Media Buyer

Linnihan Foy

Linnihan Foy is a full-service, top 25 advertising agency located in Nordeast Minneapolis. We offer a competitive salary based on experience, 401(k) with match, health insurance, generous PTO, great offices, a friendly atmosphere, a well-stocked kitchen, free parking and potential for growth.

Position Details

Media Buyer
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

Linnihan Foy is seeking a media buyer to support our media department. Our ideal candidate would be experienced in all things media, highly organized and a want to work in a fast-paced environment within an agency setting.

Job duties would include:

  • Optimizing media plans and budgets according to a set strategy 
  • Negotiating with advertising sales reps to ensure the most cost-effective deal structures. 
  • Entering and reconciling vendor invoices 
  • Assisting Controller with media specific financial tasks and vendor communications. 
  • Managing creative calendars for ad trafficking to vendors 
  • Assisting with media placement with opportunities of growth 
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities that management may deem necessary from time to time

We would enjoy meeting those with the following qualifications:

  • 3-5 years media experience in an agency setting 
  • Experience in buying all media: radio & TV, OOH, print 
  • Familiarity with buying and planning software (Advantage software a plus) 
  • Highly organized with excellent time management skills 
  • Strong communication, presentation and negotiating skills 
  • Ability to reconcile invoices and recap media buys 
  • Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint 
  • Minimal supervision, relies on experience/judgment 
  • Detail-oriented and proven ability to thrive in a fast paced environment 
  • Good sense of humor (a must)

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