Associate Media Planner

Expedia Group

Location: West Hollywood, California

Job Type: Full time


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Assistant Media Planner – Media Team – US

Expedia Group Media is a media buying organization, on a mission to power global travel for everyone, everywhere. As we continue to expand our services and responsibilities, we are seeking a hardworking and creative Assistant Media Planner to join us at a pivotal time in our voyage. You are data driven and highly analytical who thrives in a fast-paced setting, collaborating across an international team. You will play an integral role in developing and stewarding US national multi-media plans across all Expedia Group brands.

What you'll do:

  • Support media planner in building holistic media plan recommendations which deliver on Brand media strategies and established media principles (across TV, OTT, OOH, Cinema, Audio and Digital)

  • Successfully steward multi-media plans, Brand broadcast integrations and sponsorships

  • Consistently respond to stakeholder requests in an accurate, timely and professional manner

  • Study Brand target consumer media habits and recommend media opportunities which build Brand awareness, consideration, and affinity

  • Coordinate Brand market/vendor budgets and delivery (GRPs, impressions, sponsorships and integrations)

  • Analyse competitor activity insight from relevant tools, and stay up to date with latest media trends

  • Compile and analyse relevant metrics on an ongoing basis to optimise media plans and schedules, analyse media alternatives and make supported recommendations

  • Build pre and post-campaign summations for co-op partnerships and major Brand sponsorships

  • Collaborate with internal teams to build and execute media testing strategies that drive business efficiencies

Who you are:

  • At least 2+ year’s Media planning experience in US National TV, digital video, cinema, and OOH. Experience with emerging TV platforms (connected TV/OTT, addressable, programmatic TV) preferred

  • Bachelor's degree or related technical field; or Equivalent related professional experience

  • Demonstrate basic understanding of key terminology and key performance indicators in the industry

  • Strong analytical skill set - ability to derive TV optimization insights from data and make solid recommendations

  • Highly collaborative, with excellent interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with Brands, EG Media leads, Finance, and vendors

  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written

  • Ability to prosper in fast paced, culturally diverse environment

  • Proactive, attention to detail, results-oriented problem solver, meet timelines

  • Minimum 2+ year’s US National TV and digital media planning experience

  • Minimum intermediate-level proficiency in Microsoft Office in Excel and PowerPoint

  • Preferred location: LA


About Expedia Group

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®,™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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