Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Type: Freelance / Contract
We are looking for a talented Media Buyers in order to support the up and coming needs of our DMV area clients! The ideal candidate will be able to work well with a team, as well as individually. Applicants should be local to the DC, Maryland, VA area.
Media Buyer Responsibilities:
- Daily interaction with clients through the media planning, placement, optimizing and reporting cycle
- Building effective relationships with media vendors
- Negotiate with media vendors to achieve best value media buys
- Responsible for tracking deadlines as well as reconciliation of media invoices.
- Compile post-buy reporting detailing performance of advertising campaigns
- Prepare status reports and briefings for management as required
- Placing, confirming and monitoring media buys
- Research and development of media options to present to clients
- Serve as liaison between agency, vendors and customers
Media Buyer Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications or comparable is preferred.
- Minimum 4+ years of related industry experience.
- Must be a US Citizen
- Understanding of media buying such as print, OOH, Internet, social and search
- Hands on skill with programmatic media, paid social and search
- Ad agency experience a plus, media or account service experience preferred
- Ability to buy media in multiple markets