Media Supervisor

Job ID
2018-1242
Job Locations
US-IL-Chicago
Discipline
Media


At C-K, our mission is simple: Make friends, not ads®. This philosophy has helped fuel seven years of the best sales Porsche has ever had, 28 quarters of record Corona Extra results while the rest of the industry’s major brands are in decline, recording-breaking attendance at Cedar Fair’s amusement parks and similar results for Vitamix and Edward Jones. It’s also how we helped make the BIC Flex 5 the #1 disposable razor.

 

Our friend-making mindset not only drives our ideas; it also drives our structure. We’re built without silos or competing interests to truly tap into an ever-expanding range of disciplines, from advertising to SEM/SEO to social to analytics—whatever it takes to create compelling brand experiences. It has also fueled our growth, making C-K the nation’s second-largest independent ad agency and placing us among the top 20 advertising and digital firms in the country with nearly 500 employees and $900 million in annual billings.

 

Headquartered in Chicago with offices in New York and Milwaukee, we represent major brands across virtually every industry, including Benihana, BIC Razors and Stationery, Cedar Fair Amusement Parks (Cedar Point, Knott’s Berry Farm and 10 others), Casa Noble Tequila, Corona Extra, Edward Jones, General Tire, Nikon, Pacifico Beer, Paper and Packaging Board, Porsche, Roundy’s (Pick ‘n Save and Mariano’s) and Vitamix. We are all about outcome, not output. And our results prove it. For more information, visit C-K.com.

 

­­

About C-K Chicago:


Chicago’s independent spirit makes it the perfect headquarters for C-K, one of the nation’s oldest and largest independent agencies. C-K’s Chicago office, located just off the Magnificent Mile, is full of native Midwesterners and transplants alike that are united in the values of hard work and collaboration.


At C-K in Chicago, we work with major global and national brands like Porsche, Corona Extra, Cedar Fair, BIC, Edward Jones and many others. We’re proud of these partnerships and the integrated approach we take to every client and every element of a campaign, be it large or small.


Our experts here have backgrounds spanning every marketing, advertising and communications discipline across all categories imaginable. C-K Chicago is a hub of innovation and the nerve center of the agency.


We also apply our work ethic to the community. Our flagship charity in the Chicago office is Off the Street Club (OTSC), the oldest boys and girls club in the city. Throughout the year we participate in the planning and execution of several key OTSC fundraising events such as Swing for the Kids, The Firefly Ball, Summer Bake Sale and Holiday Luncheon. We also participate in the Battle for Hope, the Chicago-area advertising agency battle of the bands. In 2015, our house band, the Angry Pickles, won the Battle for Hope and helped raise thousands for OTSC in the process.


About the Role:

 

  • You have at least 3 years of experience working in an agency setting as a Media Planner/Senior Media Planner, with a minimum of 1 year working on a digital-heavy assignment.
  • Experience managing a team of Media Planners and Assistant Media Planners.
  • Advanced proficiency of syndicated research tools including MRI, Simmons, AdViews, and Comscore.
  • You’re a “people person” who likes free candy, a casual work environment, and co-workers with a sense of humor.

 

About you:

 

  • Represent C-K on a daily basis through client facing projects, and overseeing the day to day activities and managing the daily workflow of Media Planners and Assistants.
  • Contribute to insight mining and consumer research, channel role development and KPI development.
  • Lead POVs, market overviews, RFP development, competitive reviews and development of buy guidelines.
  • Write RFPs and buying specs while working in conjunction with broadcast activation, digital activation and buying teams.
  • Monitor the plan delivery with the buying team, and collaborate with the analytics team to compile and summarize social conversations, client proprietary research, syndicated research, and search trends.

 

To all recruitment agencies: Cramer-Krasselt does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to employees at C-K. Cramer-Krasselt is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.