The Media Supervisor role is a mid-level management position focused on servicing clients in the creation, execution and monitoring of media plans or on negotiating with external vendors to secure the best investment options in a variety of mediums to maximize clients’ reach to targeted consumers.
We have a unique approach and provide the support to help you guide marketers on how to best connect their brands with people.
*What You’ll Do *
You’ll implement and manage Human Experience plan development, negotiation and/or execution
You will be responsible for learning the client’s business inside and out and staying abreast of industry and competitor information
You will work with your Associate Director and/or Director and colleagues within your primary practice area and across other practice areas to create, present and execute communication plans for assigned client brands
You may serve as a key client contact to receive client requests and investigate proposed and alternative solutions to maximize client objectives and to identify and/or resolve any execution issues
You may serve as a key contact for media partners in a variety of mediums to negotiate best investment opportunities
You may monitor plan execution and serve as a first point of contact to raise and resolve any identified issues/discrepancies
You may generate media insights using various data sources and craft strategic POVs
You may serve as first level coach and supervisor to one or more associates which includes delegating work, checking work, providing performance feedback and completing performance reviews for your direct reports
Who You Are
You have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree. If your degree is in marketing, advertising, communications, applied mathematics or consumer insights or related field, that’s a plus
You have 3 or more years of related work experience working on mutlicultural media plans
You have strong quantitative and analytical skills – you can detect and translate a story behind numbers/data
You have excellent verbal and written communication skills; demonstrated ability to translate and present complicated ideas in a simple, and easy to understand yet inspirational /creative style
You have exceptional critical thinking and problem solving abilities – ability to think unconventionally in proposing potential solutions or opportunities to issues
You demonstrate strong detail orientation and organizational skills
You display effective negotiation and influence skills – steeped in required industry, brand, and competitive knowledge
You have proven ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects effectively and work well under pressure to deliver high quality work within tight deadlines
You display a strong team orientation
Project/process management orientation
You demonstrate a strong learning orientation and lean in to new opportunities and are willing to challenge status quo
You display an intrinsic passion for new technology/digital gadgets; and utilization of social media tools to engage and inspire new solutions for clients
You have proven experience effectively coaching and developing others
You are highly proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel, PowerPoint and Word as well as other equivalent programs
You’re familiar/proficient with various media tools, including MRI, Simmons, MBOX, Nielsen, DDS, Media Tools, Kantar, comScore, Clear Decisions, TARDIIS, DFA, IMS, Scarborough, etc.
Multicultural media planning is a plus!
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.