Media Planner and Buyer

A Media Planner and Buyer on our team understands how to create sound media plans while building media relationships leading to the best media plan designed to get results. A Media Planner and Buyer asks the right questions, shares insights across teams, communicates constantly (early and often!) with clients and colleagues, leads with a positive attitude, and shares the spotlight for a job well done. A true “Bright Light” for solving communication challenges, a Media Planner and Buyer at A. Bright Idea thrives in our fast-paced, high volume, quick-on-your-feet, respectful-of-all-ideas environment.

Must-Have Requirements:

  • Experience: Minimum 3-7 years buying media in local markets (regional and national buys a plus)
  • Bachelor’s degree in advertising, marketing or related field
  • Experience executing media buys and building media relationships to reach client objectives
  • Experience using media software to plan media buys
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with media, and negotiate on behalf of client
  • Demonstrated ability to manage media budgets
  • Ability to communicate media plans and overall strategy to clients and upper management
  • Problem-solver and over-communicator with an exceptional attention to detail
  • Passionate and cooperative team player with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to manage multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and web-based software programs
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, jpg.