Media Planner

Chicago, IL

Posted: 08/23/2019 Industry: Advertising Job Number: BT8.19.1

Our client, a Chicago-based, full-service advertising agency, is looking for a talented Integrated Media Planner to join their growing team.  This position will require a creative thinker who will manage the development of strategic plans for multiple clients.  This is a growth opportunity and this person will be able to train and grow their own team.  The agency is an employee-centric work environment with manageable work/life balance and an employee's first mindset.  Apply now and find out what makes this opportunity so unique!


Job Responsibilities:

  • Media planning across all media (online and offline), developing objectives, strategies, plans and presentations
  • Creates and manages the RFP process
  • Work with our vendors to vet that they are strategically relevant and commercially viable
  • Research market trends in emerging media and make recommendations to agency/client
  • Work with media, account and creative departments to develop plans/recommendations
  • Ongoing investigation of new media, technology and planning tools


  • Minimum three years Media Planning experience; especially across broadcast and digital channels
  • A solid understanding of media, both offline and online
  • Experience with qualitative tools (e.g Simmons, MRI, ComScore, etc)
  • Expertise with cross platform planning tools (e.g. ComScore, Nielsen, mPlatform, etc)
  • Familiarity with Kantar competitive reports
  • Excellent analytical ability
  • Detail-oriented, organized and superior written/verbal communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrates advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications
  • Ability to interact with all levels of staff across the agency and clients
  • Enthusiastic team player



Bettina Thorn
Sr. Recruiter

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