Manager, Communications, Atlanta, Georgia

Agency VMLY&R
Created 01/13/2022
Reference 6860
Category Strategy
Job type Full-time
Country United States
State Georgia
City Atlanta
Description

Position at VMLY&R

At VMLY&R, we create connected brands. We resist the usual ways of seeing, doing and thinking - harnessing creativity, technology and culture - to reimagine the entire connected consumer experience. Our goal? To create work that becomes part of people's lives, to drive value for our clients and, in the best of cases, to impact the world.

The Media Manager is responsible for managing general activities related to digital media planning, buying, executing and evaluating the performance of media campaigns. This individual will effectively manage the flow of client deliverables related to digital media and paid search.

Responsibilities will include maintaining control of the advertising budget, ensuring execution of media plans and monitoring buys. The Media Manager will also manage activities related to media planning and may be asked to develop POVs/position papers on key client or industry issues. She or he must be able to maintain effective communication within and outside of the agency to ensure accuracy and timeliness and that all campaign needs are met. This individual should have working knowledge and experience with media-related research, planning and buying tools.

As part of the WPP Group, VMLY&R offers one of the best overall compensation packages in the business.

Required Skills
  • Strong Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills (a must)
  • Paid search experience; Google AdWords certification is preferred but not required
  • Familiarity with ad serving and digital media reporting
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to maintain good relationships with outside vendors and clients as well as within the agency
  • Ability to work well under pressure with attention to detail
  • A passion for and interest in digital and emerging media
  • Ability to learn new skills and tools quickly

Required Experience
  • Digital media strategy and planning
  • Digital media buying
  • Digital media reporting/analysis
  • Experience with media tools such as Nielsen, comScore, MRI, SQAD, SRDS, DoubleClick, AdWords, and more
  • Experience with planning or executing paid search campaigns

VMLY&R is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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