STARCOM is a world-renowned media agency that simplifies human understanding to deliver meaningful brand experiences. STARCOM does this by creating the Space for Ideas, in peoples' minds and in the world, via a unique approach that gives the agency an unparalleled advantage.
With over 1,200 employees, STARCOM helps get the right consumers’ attention and delivers brand-building results for many of the world's leading companies.
We are on the lookout for proactive and positive individuals to join our high-performing team as a Planner Buyer. In this role you will provide support to the Business Director and the wider team delivering thorough insightful media planning with flawless execution.
You will also manage the day to day media administration functions across the team.
You will assist in the preparation of Budgeting and Invoicing whilst regularly monitoring rate changes and updating client schedules & budget summaries alongside updating the financial system
Regularly monitors rate changes and updates client schedules / budget summaries / financial system accordingly in consultation with the Business Director
Prepare analytical reports and work of a statistical nature with the Business Director
Maintains media plans at all times
Issues contracts to magazines, newspapers, outdoor, digital and broadcast companies.
You will work with creative agencies to ensure they have the necessary information about costs, closing dates and mechanical requirements.
Using CMI and other sources you will provide consumer insights for the Business Director
Skills / Knowledge Required
Previous experience in a similar role
Endeavours to deliver a high standard of professional knowledge across all aspects of media and communications
Is motivated to continually learn, share knowledge
Understands and utilises agency tools and systems
Is responsible for delivering trading goals and campaign performance
Starcom Auckland also offers fantastic benefits, just a few listed below :
Birthday day off
Summer Fridays - one early finish per month over Summer
Massages weekly on a rostered basis
Discounted gym membership at Next Gen Auckland Domain
Only successful applicants will be contacted.