals
Media Buying:
Plan and place all media, traditional and digital, across all agency clients
Assist in trafficking out all traditional media campaigns
Assist in quarterly and yearly avails process
Make and maintain good contacts with reps across all markets
Manage the implementation of SEM accounts and oversee their day to day optimization
Media Reporting, Analysis and Optimization
Prepare and manage weekly and monthly client reporting
Assist in monthly invoice reconciliation
Analyze client data to ensure ad campaigns are optimized for optimal performance
Monitor day to day advertising performance
Evaluate the effectiveness of campaigns in order to inform future campaigns


Desired Skills

1-3 years experience in a media buying role
Client management and agency experience a plus
Up to date with the latest trends and best practices in media
Certified or willing to get certified in Google Analytics and Google AdWords
Strong detail orientation with good organizational and time-management skills
Ability to implement on extremely tight deadlines
Critical thinking with the ability to understand and evaluate all relevant data and troubleshoot when necessary
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, willingness to ask questions and have a thirst for knowledge
Ability to juggle and prioritize multiple projects in a timely manner

*This position is one that can be done remotely.


Competitive pay
Graduated unlimited PTO
Paid holidays
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance Plans
Flexible work schedule
Free onsite parking
100% paid parental leave (including mothers, fathers, and adoptive parents)
Medical flexible spending plan & dependent care plan

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