Jan 01, 2019

TV Media Buying Executive

  • London, UK
Ambient B2B - Business Publishing B2C - Consumer Publishing Business Information - Intelligence Conferences, Events & Exhibitions Digital, Online & New Media National & Regional Press Outdoor & Out of Home Radio Television & Cinema

Job Description

Award-winning digital media planning agency

Company Description

Our client is an award-winning digital media planning agency.

They work with brands such as National Trust, Shelter and Post Office with their media planning and buying on TV, online and offline.

Job Description

Purpose of the role
  • In time have a full understanding on the "mechanics "involved in the trading of TV Airtime.
  • To understand the objectives
  • To liaise with the senior buyer who interprets client/planning briefs from the "business team".
  • They must ensure that campaigns are delivered by the relevant Sales house in both value and quality.
  • Station by Station.
  • The job requires regular interaction with both media owners and planners.
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Delivery of all TV campaigns to specified target and value.
  • Ensure that all plans are approved by the client and administered correctly in line with the finance team.
  • Make sure all media bookings are accurately booked
  • Download new schedules from the TV sales Houses on a daily basis.
  • Act ASAP to any changes on the schedules
  • Constantly chase value and campaign improvements
  • Making sure all deadlines are met.
  • Keep line managers up to speed regarding delivery
Skills and Attitude
  • Effective communication with Media Owners to gather market and programme information.
  • Eventually a TV expert, being able to demonstrate knowledge to the Clients and the Agency.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of the current and future TV market
Work Quality
  • Deliver all information in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Ensure that all work submitted is in keeping with value and quality parameters.
  • Be highly organised
  • Prioritise workloads and multi-task