Associate Media Buyer

MGH, a full-service marketing communications agency recognized as one of Ad Age’s 2019 and 2020 Best Places to Work, is currently seeking a talented broadcast associate media buyer with a minimum of 4 years of experience to join our team. Working remotely is a possibility for this role.
 
What You’ll Do:
  • Interact with station reps and develop productive relationships
  • Negotiate and place media buys/schedules
  • Develop a working knowledge of client’s goals, guidelines and strategies
  • Generate broadcast orders for distribution to the radio, cable and TV stations
  • Revise/maintain all schedules as needed with make-goods and upgrades
  • Produce monthly and weekly media recaps and highlights to share with client
  • Promptly approve all media invoices and settle billing discrepancies with media vendors and accounting
  • Alert team of special media opportunities
  • Stay current with all research data

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities/Experience:
  • Reputation as tough, assertive, and fair negotiator
  • Minimum of 4 years of broadcast buying experience
  • Consistently demonstrate the ability to understand and use all current media hardware/software programs – knowledge of Strata is a plus.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills, as well as strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to work independently and as part of an integrated team
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills
  • Flexibility to evolve to new processes
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising or Communications

Thank you for your interest in MGH, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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