Media Buyer

25 Jul, 2021


Media Buyer

Bully Pulpit Interactive
Washington, DC/Chicago, IL/New York City, NY/San Francisco, CA


Media Buyer

We are seeking a full-time Media Buyer to join our team in Washington, DC, Chicago, IL, New York City or San Francisco, CA. In this position, you will support the execution and management of paid media campaigns across numerous clients. You’ll work closely with a team of Media Buyers, and coordinate across our Client Services, Media Planning, and Analytics teams to execute successful campaigns.

The ideal candidate is someone with a passion for managing digital advertising campaigns. The perfect person for this position is a quick learner who is comfortable running paid media programs in social media, search, and programmatic advertising platforms.

BPI is a digital marketing and communications agency that wins hearts and changes minds for companies and causes. We specialize in public affairs, corporate reputation and social impact. From consumers, to voters, to the media, we communicate without barriers and measure what matters. A growing agency with offices in Washington, DC, New York, Chicago and San Francisco, BPI works in partnership with clients to develop and execute integrated communications and advertising campaigns to – from strategy to message to media relations to marketing.

In this position you will be responsible for:

  • Set-up, QA, implementation, and ongoing oversight of paid media campaigns across multiple advertising channels
  • Monitoring campaign delivery & performance, and flagging issues to the rest of the team
  • Helping to ensure campaigns meet and exceed client KPIs
  • Working with the Media Planning and fellow Buying team members to support the development of effective media plans
  • Contributing to BPI’s new-to-market products & services that help clients deliver more impactful campaigns
  • Reporting on advertising performance metrics across platforms to assess campaign performance, inventory value, and opportunities for improvement
  • Attending new vendor meetings to help assess the fast-changing digital media landscape and develop new buying solutions for clients
  • Supporting Buying team members in developing the agency’s buying product
  • Assisting Buying team members in designing, executing, and analyzing tests to improve the efficacy of our buying tactics

We’re looking for someone who has:

  • Experience running campaigns for political or public affairs clients
  • Excitement to work with our corporate clients and an enthusiasm for progressive causes and candidates
  • Knowledge of SQL, R Studio or other data analysis programming languages and software
  • Knowledge of business intelligence dashboard software such as Datorama or Tableau
  • Experience with or knowledge of outcome-driven experimental design and audience opinion surveys


Position Requirements:

  • Hands-on experience with search & social buying platforms including Facebook, Twitter, and Google Ads
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail
  • A readiness to grow quickly, learn new skills, think big, and get the job done



Employee Status: Full-Time

Salary & Benefits:

  • The minimum salary expectation for this particular position is $50,000 dependent on relevant experience
  • 100% company-paid healthcare, vision & dental for employees
  • Matching 401k contributions up to 4%
  • Generous vacation package
  • Unlimited sick leave
  • Generous holiday schedule
  • 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents
  • $50 monthly phone reimbursement
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Fully stocked kitchens and frequent catered lunches

Bully Pulpit Interactive provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants for employment regardless of gender identity, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, disability, marital status, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship status, matriculation, personal appearance, genetic information or other protected group status.

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Job posted: 2021-07-25