Media Supervisor

Colle McVoy

About Colle McVoy:

Colle McVoy is a full-service creative agency that leads brands to their next. We combine purpose, innovation and experience in new ways to give businesses a competitive advantage. We bring this approach to a diverse collection of client partners, including 3M, Associated Bank, CHS, Children’s Health, Cub Cadet, Elanco, Florida’s Natural, Invisalign, Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism, Land O'Lakes, Minnesota United FC, Plano Synergy, Optum, the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation, Target, UnitedHealth Group and Vermont Creamery, among others. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Colle McVoy has been named a Best Place to Work by Ad Age, Outside magazine and the Star Tribune.

Position Details

Media Supervisor
Twin Cities Metro
Minneapolis, MN

Are you an experienced media supervisor who’s ready to join a highly-collaborative and passionate culture driven by finding what’s next for our clients? Do you thrive on data, creativity and accountability to develop and steward solution-neutral media plans for national brands? Are you ready to join a team that’s delivered 3x media billings growth in last two years? If so, this is the right opportunity for you.

As a Colle McVoy Media Supervisor, you’d be part of a team that creates meaningful connections and champions innovative plans across a spectrum of channels and first-to-market opportunities. We’re looking for someone with proven experience supervising media teams, while not being afraid to also roll up your sleeves and do the work. You’ll oversee a team of media planners and assistants and work alongside your AMD/GMD to create strategies, build plans and be accountable for ongoing stewardship. You’ll collaborate with internal cross-department teams and external partner to create competitive analyses, trend reports, audience profiles, media plans, optimizations/performance reports and overall financial stewardship to lead your clients’ businesses success. Strong communication skills, attention to detail and accountability are must-haves. The ideal candidate is a dynamic, data-driven and creative thinker who wants to contribute from Day One, bringing a positive attitude with a drive towards teamwork, communication, strategic solutions and mentoring our media planners. There is lots of opportunity for career growth, too. A love of pop culture, sense of curiosity and passion for media are essential.


  • Initiate and facilitate media strategy, plan development, execution, reporting and stewardship 
  • Master account and media vehicle knowledge 
  • Collaborate as part of core team to develop Communications and Media Strategies 
  • Manage and coordinate all media team strategic and investment efforts 
  • Determine planning and resource needs 
  • Establish audience profiles and primary strategies to guide media planning and annual evaluations 
  • Primary internal team and client-facing responsibility for media discipline 
  • Interact with multi-functional teams (Account Service, Creative, Analytics, Interactive, Account Planning, Public Relations, CRM) 
  • Guide strategic direction, review plan documents, provide proactive reporting/plan stewardship 
  • Lead client presentation development 
  • Facilitate media relationships to advance understanding of existing/emerging markets and industry 
  • Attend client meetings 
  • Schedule and attend media representative meetings 
  • Review and discuss opportunities with industry experts – educate team, evaluate industry trends, needs for research 
  • Participates in internal team and agency development 
  • Work with Media team leadership to determine goals and strategies for team development 
  • Train and mentor direct reports (media planners, assistant planners) on a daily basis 
  • Develop and present agency training presentations on new ideas; bring in relevant speakers for agency and group presentations

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent industry experience 
  • Five or more years of experience in media planning 
  • Experience across all media vehicles (television, digital, radio, print, out of home, etc.) 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook 
  • Ability to travel as needed

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