Trainee Planner Buyer

£16000 per annum + benefits
05 Jan 2014
02 Feb 2014
Fish Tank
Media Buying
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Planner/Buyer - Direct Marketing Agency - Beautiful Bath location - £16,000 per annum + benefits

Exciting opportunity for a Trainee Planner/Buyer to join this leading data driven marketing agency. This is an ideal role for a recent graduate looking to kick start career within a marketing environment and for one of the best agencies in the South West!

The job:
As Trainee Planner/Buyer your main responsibility will be to meet clients' business objectives by producing cost effective and innovative media/list plans and delivering the best available cost deals for all media, with a strong focus on results.
As Trainee Planner/Buyer your main duties will include:
*Responsibility for keeping in-house media planning systems up-to-date
*Demonstrating examples of negotiation techniques and how/why rates have been achieved
*Having a basic understanding of profiling reports and how to interpret them
*Understanding of client objective's
*Helping with preparation of client meetings
*Preparing all materials related to campaign execution

This agency boasts an extensive client portfolio, covering the financial, charity, media and retail sectors.

You will need to have:
*Basic knowledge of direct marketing channels (insert, list, email, door to door)
*Numerical and analytical skills
*A meticulous attention to detail
*A team player attitude
*Ideally some negotiation experience
*Good time management
*Competent computer and Excel skills

This is a great opportunity to join a hugely successful agency and really won't be around for long!

So whether you're a Marketing Graduate looking to utilise your fantastic maths skills, or a Maths/Business Graduate looking to further your Marketing experience and passion, then this may well be the role for you!

If you tick those boxes and are keen to hear more then don't hesitate to apply!

Trainee Planner/Buyer
Direct Marketing Agency
Bath location
£16,000 per annum + benefits
Unfortunately, due to the high volume of response expected for this vacancy we are only able to respond to successful candidates.

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