Canvas Worldwide, LLC.

  • Sr. Specialist, Media Buyer

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    ID
    2019-1320
    Category
    Local Investment
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Our Sr. Specialists have primary responsibility for estimating, negotiating, allocating and managing local media buys. It is their responsibility to monitor deliveries and assist in preparation of post buy analysis. They must also help supervise and train entry-level local buying staff.

    Responsibilities

    • Estimating, negotiating, placement, stewardship, securing added value, reporting, and posting of assigned markets
    • Make supervisor aware of any issue and provide solutions to market problems as early as possible in negotiation process
    • Track schedule deliveries and request under delivery weight
    • Responsible for post-buy analysis and rationale -carefully manage posting process: checking schedules to determine poor rotations, missed spots, under delivery, etc.
    • Works with Associates to resolve discrepancies
    • Oversee discrepancy resolutions and ensure timely payment
    • Develop market conditions and advise supervisors of any market changes
    • Write POVs for all market specific sponsorships
    • Train and direct Associates

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree required
    •  10+ years hands-on experience as a media buyer – sports buying preferred but not mandatory
    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills. Demonstrated solid technical and negotiating skills.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills – both internally and externally.
    • Detail oriented, with strong problem solving abilities.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products: Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
    • Ability to multi-task, manage multiple priorities, work successfully with teams, and work under pressure.
    • Strong station relationships, available and able to communicate through in-person meetings, on phone and emails – but also build rapport beyond emails.

     

    Salary and Benefits

    Competitive salary.  Generous benefits including health coverage, unlimited PTO and matching 401(k)

     

    Canvas Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity Employer

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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