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Junior Media Planner/Buyer Full Time Media Dimensions Toronto, ON Oct 7, 2019 Apply Now

Who we are:

Media Dimensions is Canada’s pioneering boutique media strategy and execution agency. We’re fiercely independent, 100% Canadian, and extremely client-centric with an emphasis on service and results. We’re looking for a new team member to bring data-based insights and media creativity to a varied client roster, driving business results and efficiencies, and forging meaningful connections between brands and consumers. If you thrive in a fast-paced multi-channel environment, love data and insights, and are interested in a unique learning experience, we would love for you to apply! We offer fair compensation linked to experience, competencies, and performance. Our culture supports innovation, collaboration, communication, and fun!


Who we’re looking for:

  • A determined, resourceful, and passionate media professional, dedicated to the evolving media ecosystem and a high level of client service
  • A keen interest in maintaining a diversified mix of clients as well as media platforms, with strong organizational skills and a detail-oriented mindset
  • A proactive, curious, and positive team player who is comfortable working independently, and with agency and client partners
  • An excellent communicator, both verbal and written
  • An aptitude for learning new skills and procedures, a consistent desire to learn and grow, and adaptable to change
  • A passion for digital media platforms, technology innovation, and creative use of media


Reporting to the Media Director, your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Active participation in ideation sessions
  • Media and target data analysis and insight development
  • Cross-channel connection planning and platform evaluation, including media efficiency analysis and negotiation
  • Assimilation of research data, vendor rates, and creative specifications
  • Preparation and presentation of planning documents to clients and potential clients
  • Ad server/tracking systems, including campaign set-up, trafficking of creative, and performance reporting
  • Account record keeping including media authorizations, insertion orders/contracts, and tracking reports
  • Campaign monitoring, reporting, optimization, and post-analysis
  • Ensuring campaign alignment and adherence to objectives and KPIs
  • Coordination and collaboration with client teams and associated agency teams to ensure strategic and executional alignment
  • Continuous investigation of new media and technology, and related innovations
  • Keeping up to date on industry developments and trends through education and training programs and presentation attendance


Your qualifications and skills should include:

  • 1 to 3 years experience in a similar role
  • A post-secondary degree or diploma in media/marketing, or a related program
  • Varied digital platform experience and certification is a plus (ie Google Ads, Facebook, IAB Canada, Amazon DSP and AMS, etc)
  • Proficiency with MS Office and Mac equivalent software (ie Keynote, etc)
  • Excellent research and analytical skills, with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent project management and capable of multitasking
  • Excellent team and interpersonal skills
  • Must be motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Confidence negotiating, and a “tough but fair” attitude
  • Resourcefulness and a strive for creativity in media
  • Experience with research software and data sets is a plus (ie Nielsen IMS, Numeris Lens, comScore, Vividata, Environics, etc)


If this opportunity is of interest to you, please email your cover letter and resume to: resumes@mdl4d.com


Media Dimensions is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, colour, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. Media Dimensions is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.


While we appreciate all applications received, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.