Graduate Media Planner Buyer

Shape Media
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to make your first break into the media industry working for an exciting and fast growing agency.

Our client, a hugely successful and dynamic media agency plan and buy advertising campaigns all media across a range of sectors and pride themselves on their industry expertise and service culture.

Working as part of a strong experienced team, full training will be given in the full range of skills required for a successful career in advertising. You will have involvement in all elements of a client’s campaign from taking the brief, through the research and planning stages, assisting in strategy development, media assessment and selection, presenting to the client, buying the campaign, establishing the terms of measurement, then evaluation and analysis of performance.

  • We are looking for an intellectual, ambitious, self-motivated individual hungry for a career in Media.
  • You will be a graduate with a minimum 2:1 degree, ideally gained in a Business, Sciences, Marketing or Advertising discipline.
  • If you possess a good degree (2.1 or higher) from any other subject area you should possess evidence of your interest to pursue your career in the Advertising industry and have passed Maths GCSE, minimum grade B.

You will be able to work smart, fast and relish the opportunity of working on both the planning and the buying side of media. You will understand the ethos of a medium size agency and be keen to play your part in growing the business. Speed is vital, with the ability to pick up new media and skills quickly and accurately and have a "can do" philosophy.

You like the opportunity to think creatively, yet love analysis. You enjoy a good negotiation, but are always fair. We are looking for a sociable, intelligent, driven individual who is keen to learn and get stuck in!

As a fast growing agency with a sound business foundation, this agency offers the support and investment in your development.

They will provide you with both on-the-job and external training in all media and across a variety of sectors and are open to all ideas - you will have a key role and contribution to the team.

You will have involvement in new business and access to the management team, working in an open plan office to encourage interaction amongst the entire team.

Interested? Please apply now to Shape Media - interviewing now with an immediate start.