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Sr. Media Buyer Remote/Hybrid

Job title: Sr. Media Buyer Remote/Hybrid
Contract type: Full-time
Location: Los Angeles
Discipline: Marketing
Remote: Yes
Reference: 424032
Contact name: Shelby Glass
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Position Summary:
Our client, an innovative media agency is looking for a Sr. Media Buyer who will be responsible for negotiating, placing, and maintaining National video buys on behalf of clients. This role must work collaboratively with other disciplines such as Strategy, Planning, and Client Advice and Management. 
Key Responsibilities:
Client 
•    Responsiveness to client requests including research reports, preparing schedules, buy highlights
•    Assist in preparing deck slides for client buy presentations 
Internal 
•    Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration amongst Client Advice, Strategy, Communications Design, Specialty Business Units (SBUs) and external agency partners 
•    Ability to communicate effectively 
•    Train and manage the workloads of Associates, Video Partnerships, and review documents and reports prepared by them 
•    Assist in Upfront negotiations and execute scatter needs 
•    Help with the evaluation of media plans of National TV linear as well as alternative video including OTT, cinema, online video, video on demand (VOD) 
•    Place, confirm and monitor media holds/orders 
•    Execute smooth day-to-day account activities: 
o    Stewardship: 
?    Enter buys into MBOX and ensure system reflects accurate buys 
?    Update buy summary documents 
?    Monitor network buys daily based on audience delivery data to ensure delivery in flight 
•    Secure necessary Audience Deficiency Unit (ADU) weight 
•    Assist with traffic issues 
•    Assist in preparing post buy documents 
•    Prepare presentation materials, encompassing all pertinent data for buy, for submission to the client 
•    Pull research reports as needed including Rankers, Dimensions, overnights 
•    Oversee brand allocations and corporate ownership 
•    Assist in managing added value execution, including solicitation from vendors, analysis of value, and proper documentation to internal team and client 
•    Oversee discrepancy resolution 
•    Screen content per client buying guidelines
Commercial
•    Develop and maintain media partner relationships Negotiate pricing that reflects efficiencies, clients’ objectives 

Desired Skills & Experience:
•    Bachelor degree in related field or equivalent experience 
•    2+ years of Media experience; preferably as a Partnerships Associate Skills: 
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Solid negotiating skills and experience collaborating with Strategy and Communications Design teams 
•    Proven problem-solving ability 
•    Able to work as part of a team in a deadline-driven, high-pressure environment 
•    Detail-oriented with exceptional organizational skills and multi-tasking capabilities 
•    Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Word • Knowledgeable in media math 
•    Proficient with MBox or equivalent Inventory Management system Apply for this job