Born of a creative agency and fueled by start-up technology, The Media Kitchen is today's most inventive full-service communications planning and buying agency. While we are 100% multi-modal, we consider ourselves to be digitally centric. We stay abreast of the latest advancements by maintaining relationships within the start-up community and also by creating start-up businesses ourselves. Both uniquely position TMK to provide our clients unmatched service in their online and offline media needs and help drive innovation in the industry.

At TMK we love cooking up media to reach and inspire consumers so our clients win.

The Role:

The Media Kitchen in Minneapolis is seeking a Senior Strategist to become a valued member of this growing, forward-thinking, creativity-oriented agency. You possess well-rounded experience in traditional, digital and social media and have an interest in how all media channels work together. You are inquisitive by nature with a passion for staying on the cutting edge of the industry. You take pride in producing quality work in a timely manner and have the ability to accomplish tasks independently, as well as continually strive to learn. Be able to communicate effectively with clients and with different offices, thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple campaigns with a high level of detail and organization.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge using 3rd party ad servers
  • Strong analytical/reporting and negotiation skills
  • Advanced knowledge in Excel and Powerpoint
  • Be a thinker in the space above and beyond CPMs and Impressions

The Senior Strategist will...

  • You will conduct media planning research to determine the most relevant properties to be considered for media plans
  • Evaluate proposals and negotiate partnerships to achieve maximum value for the client
  • Develop efficient and effective media recommendations
  • Work with the Associate Strategists to create accurate media authorizations and insertion orders
  • Monitor the trafficking of ad tags and creative assets
  • Assist in the training of Associate Strategists
  • Track campaign performance and find opportunities for optimization. Maintain positive relationships with sales representatives

At TMK We...

  • Are Entrepreneurial
  • Are Driven
  • Are Curious
  • Are Quirky
  • Are Kind
  • Share
  • Are Fun
  • Are Humble

Our mission is to cultivate an environment that motivates, inspires, and promotes growth within our workforce while at the same time rewarding our employees for being THEMSELVES. We are an equal opportunity workplace committed to building a team culture that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

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