Los Angeles

Media Buyer/Planner | Job #12845

Date of Posting:

November 17, 2019

Length of Assignment:


Pay Rate:


Job Description:

Artisan Creative is hiring a media buyer / planner to join an in-house marketing team with a legal client. You will handle all aspects of strategically identifying and curating media buys across various media outlets including TV, radio, billboards, print and some digital to maximize the client’s reach toward their target audiences in both English and Spanish.

The world of legal is highly competitive so experience in a similar field is a must. Additionally, this position requires previous experience with multi-million dollar budgets. You will work directly with the CEO and marketing director while working cross-functional with other team members.

Responsibilities include:

Select media outlets, including location, to meet firm’s marketing goals
Negotiate the best purchase rates and contracts
Identify the most appropriate vehicles for building awareness of the firm’s brand
Compile and maintain competitive industry-specific reporting
Develop, analyze, and monitor reporting on effectiveness of campaigns
Establish and maintain contacts with media owners, vendors and publishers
Develop campaign action plans within approved budget constraints


Minimum 5-7 years’ experience buying/planning media with large budgets in competitive market
Solid understanding of ad formats, segmentation, audiences and trends in paid media and performance marketing
Must have experience of developing, executing and optimizing media plans
Data-driven with a proven track record of using analytics to provide strategic recommendations for optimization
Commercial awareness with ability to work well under pressure while meeting deadlines/goals
Advanced computer skills with knowledge of media planning, research and buying tools
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or related field (advanced degree preferred)
Excellent critical thinking, communication, and interpersonal skills
Ability to thrive in fast-paced collaborative team environment
Strong attention to detail with ability to liaise with C-Suite
Bilingual in Spanish a plus

Please reference the Job # and Title in the subject matter of your email and submit to artisanjobs@artisancreative.com Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

Applicants for roles within the City of Los Angeles please note: “Pursuant to the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories.”

Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Artisan Creative has spent the last 20+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print,Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Technology and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. For a complete list of our core capabilities, please visit artisancreative.com

Visit our blog to access over 400 articles on interviewing best practices, job search and freelancing tips. Artisan Creative is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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