Spears Group is an award-winning strategic communications firm that specializes in marketing, public relations, event production and engagement. We provide our clients with innovative marketing strategies, giving them a competitive advantage in an ever-evolving marketplace.
We believe our people are our most important asset and we utilize every opportunity to reinvest in them. We have a fun, fast-paced and dynamic work environment. We are currently seeking a Media Manager to join our team.
Job Description: The Media Manager will work closely with the Accounts team to create and execute successful and strategic paid media strategies for our clients. The Media Manager will also be responsible for devising, negotiating and placing media buys, fostering relationships with media vendors, and ensuring all buys are accurate and within budget upon reconciliation. The ideal candidate must have at least two years of experience in media buying and planning, with agency experience preferred.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for:
-Attend strategy meetings to create media plans consistent with goals of the client
-Be familiar with, and be able to recommend and purchase media across traditional, broadcast, digital, and non-traditional channels
-Be familiar with industry standards and best practices of media buying
-Familiar with reading and evaluating ratings and GRP, CPM and other media metrics
-Ability to create unique paid campaigns across all mediums
Coordinate launch of media campaigns with client, account team, and external vendors
-Consistently monitor buying strategies and effectiveness of campaigns
-Foster mutually beneficial relationships with media vendors
-Negotiate rates to obtain most competitive prices
-Audit executed media for accuracy and budget and obtain makegoods when necessary
This is a full-time position. We offer a competitive compensation package including base salary, bonuses, major medical benefits, paid vacation accrual, retirement, and ongoing professional development.
Interested candidates should submit their resume and portfolio of previous design work via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org