Programmatic Media Planner Supervisor (Remote/Virtual)

Media Planning and Strategy NY Tampa, FL Chicago, Illinois


WorkReduce, the largest technology-enabled services provider for the media buying industry, is looking for a Programmatic Media Planner Supervisor to execute advertising campaigns for our clients. You will lead a team and  plan, execute, and report on campaigns for well-known brands with media budgets in excess of $1mm+.

This is a full-time (40 hours per week), hourly, temporary role lasting approximately one month with a high possibility of extension. 

About WorkReduce

We serve brands and agencies as a distributed team of media and technology experts operating through the WorkReduce platform. We are committed to providing employment that pays well, expands access to jobs and training, and makes a difference. We hire people who share our values of transparency, inclusivity, dedication, and fairness. 

What we’d like you to do:

  • Lead and manage the development of media plans, ensuring flawless execution, including implementation, troubleshooting, etc 
  • Work to develop overarching media strategy, including proactively investigating media opportunities and craft well supported, articulate POVs. 
  • Successfully articulate media, competitive, targeting, marketplace and landscape trends and be able to apply their findings and determine what the implications might be for our clients.  
  • Develop cross channel request for proposals (RFPs), evaluate proposals, and oversees all final buy recommendations  
  • Lead and motivate team members while overseeing and directing account activities; provide guidance on setting or re-defining priorities 
  • Oversee the develop of reporting and analysis of campaigns with the ability to pull out actionable insights 
  • Schedule and lead kick-off-calls with clients, partners, and internal teams  
  • Maintain thorough, real time knowledge of client business 
  • Establish processes and communicate clear direction to direct reports 
  • Manage and be accountable for media budgets and client billing 
  • Oversee weekly status reports among key stakeholders  
  • Ensure communication of creative needs and coordinates with creative teams on timely delivery of all assets for proper campaign launches

What we’re looking for:

  • 6-8+ years of media planning and buying experience 
  • 1-2 years’ experience managing junior level direct reports
  • Deep and proven programmatic planning and activation expertise, including PMP & Direct deal experience 
  • Experience leading the strategy and activation for other digital channels including paid search and social 
  • Experience and understanding of the TV planning/buying process 
  • Experience with Prisma
  • Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration; but also capable of working independently when needed  
  • Strong project management skills, with an emphasis on the ability to manage changing priorities 
  • Exceptional verbal & written communication skills - ability to think on your feet  
  • Strong analytical skills and a natural affinity with numbers 
  • Strong work ethic – highly organized, diligent, and attentive to detail 
  • A self-motivated individual who is well organized and can multitask successfully 
  • Able to work remotely and maintain a high level of productivity  
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment with constantly evolving priorities 
  • Agency experience in pharmaceuticals industry a plus, but not required

What you can expect from WorkReduce:

WorkReduce provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

WorkReduce does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters without a signed agreement on file with WorkReduce. Third-party recruiters include agencies, organizations, or individuals recruiting candidates for temporary, part-time or full-time opportunities other than for their own needs.  

WorkReduce will not pay a fee to a third-party recruiter for any resumes or CV’s submitted to any employee that does not have a signed agreement with WorkReduce. The agreement must be dated no earlier than one year previous to the date of resume submission. Candidate introductions, resumes or CV’s must only be submitted via the WorkReduce recruiting team and only if a) an agreement is already in place and b) the third-party recruiter has received formal instruction from a member of the recruiting team to submit candidates to a vacancy. 

We are not able to sponsor candidates requiring work authorization.