The average salary for a Media Buyer in Australia is AU$51,521.
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Job Description for Media Buyer
A media buyer is one of the most important positions in the business sector, particularly in advertising. The primary responsibility of the media buyer is purchasing the media “real estate” that will benefit the marketing and advertising needs of their company the most. This real estate can take a variety of forms, but the most popular kinds include ad space on television, the radio, and the internet. The form of media that ad space is purchased for depends on a variety of factors, such as what …Read more
Media Buyer Tasks
- Purchase time or space for advertising from media companies, negotiate prices, and schedule advertisements.
- Conduct research to determine the best ways to use media to reach the targeted customer group.
- Communicate with the customer to determine the available budget, scheduling preferences, and the effectiveness of the campaign.
- Work with media planners and account executives to develop plans for how to reach the largest number of consumers.
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Popular Skills for Media Buyer
Skills in Media Management and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.
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