Media Planner

Location
Denver, Colorado (US)
Salary
Competitive annual salary plus health, denta, vision, and 401k plan.
Posted
Jun 23, 2019
Metro Area
Denver
Duration
Full Time

Vladimir Jones has an exciting opportunity for a Media Planner in either our Denver or Colorado Springs office!

The Media Planner is responsible for preparing and implementing client media plans of all types for existing and prospective clients.  This includes audience identification, research, development and presentation of media plans & buys. The Media Planner/Buyer is an expert at understanding emerging trends and best practices across the omni-channel media world.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Research, develop, and plan media for specified clients
  • Possess and maintain an understanding of media planning and buying across mediums – including television (national and spot), radio, print, digital, programmatic, mobile and social media
  • Present media plans to internal and client audiences
  • Gather, organize and present competitive research and spending data
  • Demonstrate strong problem-solving abilities and foster innovative solutions
  • Work closely with research and account service team members to frame and participate in strategy development, set goals and participate in the measurement process
  • Negotiate best possible rates, special parameters, value-added sponsorships and promotions and justify all media recommendations
  • Take a lead position in the campaign review process – leading teams to better performing work

Communication Skills:

  • Communicate in a clear, coherent and professional manner
  • Develop and facilitate strong relationships across the agency, and in workflow
  • Represent the team and the agency in a positive manner in all endeavors

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of agency experience in media planning and buying, including digital and/or social experience
  • Strong written and verbal presentation skills and style
  • Ability to manage people and projects smoothly and efficiently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrating energy and passion for the work
  • Effective problem-solver and generator of innovative solutions
  • Focused on delivering great work, no matter project size or complexity
  • Versed in applicable software and technology platforms
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications and media research/planning tools