Graduate Media Executive

Title: Graduate Media Executive | M & C Saatchi Performance | Central London | Easy Apply

Industry: Creative industries

Role/Sector: Marketing

Location: Central London

Placement: Graduate job (permanent)

Salary: £18,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

M & C Saatchi Performance are a forward thinking performance marketing agency, operating in 12 hub offices across 4 different continents.

Winner of 'Media Agency of The Year 2017' they boast an incredible roster of clients including Amazon, BBC, Skype and Microsoft.


This is graduate level 3 month internship, paying £18,000 per annum, designed to lead to a permanent position provided all goes well.

Role and responsibilities:

The Media Executive will be responsible for aiding the Media Planner Buyer with mobile and broader digital media campaigns and acquire the experience to become a future Media Planner & Buyer themselves, gaining mobile media/technology knowledge, building the discipline of client servicing and passing on those skills to future team members. 

How you can expect to spend your day:

  • Support the Media Planner & Buyer with reporting and planning of mobile and digital campaigns
  • Help manage and execute a campaign throughout the campaign lifecycle including set up, creative management, pacing and delivery
  • Set up campaigns within media-management system
  • Ensure proper entries into financial system, including reconciliations
  • Provide optimisation insights to the Media Planner & Buyers
  • Participate in rate negotiation
  • Prepare campaign reporting
  • Aid implementation of tracking solutions, including the use of initiative to identify and rectify tracking issues for media campaigns
  • Deliver results in line with client objectives and KPIs
  • Assist in the preparation of bespoke analysis and presentations for clients
  • Maintain accurate, accessible and organised documentation

The ideal intern’s personality and qualifications:

  • Strong analytical skills and a logical, data-driven thinker
  • Exemplary eye for detail
  • Outgoing character, to fit within the team
  • Strong written and verbal communication and people skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships with clients, suppliers and internal teams
  • Excellent organisational skills to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to analyse results, identifying and explaining variance from goals
  • Exceptional attention to detail with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a cohesive team to achieve and deliver in excess of targets
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel (pivot tables)
  • Desire to work in fast-paced, quickly-changing, technology-focused industry
  • Clear demonstration of curiosity with an obvious enthusiasm to learn and contribute to the wider agency
  • Exudes entrepreneurial spirit

What are the perks of working at this company?

  • Working in a creative, innovative environment, with others keen to pass on their extensive knowledge
  • Second-to-none career development opportunities within a global agency
  • This company is made up from graduates who once came through Inspiring Interns (including the director)- they genuinely care for your future and know how to help you succeed 
  • Always open to new, dynamic ideas that will push the company forward.
  • A young team, with a great social culture!
  • Vibrant open plan office
  • Amazing perks – think office dogs, many socials, drinks and yoga
*No cover letters, please just submit your CV to be considered*

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