Media Planner/Buyer

PJA is looking for a Media Planner/Buyer with 3-4 years of experience to develop and implement media plans for a broad range of clients and new business opportunities. This position would be responsible for analyzing data, thinking creatively and applying innovative strategies to ensure marketing campaigns reach the right target audience within the budget allocated and give the client maximum exposure. 

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Work with Associate Media Director to develop and oversee execution of media plans from inception to completion
  • Provide strategy, vision and understanding of client's business to enhance client relationship
  • Conduct media research, evaluate data and develop POV across various media channels and their application against client strategies and goals
  • Gather, organize and present competitive research and spending data, as requested
  • Keep current on media trends and educate team 
  • Effective client facing and presentation skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with concurrent deadlines through effective account management
  • Support Associate Media Director in managing budget and client financials
  • Computer proficiency: This position will regularly use MS Office as well as media planning and research software 

Qualifications:


  • Bachelors Degree required
  • 3-4 years of media planning and buying experience required
  • Excellent quantitative skills - expertise with Excel and proficient with numbers
  • Exposure to media software, reporting and optimization tools such as Doubleclick Campaign Manager and Google Analytics
  • Excellent written/verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and persuade colleagues and clients
  • Results-oriented team player who is proactive and has a strong work ethic
  • Time management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects
  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving

You're smart and curious and love a challenge. We set a fast pace, but also know how to be human, so if you’re interested in genuine, authentic relationships we are the place for you. Join us and make innovative marketing programs that defy the rules. PJA likes to figure out the hard stuff. And that takes a certain kind of person to want to figure it out. Exceptionally smart, driven and, well, just a good all-around corporate citizen. If that sounds like you, you're half-way hired already and we can't wait to meet you. 

PJA is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.