Trainee Planner/Buyer

Future Talent & Entry Level Edinburgh, Scotland


Here at MediaCom, “People first, better results” is not just a tagline, it is how we strive to work and think every day. Our people are at the heart of everything we do. We believe that if you’re feeling inspired, creative and enriched, then your work and your clients reap the benefit.

That’s why we’ve offer a market leading, entry level training programme that will challenge, develop and motivate.

What do we do?

We are the UK’s favourite Media Agency, building connections for some of the world’s smartest advertisers, such as Trivago, Tesco, Subway to name a few. We plan and buy across all traditional, new and emerging media.

Who are we looking for?

Anyone with a bright, inquisitive and creative way of thinking, with a passion for marketing.

A Trainee Planner/Buyer will be responsible for identifying which media channels sit most appropriately within media briefs across our client portfolio.  A Trainee Planner/Buyer will develop media plans and buy campaigns that are fully integrated across all media channels.

You don’t necessarily need to be a recent graduate or school leaver, perhaps you’re considering a career in media for the first time. We just want to see that you have a great mind and a real commitment to being a great MediaCom partner.

Our Trainees will receive on the job and focused training in Planning and Buying across all areas of our business.

We actively welcome different backgrounds, different experiences and different ways of thinking so that we can produce the best strategies for our clients. Our range of departments, means that we have a place for you, whether you are an analytical, data loving, number crunching geek or an expressive, arm waving, mind racing, digital guru!

Does it sound like you? This is how to apply:

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Visa sponsorship is not provided for this vacancy. We can only accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without restrictions. 

GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.

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