Media Planner/Buyer

  • The Brandon Agency
  • Charleston, SC
Full Time Advertising-PR Marketing Media

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Media Planner/Buyer to join our rapidly growing team. We are looking for someone who is focused on building our client's business through research, planning, negotiation, and placement of media for all platforms (digital, print, radio, TV, out-of-home). Analyzing and reporting the results for all media is an integral part of the position as well. The ideal candidate will be able to identify strategies and ideas that drive results and solve business challenges, while staying organized and communicating clearly in a very fast paced environment.

Responsibilities for this role:

  • The planning, negotiation, placement, billing, invoicing, and reporting of all media for both clients and the agency
  • Building and implementing campaigns in STRATA, DCM and Social Media Platforms
  • Developing and maintain positive relationships with media sales representatives of local, regional, and national media
  • Making sure all orders and specs are delivered to the account manager in a timely manner to meet creative deadlines

 Qualifications for this role:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Five (5) years of planning experience, preferably in a full-service agency
  • Digital media experience is a must
  • Proficiency in STRATA, SQAD, Nielsen, SRDS, Social Media Platforms and Microsoft Office Software, especially Excel
  • Professional image through in-person, video, and phone interaction
  • Excellent time and calendar management skills
  • Ability to work in fast-paced and pressured environments while remaining proactive, resourceful, and efficient
  • Ability to prioritize projects as they are assigned
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent math skills


Media Planning and Buying

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree


$55,000. to $65,000 depending on experience