Digital Planner & Buyer

Job Title: Digital Planner & Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Healthcare + Free Gym Membership + Free Breakfasts + Holidays AND many more!
Start Date: 2018-08-01
Reference: VWDMPB
Contact Name: Vanessa Webley
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 25, 2018 18:51

Job Description

Overview of the role of Digital Planner & Buyer:

Creative Personnel are on a SERIOUS hunt (yes, you heard me right, SERIOUS hunt) for and I quote my client “an optimistic, participative, self-assured, hungry, ambitious and imaginative STAR Digital Media Planner & Buyer, with a Display edge, who’s ABSOLUTELY READY to spearhead their career into a new stratosphere and work for the Number 1 Independent Media Agency on the planet! If you’re tired of being another number and you want to create CHANGE, make a DIFFERENCE, and INNOVATE, then 
  • Do you want to be part of a TRULY successful? 
  • Do you want to be surrounded by a star digital team?
  • Do you want to sit with in an open structure and not be bound to a title or label?
  • Do you want to spend your days in a unique, lively, buzzing atmosphere and feel rightly satisfied at the end of your day?
  • Do you want to be invested HEAVILY in?
  • Do you want LONG STANDING exposure to some of the UK’s TOP Music, Entertainment, Fashion, Sports, Beauty, Retail, Charity, Travel & Lifestyle brands who contribute in annual billings in excess of £250M?
The Role of Digital Planner & Buyer:
  • Take the lead on the digital relationship with your OWN patch of clients
  • Be the day to day contact, accountable for the digital strategy, as well the digital planning & buying across all channels
  • Knowledge of search
  • With support from a senior member you'll have a close relationship with the campaign delivery team
  • You’ll sit with in a STAR digital team, who are fiercely ambitious creatures therefore culture is vital
Client Management: 
  • To be client lead as a Digital Planner & Buyer
  • To be first point of contact
  • To be an expert in your marketplace
  • Take exciting briefs and work on them end to end
  • Define the channels needed in order to ensure the campaign not only meets but exceeds the clients expectations
  • Put together creative cross channel solutions
  • Proactively seek out new and innovative trends
  • And optimise for all clients concerned
Responsibilities (campaign management side of the role):
  • Brief out, manage and ensure campaigns are delivered in a timely manner
  • Align campaigns to the strategy 
  • Put reporting schedules together to complete campaign cycle
  • Hit KPI’s against targets 
  • Work alongside specialist teams to smash against objectives
Desired skills & experience of a Digital Media Planner and Buyer:
  • Motivated and team player
  • 2 + years experience
  • Understanding of display, programmatic, and paid social, planning and managing DR as well as Brand
  • Review, deliver and put attention to detail
Knowledge and experience with DoubleClick, Campaign Manager, Prisma & Google Analytics


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