Freelance Broadcast Media Buyer

Job Type
Fulltime Hire
Job Description:
An award-winning Miami advertising agency seeks a temp, freelance remote Broadcas Media Buyer to join their team. You will contribute to media buys for Hispanic and general market clients. Our ideal candidate has min 4+ years’ experience in the advertising/media industry, is self-motivated, detail-oriented with budgets and works well in prioritizing ad managing projects.

Join a collaborative team of advertising agency professionals to work in a fun and exciting environment. Be part of a team delivering dynamic, on-target creative for local, regional and national clients from Miami.

As a Temp, Freelance, Remote Broadcast Media Buyer you will:
- Negotiate and purchase advertising to execute media plans for local and regional broadcast TV
- Create estimates, updates and adjustments of all broadcast ratings
- Possess data driven negotiation skills
- Design optimum buys in terms of cost efficiency, goals and vendor agreements.
- Review market sponsorship opportunities and makes recommendations based on client needs.
- Possess excellent analytical, reporting and operational skills specifically related to media buying
- Provide regular reporting to the client inclusive of budgeting/forecasting, cost scenarios, and executed program details inclusive of quantity and cost.
- Negotiate and maintain all agency rates as well as special placements.
- Conduct post-buy media analysis and tracks and reports on results.
- Work with/report to broadcast media, planning and finance managers
- Resolve billing discrepancies with vendors and maintain billing adjustments.
- Be responsible for reconciliation of invoices for specific advertising agency accounts

As a Temp, Freelance, Remote Broadcast Media Buyer you will have:
- Bachelor’s Degree and 4+ years or more of spot market media buying experience within agency and/media buying environment
- A drive, passion and innate curiosity of the advertising business, media and emerging trends
- Great market and industry knowledge of media tools, best practices and market/vendor relationships
- Strong communication, presentation skills
- Solid understanding of media math, metrics, industry trends/benchmark and research
- Excellent organization capacity for accounting and record keeping
- Great analytical thinking, proficiency in media math and research skills
- Strong computer skills: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
- Experience SMBS/Strata/Freewheel media tools is preferred
- Fluency in Spanish is NOT a requirement

This is a temp, freelance opportunity working remote (35+ hours a week) for an advertising agency in Miami.

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link/case studies for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.