Senior Media Buyer & Planner

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Are you a passionate and successful Media Planner & Buyer who is seeking that next growth opportunity? If so, we have a great opportunity for you!
The BOSS Group is supporting fantastic organization currently located in Herndon, VA in their search for a senior level media planner and buyer. This is a full time / direct hire position, and the ideal candidate will be well versed in both traditional and digital media planning, and comfortable collaborating with large partners and external agencies. You will help determine where to allocate and pull spending in order to generate highly successful campaigns. The media planner will handle negotiations and budgets, with budgets ranging from $20M - $40M annually.

Media Buyer

Take the lead on developing quarterly and annual budgets while managing media spend on a monthly basis

Manage planning and forecasting, while adjusting spend based on campaign results

Develop close partnerships with external vendors and partners and help to negotiate new contracts

Work collaboratively with internal team to develop improvements for campaigns
Continuously track expenses and budget, make on-going projections and handle negotiations with vendors
Provide strategic and effective recommendations on spend for a variety of channels including broadcast, radio, online, social, etc.

Media Buyer

6-10 years of professional work experience with proven success in media buying and planning
Ability to work in a fast paced work environment

Proven experience working with budgets in the millions and negotiating contracts

Clear understanding of performance metrics and how to drive new business leads
Ability to handle a wide variety of projects simultaneous and on tight deadlines

Strong and proven understanding of managing campaign analytics

Company Perks:

Your chance to make an impact on a great organization
Work with multi-million dollar budgets
Chance to work in a fast paced and fun work environment!

Generous base salary!

About The BOSS Group:
A specialist in placing creative, marketing and digital talent, The BOSS Group, offers temporary and direct hire/full-time positions with corporations, associations design agencies and non-profit organizations across the U.S. With 28 years of experience staffing and recruiting top creative talent we seek the best placement for you.
The BOSS Group is an equal opportunity employer.

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Category: Marketing & Biz Dev , Keywords: Media Buyer