A Media Assistant position is the gateway to a career in media and will enable you to gain a solid foundation into any career in Marketing / Advertising.
The commitment and investment that we will make towards your training now, and throughout your career is significant as you will not only learn media skills but also benefit from our extensive professional development program.
Over the first 12-18 months, whilst you learn as much as you can about the industry & tools (there are a few!) you will play a key role in your client team supporting the administrative & buying process for your designated client portfolio.
Your contribution to the team and the broader business will never be underestimated!As your knowledge increases you will interact with clients & media owners more and more and gradually, under guidance, you will take on planning and buying responsibilities.
Key day to day tasksTurn up with a positive attitude and apply yourself to become indispensable to the teamSupport the team with a range of administrative tasks - Check / manage / implement media bookings, compile competitive analysis and research, track campaign performance and manage reportingStay updated on any program changes / launches, audience viewing figures (screen & OOH), circulation / readership figures (print), listener numbers (radio), new media developmentsBuild strong and successful working relationships with your team, other internal teams, media representatives and creative agenciesWeekly monitoring of all campaigns to identify any discrepanciesAttend training sessions, workshops and strategy sessions.
Continually seek to learn and developWho are you?At this stage of your career, there is little experience required, it's all about attitude the tools and training programs are there to help you succeed.
Some key attributes that we look for are : Good work ethic, enthusiasm and keen to learnStrong attention to detail, numeracy and literacyA good understanding of Excel, Powerpoint and OutlookInterpersonal and communication skillsPlanning and organisational skillsProactivity and problem solvingWe strongly believe that a diversity of perspectives and experiences enrich our work life and quality of work produced.
We welcome people from all walks of life!