Immediate need for an experienced media buyer for projects on a freelance/as needed basis. This position will plan, buy and execute media campaigns across multiple channels, with an emphasis in Broadcast TV, Radio, Cable and Social/Digital. Must be able to transform a budget to meet established client requirements and objectives.
Ideal candidate will have experience in using BluHorn or similar media buying software to plan and purchase local markets nationwide. Knowledge of Nielsen and Comscore direct subscriptions desired. NCC buying experience a plus. Digital media buying experience required, with a knowledge of Basis software preferred.
The ideal candidate for this position will:
- Have 5+ years minimum experience with media planning and buying (agency side)
- Knowledge of BluHorn media buying software and/or a similar software
- Experience in Basis digital media software
- Be savvy and knowledgeable of social and new media technologies
- Be organized, self-directed and efficient
- Have strong written and verbal communication skills
- Have experience in multiple industry verticals
- Be well versed in required media skills such as ability to review market research reports, audits, readership studies, online reports, etc.