The Associate Media Buyer will assist and support in all aspects media placement in your dynamic insert media channel. Ensure media placements are secured, entered and executed in a timely and cost effective manner. Closely manage and negotiate remnant placement opportunities. Ensure order entry database in kept up to date with active orders, cancellations, key codes, shipping instructions and material dues dates. Handle product clearances with outside managers/brokers. Responsible for tracking and reporting of program status as well as financial resolution of media performance issues. Responsible for communicating to marketing and finance of updates related to monthly media expenses. Liaison with production group to secure material delivery instructions as needed. Invoice processing as required.
The support of this position is key to the media departments effective functioning, the candidate must be detail-oriented and well-organized. They will at times need to answer questions on specific ad placements thus the ability to prioritize is essential because of the tight media deadlines and the shift they cause in priorities. Due to these deadlines, this position must be able to react quickly to last minute requests. Strong communication skills, written and verbal are essential.
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The Bradford Group is a world leader in direct to consumer marketing and provider of gifts, collectibles, home décor, and jewelry. Founded in 1973, we have an unyielding commitment to product quality and exceptional customer service which has helped us become one of the premier direct marketing companies in today's international economy.
Benefits: Our company is wholly owned by our employees through an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) that allows you to not only derive the benefits of working as an employee at The Bradford Group, but also gain the benefits of being an owner.
We also offer: A Business Casual Work Environment, Health and Dental Insurance, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO) Program, Direct Deposit, Credit Union, Flexible Spending Accounts, Employee Assistance Program, Employee Referral Bonus Program, 401(k), Profit Sharing, Tuition Reimbursement, Onsite Cafeteria, Onsite Fitness Center, Product Discounts and more!
The Bradford Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer