Media Buyer/Planner

Job ID 2021-0479

Creative Services Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Conair LLC

Position Summary:

As an integral part of the Media Team the Media Buyer/Planner will assist the Media Director with the following responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Assist Media Director in conjunction with Marketing, Digital and Creative Teams in the development of Media plans and Tactics that will support achieving sales goals.
  • Evaluate Media performance as related to supported products, providing pro-active recommendations.
  • Partner with our in-house Creative Team to ensure creative is leveraged cross-platform according to best practices.
  • Manage reporting and tracking Digital metrics and flag any issues.
  • Manage external Digital/Social media vendors/agencies coordinating all efforts.
  • Plan Print initiatives and generate Insertion Orders
  • Assign AD-ID’s, Traffic Creative and assist in Close Captioning production.
  • Assist in analyzing research data for media planning (MRI/Simmons), staying abreast of new and emerging technologies.
  • Follow internal controls and company policies as set by company and job function.
  • Contribute to the success of company by leading or assisting with other projects and tasks as assigned

Essential Qualifications:

  • Great Interpersonal skills. Able to establish strong professional working relationships within Conair as well as Media Suppliers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; detailed and well organized.
  • Good negotiating skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work autonomously when needed
  • Must have Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills. SMBS a plus but not required.
  • Most Importantly, must be a Team player and stay flexible.

Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Prior agency experience or working knowledge in the Media/Digital field

Environmental Factors:

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally for business (% if needed)

 What we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • Generous Paid Time Off Programs
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • FSA/HSA/Dependent Care FSA
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401k and company match
  • Commuter Shuttle to/from Stamford train station