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Media Manager (Communications)

Kelly Services
Mettawa, IL 60048
**At Kelly** **** **Professional & Industrial, were passionate about helping you find a job that works for you. If you ask us, this job looks pretty great.**

We are seeking a **Media Manager (Communications)** for a leading pharmaceutical company in **Mettawa, IL!**

**Schedule:** **Hybrid, M-F (In office 2-3 days per week)**

**Assignment:** 3 months (with potential to extend)

**Pay:** $63/hour


Must have media agency experience. Planned, purchased and measured TV TRP's.

The Media Manager position partners with our brand teams to set media strategies, determine advertising channels and establish media spending by channel. The Media Manager will work across all areas of the organization to communicate media strategies, plans and results for both consumer and professional media. Working with our media agencies of record, you will develop and execute strategic media plans for a set of brands/indications. You should have experience in uses of traditional and non-traditional media channels, as youre expected to conceive, plan and execute winning, innovative media solutions across various products consistent with each brands business strategies.

More specifically, you will be responsible for the development and execution of all media activities under your assigned brands/indications, identifying target audience and ideal channels to reach our target. Duties include working with our media agencies to identify and recommend media outlets that fit the target audience, implementing the schedule via the agencies, disseminating media flowcharts and placed buys, and manage media billing process. You will provide divisional POVs and white papers, make presentations to the Marketing teams as well as with cross functional teams.


Media Strategies and Planning

o Ensures all media strategies ladder up to and deliver on the brand business goals and objectives

o Ensures media strategies are strong and push brands towards results

o Ensure each plan has innovation, test & learn components

o Push the envelope for ways to bring creativity and innovation to the media plans

o Works with the media agencies to translates media strategies into tactics

Media Buying and Buy Stewardship

o Ensures media agency teams come with great ideas, strong executions, efficiencies and effective measurement for assigned brands/indications

o Manages and implement approved media plan ensuring flawless execution and all deadlines are met

o Review vendor consideration set with the agencies

Brand/Agency Management

o Develop and maintain effective day-to-day relationships with Marketing teams and our agencies of record

o Thorough understanding of brands/indications' business and important facets

o Coach, mentor, motivate agency personnel

o Review all brand sharing documents and ensure accuracy

Media Administration

o Ensure internal and Agency AOR teams are adhering to planning process, policies & procedures for assigned accounts

o Ensure all Media budgets are met and constantly monitored

o Ensures all monthly reporting is received and shared internally in a timely fashion

o Participating in media agency feedback surveys as well as performance review meetings

Industry Knowledge

o Thorough understanding of industry trends, consumer/HCP audience trends, promotional resources, competitive landscape

o Attend industry trade shows to keep current on marketplace knowledge

Competitive Tracking and Analysis

o Tracking/monitoring media activity, including competitive analysis

o Disseminate competitive reporting to brand teams and data analytics groups

o Collaborate on CP with Public Relations and other advocacy groups


College degree with 5-8 years of Paid Media experience as well as customer experience. Experience with media paid in the Pharma industry experience a plus. Bachelors degree in Arts, Business or Marketing with 5-8 years of work experience in several aspects of media (digital, offline, programmatic, etc.). Prior media agency experience is a must.


Must be able to determine brands media goals, strategies, tactics and provide recommendations to internal clients

Ability to manage multiple projects and vendors simultaneously with high attention to detail and adherence to departmental process

Ability to multi-task and oversee several media plans, vendors, internal constituents, at one time, face many deadlines and coordinate activities of different groups of individuals

Extremely organized and proactive with the ability to collaborate in a fast-paced team environment

Attend media industry trade shows to keep up on anything new in the marketplace

Must be able to negotiate with vendors, agencies

Familiarity with PHRMA, CFR, Sunshine Act & global pharmaceutical requirements a plus

**What happens next**

Once you apply, youll proceed to next steps if your skills and experience look like a good fit. But dont worryeven if this position doesnt work out, youre still in our network. That means all of our recruiters will have access to your profile, expanding your opportunities even more.

For questions or more information about this role, please **apply** and contact Heather Cappiello via email at .

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2022-06-03 Expires: 2022-07-04

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