Digital Media Planner & Buyer

Job Title: Digital Media Planner & Buyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: the best you've EVER SEEN! Believe me!
Start Date: 2018-04-01
Reference: VWDMPB
Contact Name: Vanessa Webley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2018 12:39

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 read on!

Do you want to be part of a TRULY successful agency? 
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 your future 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?

READ ON again! 

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 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
Responsibilities (client services side of the role):
  • To be client lead
  • To be first point of contact
  • To be an expert in your marketplace
Responsibilities (strategic planning side of the role):
  • 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 that's been put in place
  • Put reporting schedules together to complete the 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 - 3 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