ASSOCIATE @ SOCIETY

SOCIETY is a full-service global social media agency comprised of talent from the worlds of digital, strategy, media, creative, and analytics with a mission to find “brand purpose” and “deliver on business results” in an increasingly fast-paced, always-on, mobile-obsessed digital landscape. Our subject matter experts collaborate with major Canadian brands to execute award-winning social campaigns that deliver meaningful, emotionally-charged consumer experiences and real business outcomes.

We are actively seeking for dynamic, best-in-class talent to join the Society team as Associate in our Paid Social team. As Associate, you will assist in the day-to-day stewarding of both account and media activity on assigned campaigns for our clients and help take social media strategy, planning and execution to the next level. This entry-level opportunity will kick-start your career in digital media and provide a platform to partner with the world’s leading consumer brands.

Essential Functions

  • Work closely with Specialists & Team Leads on the development, implementation and optimization of social media campaigns.
  • Use research tools to help develop profile of target audiences with view into their social/online behaviors, media consumption, etc.
  • Help gather and distribute research around the industry, our clients and their audiences.
  • Help generate contracts, setup, launch, monitor, optimize, reconcile and bill campaigns to ensure that client receives all planned media and is invoiced properly.
  • Maintain detailed files of all pertinent records (media plans, performance reports, creative, contracts, reports, etc.) relevant to clients’ business with SOCIETY.
  • Help pull data for reports and prepare meaningful insights and recommendations.
  • Learn all about paid social capabilities including platforms, technologies, and targeting options within SOCIETY to help teams find best in class solutions for our clients.

 

Requirements:

  • Post-secondary certificate or degree with preference for Media and/or Marketing specialization or similar achievement.
  • Thrives under pressure and performs well in a in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Excellent working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of programs.
  • A passion for social media and an eagerness to learn. Active user / participant in social media is a plus.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills in both English and French (French not required in Toronto).  In Montreal, a French interview and essay/test will be a pre-requisite for consideration.
  • Ability to multi-task, excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and accuracy when working with numbers.
  • Excellent quantitative/analytical skills with the ability to draw conclusions based on data.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a cross-functional team

If this describes you and you are ready to join the fast-growing team at SOCIETY, please send your CV and cover letter to Joaquin.Murillo@societyagency.com. Only candidates who meet the required qualifications will be contacted for interviews.

SOCIETY is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in SOCIETY, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Media Planner

Media Experts is a leading Canadian media agency helping major Canadian brands deliver messaging across broadcast, print, out of home and digital. We are data-driven and powered by the spirit of discovery. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working Mediasystems™ that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results.

We are seeking Media Planner to join our Toronto office. This position provides someone seeking to advance their career in Media and Advertising with a tremendous opportunity to join one of Canada’s top 10 Media Agencies, learning shoulder-to-shoulder from some of the best media talent in our industry.

The Media Planner’s responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Assists Account Directors in the ideation, development, implementation and tracking of custom-designed strategic media recommendations for our customers.
  • Collaborate directly with customers to understand their specific business objectives and communicate with agency partners and media vendors to develop innovative opportunities that advance our customers’ advertising strategies
  • Oversee the stewardship of customer campaign objectives, continuing dialogue with creative agencies, collaborating closely with media buying teams, managing media budgets, and campaign activity reporting while adhering to administration policies and standards for delivering on Media Experts’ customer service promise.

Requirements:

  • Strong knowledge of the range of media, vehicles, and formats available to advertisers both online and offline.
  • Career-focused, resourceful, creative and analytical.
  • Strong team player yet have the ability to work independently.
  • Detail-oriented with an aptitude for multi-tasking.
  • Excellent written and oral presentation skills.

Education and experience required:

  • Minimum of 2 years planning experience
  • Diploma or Degree in advertising communications.
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Extensive knowledge of the full range of media research tools and their application in media planning.

If this describes you and you are ready to join the media-curious and future-focused team at Media Experts, please send your CV and cover letter to careers@mediaexperts.com.

Candidates who meet the required qualifications will be contacted for interviews.

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


Digital Media Supervisor

Media Experts is a leading Canadian media agency helping major Canadian brands deliver messaging across broadcast, print, out of home and digital. We are data-driven and powered by the spirit of discovery. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working mediasystems that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results. We are currently seeking a Digital Media Supervisor for our office in downtown Toronto.

The Supervisor, Digital Media Systems is expected to play a pivotal role within both the broader Digital Media team and the account service and strategy groups.

Responsibilities and requirements include:

  • Create digital strategy in close collaboration with Media Experts’ Media Systems Teams and our Digital Directors.
  • Understand Buyer and Support staff responsibilities in order to help them to efficiently manage their time and workload.
  • Ongoing training for Buyers and Support staff not only to help them fulfil their tasks but also to ensure they remain current in their product knowledge and skill sets.
  • Use of Digital Research Tools such as Comscore as well as market trends and industry best practices to guide both buying and strategy.
  • The person that best suits this Supervisory role will have a passion for deep-diving into data and using analytics to prove their recommendations.

The successful candidate holds a Bachelor’s Degree or College Equivalent and 3+ years of Digital Media Experience.

If you are interested in applying for this position, and joining the dynamic and entrepreneurial environment at Media Experts, please send your resume, and a cover letter referencing the Media Coordinator position, to careers@mediaexperts.com

Candidates who meet the required qualifications will be contacted for interviews.

Media Experts is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome and encourage applications from all interested parties. Accommodations are available, upon request, for those with a disability or medical need during any stage of the recruitment process. We thank all candidates for their interest in Media Experts, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


Senior Media Planner

Media Experts is a leading Canadian media agency helping major Canadian brands deliver messaging across broadcast, print, out of home and digital. We are data-driven and powered by the spirit of discovery. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working mediasystems that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results. 

Job Functions:

  • Work with Account Directors to ensure superior work and fulfillment of: research, customer presentations, internal campaign briefings, facilitating brainstorming sessions, negotiations, Pre/Post buy reporting, and POVs
  • Implement Media Experts exemplary care to customer servicing and administrative standards
  • Project management to ensure all deadlines are met – through managing day to day planning responsibilities on assigned accounts
  • Foster relationships with industry partners (media vendors, creative agencies, research providers) and internal teams
  • Aid in the supervision and training of junior staff
  • Assist in leading and inspiring internal teams

Core responsibilities include:

  • Interpreting customer and creative campaign briefings
  • Provide research & development to Media Experts Tradigital plans and recommendations
  • Planning media that goes beyond the conventional flow chart, recognizing all forms of paid, owned and earned media.
  • Provide strategy development for campaigns
  • Gathers, organizes and presents competitive research and spending data.
  • Negotiating of all media opportunities
  • Presentation of media plans and recommendations to customers
  • Staying abreast of latest advertising industry trends, and research with a focus to North America through article reading, webinars, and industry events.

Candidates will demonstrate successful experience

  • Ability to interpret data and develop insights
  • Deliver creativity in planning & to presentation
  • High energy level, and willingness to do “whatever it takes”.

Qualifications:

  • At least 3 to 4 years of media planning experience. 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Experience working on National accounts
  • Knowledge of the range of media vehicles and formats available to advertisers
  • Clear understanding of the key attributes to all media available
  • Clear understanding of the fundamentals of media buying across all platforms
  • Highly proficient with diverse Media Research Tools  and Microsoft office software: MS Word, MS Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Knowledge of SEM, and Social Media is an asset

Those interested should send their CV and cover letter to careers@mediaexperts.com.


Looking for you!

Media Experts is a leading Canadian media agency helping major Canadian brands deliver messaging across broadcast, print, out of home and digital. We are data-driven and powered by the spirit of discovery. Our unique approach revolves around designing effective, hard-working Mediasystems that drive brand engagement and deliver outstanding business results. The energy in all our offices is contagious, vibrant and fun!

We are always on looking for great talent who have a passion for doing great work and having fun along the way! If that is you, don’t hesitate to drop us a note with your resume at careers@mediaexperts.com.