Posted 12-03-2015, offered
24 Seven (Freelance Media)
Desired Skills and Experience
Skills & Knowledge
A solid understanding of advertising, marketing, and strategic brand management, and how to best leverage these in a digital environment.
Knowledge of the digital marketing and advertising landscape, the unique technical aspects of the medium, and their impact on the development and execution of media strategies.
Demonstrated ability to lead team in a highly collaborative environment to develop and execute media plans for clients in a variety of industries.
Strong interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, and the ability to thrive in a collaborative agency environment with multi-disciplinary teams.
Superior oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, and presentation skills.
Demonstrated budget management and resource planning experience.
The ability to successfully manage multiple internal and external initiatives/projects in a deadline-driven environment.
Qualifications & Experience
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from a four (4) year, accredited college or university in Advertising, Marketing, Communications, or related field.
A Masters or advanced professional degree in Advertising, Marketing, or similar is preferred.
A minimum of ten (10+) years of prior experience in the development and implementation of media planning and buying strategies within the advertising industry.
A minimum of four (4) years of prior media experience specifically within the digital/interactive marketing and advertising industry.
A minimum of four (4) years of prior staff management, development and mentoring experience is required.
A minimum of three (3) years of prior experience as a Media Director, or four (4) years of experience as an Associate Media Director, within an advertising agency is required.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
About Our Company Hip, award winning agency located in Dumbo Brooklyn seeks FREELANCE Media Director.
The Media Director serves as the senior media expert for the agency and is responsible for ensuring media strategies and deliverables meet or exceed the strategic requirements of the client and the agency's quality standards. This includes leading and managing relationships between Media teams, Account Supervisors/Directors and agency clients to maintain and expand business within existing client accounts and help uncover new business opportunities; providing industry expertise and thought leadership on new media venues, trends, risks, opportunities and resources; and sharing/disseminating information to ensure that all team members have the knowledge to become interactive media consultants to our clients.
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