Come Join our Team!
We're a dynamic and entrepreneurial marketing and media management agency, located in sunny South Florida.
The Position: Media Buyer
We are looking for an energetic, client-focused Media Buyer to join our team on one of our largest media accounts. The ideal candidate will have experience with developing and placing creative media plans that support client business objectives. This individual will have already demonstrated the ability to juggle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment and still meet all deadlines. We’re looking for a team-player who has the desire to learn and advance his/her media career by gaining more responsibility and greater client contact in a smaller, more entrepreneurial agency.
Daily responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
- Leveraging available media research to improve buying strategies
- Utilizing buying software to maximize media budgets
- Aggressively negotiating rates
- Placing broadcast media plans
- Evaluating new media opportunities and writing POV's
- Identifying or creating value-added packages to improve client media plans
- Approving invoices, reconciling discrepancies and posting buys, as appropriate
- Leading on-going communication with clients
- Tracking budgets and results
Candidates must have 1-3 years of experience in buying television and/or radio advertising, preferably in an advertising agency or client in-house agency. Familiarity with buying software such as SmartPlus, Strata, or TvScan/TapScan is a strong plus. Proficiency with MS-Word and Excel is required.
Marketing Performance Group offers excellent company benefits, including competitive salary, major medical and dental, 401-K and a profit sharing plan, and more. Interested candidates should e-mail both a resume and salary history.