Digital Media Planning and Buying Positions

Digital Media Planning and Buying Positions

WHY BE GOOD WHEN YOU CAN BE GREAT?

At Balcom Agency, we believe great marketing is a marriage of art and science, where insight, creativity and technology work brilliantly together. We’re not your average advertising agency, social media shop, web group or PR firm. We’re all of those things rolled into one.

And we are adding colleagues to our media team at all levels.

Associate Media Director (7+ years)
Digital Supervisor (5-7 years)
All Level Digital Planner/Buyers (0-5 years)

THE DETAILS

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, place or manage digital campaigns – including research, strategy, execution, analysis and reporting/optimizations
  • Collaborate with account managers, project managers and digital strategy/technology colleagues to develop elegant solutions for our clients’ challenges
  • Prepare or maintain media budgets and overall budget summaries for clients
  • Analyze and interpret campaign data to improve performance; facilitate dialogue with client and internal team to optimize campaigns
  • Negotiate buys and maintain good relationships with media vendors
  • Develop and deliver presentations (starting with internal teams and progressing to client level)
  • Stay up to date on new technologies, identifying opportunities to bring forward to clients
  • Be willing to continuously learn the skills necessary for promotion

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated progressive responsibilities in digital marketing
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Must work well under pressure, meet deadlines and have a get-it-done attitude
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint as well as Google Sheets and Slides
  • Experience with at least one third-party ad server (like DoubleClick, Atlas or Sizmek) preferred
  • Paid social (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) experience and/or The Trade Desk experience
  • All employees must be legally able to work in the United States without Visa sponsorship.

THE CLIENTS

The diversity of our client mix means you’ll never be bored. From tractors to food, from hospitals to festivals, we work with some of the biggest companies in their industries. This position may support more than one client.

THE CULTURE

As one of the largest advertising and marketing firms in the Tarrant/Dallas area, as well as a top-10 agency on the Dallas Business Journal list, we take work-life balance seriously and offer a full menu of benefits. We have been named a “Best Place to Work” several times and are Blue Zones Project certified as a healthy workplace. We have been recognized with the Governor’s Award by the American Advertising Federation during its Southwest Advertising Hall of Fame ceremony.

COVID-19 NOTE

We are still working from home. We anticipate returning to a hybrid schedule, although this position will be able to be remote full time, with occasional in-person meetings as necessary. Interviews will be conducted via Google Meet. If selected for the role, you will have an in-person onboarding.

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