Aeriz

Media Buyer - Chicago, IL

Job Posted
Aug 24, 2022
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Company & Role Overview

Summary

Media Buyer

Department: Marketing

Employment Type: Permanent - Full Time

Location: Chicago, IL (Pilsen)

Description

Aeriz is seeking a creative, highly motivated Media Buyer with experience in both digital, out of home and print advertising to join our marketing team in Chicago, IL. We're looking for applicants with negotiating experience, a strong work ethic, and great time management skills who can excel in a fast-paced and rewarding work environment. The candidate should have an intimate understanding of how advertising & marketing campaigns work. This individual will work with marketing management and advertising providers to plan and execute detailed, cross-platform campaigns. The ideal candidate will also feel comfortable reporting on ad performance and spend to management. Experience with cannabis & knowledge of cannabis culture is a plus.

This is a full-time role located in our Pilsen office in Chicago. Employees will work on a hybrid arrangement, rotating time at the office and remote work.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with sales and marketing management to translate brand goals into actionable media opportunities.
  • Plan, negotiate, buy, and optimize media schedules on behalf of in house and licensed brands across all media (print, digital, OOH, radio, TV).
  • Assist with business side and creative side requests - i.e. schedule/budget changes, creative changes, etc.
  • Work with marketing project management on campaign deliverables.
  • Build strong relationships with media company account executives.
  • Prepare regular media reporting (performance, spend, other relevant data points) for management.
  • Negotiate sponsorships, integrations, etc. that will provide added value to brand campaigns.
  • Understand and articulate media trends with the goal of determining how this will ultimately affect brand objectives.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably with a concentration in advertising, marketing, communications or related field.
  • 3+ years media buying experience, especially experience in traditional forms of media buying.
  • General media background, CPG ad buying is a plus.
  • Must be organized, detail oriented and comfortable working with budgets and numbers.
  • Strong organizational skills, analytical skills, and be detail oriented.
  • Computer literate and required proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Strong communication and people skills; positive attitude and team player.
  • Ability to handle stress in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be 21 years of age or older.
  • Potential for occasional travel to industry events and conferences.


Benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Casual dress code


About Aeriz

Aeriz is the largest multistate aeroponic cannabis operator in the United States, committed to growing and producing the cleanest premium cannabis products available. With operations in Arizona, Illinois, and California, Aeriz is proud to serve both medical and recreational consumers nationwide. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a collaborative work environment in an emerging market.

UpNorth Distribution is a cannabis distributor in Humboldt County, California. We hold a strong belief that Humboldt's love and connection to the land is responsible for producing the highest quality boutique cannabis available on the planet. The appreciation of the craft that has been perfected over generations is what makes UpNorth's service and products stand out from the rest.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

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Career Advancement, Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Inclusive Environment, Paid Time Off, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code

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About Aeriz

Aeriz is the largest multistate aeroponic cannabis operator in the United States, committed to growing and producing the cleanest premium cannabis products available. With operations in Arizona, Illinois, and California, Aeriz is proud to serve both medical and recreational consumers nationwide. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package and a collaborative work environment to our employees in an emerging market.

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