Media Buyer

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Salary
Competitive salary based on experience
Posted
Nov 16, 2017
Closes
Dec 16, 2017
Ref
Media Buyer
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

One of the fastest-growing, independent ad shop seeks a strong and savvy Media Buyer who knows how to multi-task in today’s rapidly changing media landscape. The candidate must convey a high level of energy, an eye for content creation, and non-conformist determination to resist old ways. You can be a collaborator in imagination at The New American Agency™ as we lead in identifying breakthrough media opportunities for our clients.

 

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Negotiate and implement spot television and radio buys for 20+ local markets simultaneously against the Urban 12-17 segment
  • Represent clients and agency to the media in a respectful and professional manner
  • Communicate with media representatives on behalf of d expósito & Partners’ clients to negotiate the best placement, highest value-add, and optimal use of budgeted funds
  • Build and maintain positive relations with media representatives
  • Identify best innovated sponsorship and integration ideas during negotiations process
  • Regularly solicit and evaluate value-added opportunities for clients
  • Work with software programs such as Strata/SBMS, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Third Party Ad Servers
  •  Knowledgeable about the industry, Nielsen ratings, Urban & African American Market, and 12-17 Youth Segment
  • Stay updated on marketplace conditions, price fluctuations and changes in viewing patterns
  • Steward media campaigns regularly, manage makegoods, and ensure timely delivery of post analysis
  • Have a sense of urgency to obtain results and meet deadlines
  • Set priorities and manage time well
  •  Be highly organized and effectively manage the details associated with campaigns
  • Assist supervisor with maintaining budget control throughout campaigns
  • Adapt to changes in workload and working conditions without loss of productivity

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor Degree is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel for data manipulation, analysis, and charting
  • At least 3 years of local television and radio buying experience for the Urban Market
  • Experience in buying broadcast against the 12-17 Youth Segment is a plus
  • Excellent media buying negotiations skills
  • Attention to detail and time management to deliver high quality work for multiple projects while meeting deadlines
  • Strong organization and communication skills

Send your resumes to careers@dex-p.com.  Only qualified applicants will be contacted.