Exchange Media Manager, Trading
About the role:
We have an exciting opportunity to join Mindshare Kuwait team as an Exchange Media Manager, Trading. Working within a small team, you will work closely with Mindshare MENA & the GroupM agencies, providing influence over the shape of the broadcast trading strategy, whilst also working with them to contribute to the direction of business at a group level.
Key areas the role will cover include but are not limited to;
- Profile of expenditure by medium
- Being involved in TV Coordination with Mindshare MENA
- Tracking of DRTV deals/spend
- Managing the commercial relationship between Mindshare Kuwait and Media suppliers
- An input to annual deal negotiations
- Management of barter partnerships, taking ownership for compliance and best practice
Who we’re looking for:
We’re looking for someone with a solid commercial understanding of broadcast trading at a manager level. Although motivation and direction will come from the Trading Director and the Managing Director of Mindshare MENA & Kuwait, it will be critical that you are self-motivated and able to manage your own time effectively. You will possess excellent active listening, facilitation, and communication skills so as to ensure we can manage expectations and stakeholder alignment. We’re also looking for someone who is comfortable with tracking and numbers who has a willingness to take ownership of various workstreams.