Vacancies

Media Planner

Position: Media Planner

Department: Media

We are on the hunt for a versatile, self-driven, and experienced Media Planner Buyer ideally with 3 -4 years experience. This Planner/ Buyer will be channel agnostic but must have TV experience and an understanding of buying across all platforms is desired. The Media Planner Buyer position is responsible for seeking out, purchasing, negotiating, and optimizing media space for a variety of campaign types.

 

 

Responsibilities

    • Proactively plan, manage, and execute all campaigns across multiple channels
    • Negotiate, purchase, and consistently optimize profitable media buys by obtaining the most competitive prices in the marketplace
    • Work with your manager to gather and analyze data, craft insights, and make recommendations on a daily basis
    • Managing campaigns, and reviewing backend performance to ensure specific media targets are being met
    • Build long-term relationships with our media partners, internal team and clients

Qualifications

    • 3-4 planner / buyer experience, with a minimum 1 year demonstrated success in television buying
    • Experience building out media plans
    • Experience managing a media budget
    • Demonstrated success in managing high-volume media buys
    • Exceptionally-detailed knowledge of media metrics
    • Desire to work in a very fast-paced environment and handle multiple initiatives at one time
    • Ability to look beyond the quantitative whenever possible
    • Analytical abilities and the ability to communicate findings
    • Self-starter mentality with drive to succeed
    • Team player

 


To apply, please send your CV and Cover Letter to hr@ogilvy.co.nz