Carlsbad, CA - onsite 3 days per week

Media Planner | Job #13279

Date of Posting:

July 25, 2021

Length of Assignment:


Pay Rate:

Salary DOE

Job Description:

Artisan Creative is looking for a full-time media planner to join a media agency focused on DRTV. The client is open to someone with general media planning experience who is willing to learn DRTV.
This position is a hybrid onsite/remote position based in their office in Carlsbad, CA. You must be available to work onsite 3 days per week. Along with a base salary, the client offers full medical benefits, 401(k) with employer contribution, company events, and community volunteering opportunities.

Reporting to the SVP of Media, you will buy TV media and streaming advertising. As the media planner, you will need familiarity with metrics, an understanding of the media landscape, and be comfortable presenting to clients. You will need an understanding of how to put together a media plan and will be responsible for coming up with media plans for presentations with the business development team.


  • 5+ years of experience at a media agency or media property OR 2+ years of media planning experience is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Understanding of industry-relevant business metrics (MER, ROI, ROAS, etc) required.
  • Strong grasp of the media landscape required.
  • Prior experience with media management and analytical software from providers such as Nielsen, Kantar, MRI Simmons, Comscore, Experian, CoreMedia Systems, DR Metrix.

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Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Core Values: Accountability | Agility | Trust | Communication | Enthusiasm

We have spent the last 25+ 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 marketing and communications teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Social, Technology, and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. 

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