Senior Media Executive (Senior Media Planner)
Toronto, Ontario
6d ago

Position at MediaCom

At MediaCom, we believe in People First, Better Results

We help people, brands and businesses unlock their growth potential

Our success is underpinned by our belief that if we invest in our people, we’ll deliver better results not only for our teams but for our clients.

We’re a global company, so you’ll be working with teams and time zones from around the world. And we’ve won every international award and then some.

There’s never been a more exciting time to be in marketing communications, with infinite choices and endless ways to communicate.

The Senior Media Executive is responsible for the development of client specific media plans across all media disciplines, providing supporting research and day-to-day client contact and servicing on assigned accounts.

This person may also provide supervision and training to junior team members.

Key Accountabilities

  • Day to day client contact
  • Responsible to client for carrying out requests and projects for the group
  • Nurture relationships with client partner agencies
  • Successfully supervise the workflow of Media Executives and Associate Media Executives for the day to day running of the account, ensuring that tasks are completed on time, project status is monitored.
  • Mentor and train junior staff members
  • Responsible for the development of client specific media plans across all channels
  • Provides interpretation of competition and other research data
  • Implements the MediaCom Systems Thinking into plans
  • Works with all internal resources including Investment, Finance and Strategy, and BI&A in carrying out the development of their plans and client service requirements
  • Oversees all media accounting and administrative duties required on their assigned accounts including monthly media expenditure reports (BCR’s)
  • Participate in clients’ plan presentations.
  • Skills and Behaviour

  • Solid understanding of online and offline planning
  • Proficiency with research tools i.e. IMS, Infosys, COMBNavigator, comScore, Nielsen
  • Strong client relationship management skills
  • Demonstrated time management and multitasking skills
  • Solid collaborative and team work oriented skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid interpersonal skills
  • Begin to develop presentation skills
  • Detail oriented and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Begins to understand the client’s business
  • Detail, accuracy and mathematical competency a must
  • Strong computer skills with a particular emphasis in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to manage and meet multiple demands within timelines
  • Education and Experience

  • 3+ years’ experience in media planning
  • Post-secondary degree specialization in Advertising and / or Marketing an asset
  • So, what are you waiting for?

    We are MediaCom. We believe in People First, Better Results. Visit us at to learn more.

    MediaCom is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know.

    MediaCom thanks all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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