PLACED: Media Planner, Integrated, $40-48K, NYC

Do you have a passion for the arts, culture, and education?  Then stop selling toilet paper, pills, or cars and join an agency whose focus is on the things in life that enrich us: museums, libraries, gardens, performing arts, visual artists, education, and non-profits.

Seeking an entrepreneurial, energetic, detail oriented multi-tasker who has experience with project management, creating reports, presentations, conducting research and serving clients. Experience with advertising agencies and marketing industry, the media planning process, and a passion for it is preferred. You will be working in a focused, contemporary, award-winning boutique advertising/marketing agency that serves a diversified set of clients in non-profit and for-profit sectors, with great benefits and room for growth.

Responsibilities:

• Work with senior management and account team to develop strategies and recommendations for Media plans

• Demonstrate an understanding of media fundamentals

• Keep up-to-date on media trends and media opportunities

• Conduct media research and evaluate data

• Understand various media and their applications against client strategies/goals

• Execution of media plan including negotiation of rates and contracts, consideration of timing, generation of insertion orders and coordination of ad specs

• Establish a professional, productive rapport with sales reps/media vendors and field any media inquiries

• Generate campaign completion reports

• Maintain media kits, ad specifications, and vendor contacts to make sure they are current and complete

• Coordinate trafficking of ads and deadlines for ad material

Requirements & Skills:

• 1+ years Media Planning, Advertising Agency, or similar experience

• Very detail-oriented and proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

• Strong mathematical and quantitative/analytical abilities

• Highly organized and able to efficiently multi-task

• Strong presentation skills

• Computer Skills/Software Knowledge, especially Excel and Powerpoint

• Demonstrate ability to learn account management software (Workamajig) and processes quickly and proficiently

• Understand the strengths and weaknesses of each Media type

• Able to make independent decisions and identify priorities

• Meet client and internal deadlines and obligations

• Be able to identify and promote solutions

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PLACED: Digital Media Planner, $55-70K

Ready to work with smart folks in a casual environment?

Mid-sized, independent interactive and direct ad agency in NYC is growing its Media team and needs well-rounded, motivated digital talent. You will be directly tasked to lead and own the research, planning, developing, optimization, and execution of online advertising campaigns for a variety of purpose-driven, not-for-profit clients. This fast-paced environment provides lots of opportunity for growth, learning and creativity. The ideal candidate has a solid digital tool kit (display/PPC/SEM/SEO/social/email/lead gen), understands analytics, is able to translate ideas into action, and has successful client relationships.  Previous acquisition marketing experience is a plus.

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PLACED: Senior Display Planner, $65-85K, NYC

Fast-growing, boutique digital media agency is seeking a Senior Display Planner to help drive their vision to the next level. If you have a passion for digital, the knowledge to back it up, constantly strive to learn new skills, and thrive in a dynamic workplace, this may be the agency you’re looking for.  You’ll work in an agile environment consisting of small, autonomous teams, rather than layers of management that contribute nothing to clients’ bottom line.  As a bright, innovative and multi-skilled team member, you’ll be the prime point of contact for a large luxury account.  This account has a unique mix of Brand and Direct Response elements, so a combination of a strong technical knowledge, a background involving DR and knowledge of the current Brand marketplace is key.

As the strategic lead, you’ll review and challenge performance and strategic direction of campaigns and activities, ensuring delivery of high quality thought pieces, planning presentations and analysis of campaigns.  Please be able to use and interpret digital planning tools effectively (e.g. Nielsen, Comscore, Adrelevance, etc) with the skill to examine account-wide results and pro-actively suggest improvements.  The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of display experience working on complex accounts, preferably from an agency environment. You will need a balance of creativity and analytics, solid technical/IT skills, and an understanding of tracking systems. Great communication skills, attention to detail, and the ability to take ownership are also essential.

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PLACED: Media Coordinator, Integrated; Temp-to-perm, $25-35/hr, NYC

Have what it takes to work for an iconic American luxury brand?

Internationally recognized luxury retailer seeks a resourceful and analytical, temp-to-perm Media Coordinator for their in-house Advertising and Media team.  A laid back perfectionist, you’ll participate in the planning, buying, and evaluation of all media – from digital and traditional to RFPs and media kits – in support of strategic brand initiatives.  In partnership with your nimble team, you’ll negotiate contract rates, analyze research, manage vendors, and advocate for emerging technology and trends.  Considering your focus will be on a luxury account, a flair for the affluent and previous category experience in fashion/luxury/beauty/retail would be ideal.  Please be personable, poised, and detail-oriented.  1-2 years of prior media planning experience is necessary, as is proficiency in Excel.

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PLACED: Digital Campaign Manager, $45-60K, NYC (Media Planner/Buyer)

Well-established, global business-to-business advertising agency seeks a Digital Media Planner & Buyer to join their ranks.  This high-energy, collaborative team of creative, interactive, media and account managers are focused on delivering truly integrated and interactive global communication services for premier clients in the financial, technology, healthcare, and manufacturing/industrial arenas.

You’ll be the point person for all digital media buys, developing and optimizing complex digital plans and helping to streamline online buying and planning capabilities and procedures within the agency, including managing agency relationships with online vendors and media partners.  Liaising with creative, production and account teams, you’ll ensure efficiency and consistency across the digital advertising landscape, including banners, email, rich media, search marketing, mobile, social and more.

On the technical side, you’ll manage and monitor campaign activity and analytics, employ DART for trafficking and utilize ad servers such as DoubleClick.  Experience with research tools and additional understanding of delivery techniques would be helpful- Day Parting, Geo Targeting, Demographic Targeting, Psychographic Targeting, Contextual Targeting, Behavioral Targeting, Campaign Re-Targeting.  Please have a working knowledge of first party ad serving, real time brokering, retargeting, audience segmentation, conversion architecture, site side optimization.

Seeking a candidate with a minimum of 2-3 years of digital media experience; an understanding of B2B and client issues is strongly desired.

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PLACED: Associate Director, Social Media; $85-95K, NYC

Global advertising agency with a family-style environment is seeking a seasoned specialist in the areas of brand content, brand publishing and social marketing; someone who wants to weave content-led, trans-media narratives.  Known as a business communications specialist, this shop works with top-tier clients in the financial, technology, healthcare, and manufacturing/industrial arenas.  While previous experience in these categories is helpful, a genuine interest in these ever-changing industries is just as valuable; as is a curiosity for exploring the B2B space.  You will lead the Social Media team day-to-day; ideal candidates will have experience developing, implementing, and measuring digital communications strategies including social technologies, mobile devices/platforms and websites, as well as traditional advertising efforts across all clients. You’ll supervise Community Managers (on-site and remotely) and identify influencers through social monitoring and custom analysis tools such as Crimson Hexagon and Hoot Suite, while distilling big data into actionable communications insights. Please have familiarity designing, developing and syndicating, aggregating and federating brand content with a proven ability to use myriad forms of content to reveal various aspects of a brand’s narrative to relevant audiences.  You will be expected to be a Social Media Evangelist, who is able to help lead and educate the agency.  Due to the close collaboration between the Social Media and the Creative department, you’ll report into the Chief Creative Officer.  6+ yrs exp in advertising/digital/PR/media. If a casual environment with quality work is what you seek, this is the place for you!

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