MEC | Media Executive

Overview of job
MEC is seeking an experienced and passionate Media Investment Executive. 

You will be responsible for buying all approved media, to support the (Investment & Activation) Director and Manager in becoming the interface between MEC and the media whilst ensure client campaigns are executed and amplified in a relevant and leading manner.

An opportunity to work across established FMCG brands within MEC, predominately TV focus however all Clients have a strong interest in cross-platform and sponsorship opportunities.

 

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the I&A Director

 

3 best things about the job:

  1. A fun environment: that encourages work life balance
  2. An ambitious team: we are ambitious for our clients; we are always finding new ways to push the boundaries of what is possible, to deliver results.
  3. Abundance Training: Opportunity to develop and drive both personal and professional growth

Measures of success –

In three months:

  • You will have started to build relationships with the Agency Executive team, key Client and Trading leads within MEC
  • Establish a strong relationship with the media, clients and creative agencies
  • Gains responsibility for buying across all media. Supports Manager with overall buying product and delivery of all campaigns within their client portfolio.

 

In six months:

  • Active role in briefing the media owners
  • In conjunction with the I&A Managers assists in the training and development of Analysts
  • Begin to use and gain additional trading insights through GroupM Knowledge suite tools.

 

In 12 months:

  • Proactive in terms of highlighting any issues with the buy, media developments, trends or

marketplace conditions that impact buying performance.

  • Continue growth and further development opportunity

 

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Establish a strong relationship with the media, clients and creative agencies
  • Responsible for buying across all media. Supports Manager with overall buying product and delivery of all campaigns within their client portfolio.
  • Example; Television Buying, R&F goals, TARP delivery, budget management,programme access and quality parameters.
  • Responsible for completing weekly tracking on all campaign parameters on all TV buys.
  • In conjunction with the I&A Managers assists in the training and development of Analysts.
  • Ensures that Analysts deliver on all key responsibilities.

 

What you will need:

  • Minimum 1 year experience with a strong trading focus
  • Confident TV buyer for both Metro and Regional market
  • An understanding of all key mediums and how the marketplace impacts media buys
  • A passionate individual with a strong work ethic
  • Collaborative and values a team approach
  • Holds a professional approach with all people you come in contact with, internal & external

 

About MEC
MEC is committed to growth. Growth for our people, our clients and our industry. MEC pushes the boundaries of what’s possible in order to thrive in ~ Ad Ops ~ Analytics ~ Brand Partnerships ~ Content Marketing ~ Data ~ Insight ~ Integrated Planning ~ Mobile ~ Multi-cultural ~ Performance Marketing ~ Planning & Buying ~ Programmatic ~ Search ~ Social ~ Sport, Entertainment & Cause Marketing.  Our 5,000 highly talented and motivated people work with category leading advertisers in 93 countries and we are a founding partner of GroupM. To find out more, visit us at www.mecglobal.com#dontjustlivethrive

 

About GroupM

GroupM leads and shapes media markets by delivering performance enhancing media products and services, powered by data and technology. Our global network agencies and businesses enable our people to work collaboratively across borders with the best in class, providing them the opportunity to accelerate their progress and development. We are not limited by teams or geographies; our scale and diverse range of clients lets us be more adventurous with our business and talent. We give our talent the space, support and tools to innovate and grow.

Discover more about GroupM at www.groupm.com
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GroupM APAC is committed to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our people are our strength so we respect and nurture their individual talent and potential.

 

LOCATION

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

DATE LISTED

October 05, 2017

STATUS

Open

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