Media Planning and Buying Manager (Programmatic)

Media Planning and Buying Manager (Programmatic)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Ad Ops & Programmatic, Campaign Management

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  • Contact:

    Abbie Kern

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Media Planning & Buying Manager (Programmatic) - Marketing Company - London - Up to £45k


The Company

This marketing company has grown rapidly, with plans to expand even further globally after having 30% year on year growth. Despite international success, this independent media agency still retains their progressive and dynamic culture. Working within this media agency will provide you the opportunity to work with esteemed clients, leaving your mark on hugely successful campaigns. If you are eager to work with a wide variety of exciting clients and have a drive for programmatic trading, this is the perfect role for you!

  • Be a part of a media agency that is consistently progressing and growing year after year
  • Work with a diverse portfolio of esteemed clients in a dynamic and forward-thinking work environment
  • Get involved with the creation of hugely successful campaigns


The Job

As the Account Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage several DSPs
  • Providing your expertise on innovation and strategy to improve and guide all client projects
  • Being a primary point of contact for clients, tech providers and media owners, interacting with them daily
  • Using a variety of channels, including Video, YouTube, OOH, audio and Banner, to establish new accounts
  • Building strong relationships with clients through face-to-face meetings, where you will lead conversations regarding client needs, expectations and reporting feedback
  • Take operational charge of pre-existing accounts across a variety of different countries
  • Guaranteeing that accounts are consistently meeting client's business objectives and KPIs



  • Are proficient and experienced using Excel, various DSPs (including DV360 and The Trade Desk) and a background of using DCO tools
  • Have a demonstrated experience in a programmatic role - ideally with a background in agency side operations
  • Have established innovative and strategic thinking for previous clients and campaigns
  • Experience of interacting and building professional relationships with clients
  • Have previously demonstrated the ability to manage numerous accounts and strategies simultaneously
  • Are able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong familiarity with analytics packages


Apply Now

You can apply for this role of Media Planning & Buying Manager now by sending us your CV or by calling us now!


Abbie Kern
Associate Consultant
+44 20 3869 2069


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