1+ months

Media Planner, Staples Media Network

Framingham, MA 01701
**Staples is business to business.** **Youre what binds us together.**

Our eCommerce team strives to showcase Staples value proposition and experience to customers through digital vehicles, including SEO, paid search, display affiliates, paid social media and more. We utilize online merchandising and campaigns executed by both humans and automated tools to convert new and returning website visitors into customers. Our team also ensures that our mobile and desktop websites and apps are easy to use, delivering the digital experience that our customers expect. At the same time, our teams focus on building and executing a strong innovation pipeline for the future. We work end-to-end with our sales, merchandising, finance, logistics and technology teams to provide a world-class, holistic digital experience, growing profitable results in a fun and rewarding work environment.

**What youll be doing:**

**This role will be responsible for managing media programs on behalf of Staples & Staples vendors. The Media Planner, will join our Staples Media Network Team, responsible for execution of digital marketing campaigns for vendor partners. The Staples Media Network Team is a highly visible team with aggressive growth goals over the next three years. We are seeking a highly-motivated individual to join our growing business. The Media Planner, Staples Media Network will work alongside the Media Managers, acting as a liaison between Staples vendors and external agencies to activate media programs. This role will be responsible for supporting external agencies in the development of media strategy, planning, and buying. This role will ensure flawless execution of the campaigns and closely monitor success metrics. A key component to the success of this role will be to foster the collaboration between internal and external teams, driving success for both our vendors and the larger Staples business. The Media Planner will be tasked with delivering/presenting success metrics to vendor partners as well as to internal Staples stakeholders.**

+ **Activate media across multiple channels including paid search, display, email & onsite (staples.com, SA.com) media**

+ Skilled in project management, with experience juggling multiple projects and delivering media campaigns from launch to completion

+ **Manage key team documents to facilitate team organization ie. media program budget trackers, flowcharts, creative specs, reporting calendar, spend/revenue tracker, promotional calendar, etc. and take every opportunity to refine, optimize processes to work smarter and more efficiently**

+ **Opportunity to participate in new business pitches to expand vendors (clients) for the vendor media program; lead scoping opportunity with agency partners, participate in pitch/education of media opportunities available to vendors and execution of new programs**

+ **Collaborate on the day-to-day management of digital marketing campaigns**

+ **Comfortable with leading calls i.e., agency statuses, reporting/data read-outs.**

+ **Guide & support development of media campaigns (briefs, strategy development, vendor selection, budget management, etc.) to incorporate direction from all key stakeholders & deliver success on campaign KPIs**

+ **Contribute and support agency partners to develop campaign reports/findings; ability to interpret and analyze data to optimize campaigns and develop an understanding of what the data means for the Staples business/vendor**

+ **Promote & manage the cross functional collaboration within Staples internal** **teams i.e., merchandising, marketing, media, inventory, promotional etc.**

+ **Day-to-day contact for external facing teams i.e., Staples vendor partners and multiple media agencies**

+ **Foster holistic media plans & reporting between agencies**

+ **Manage priorities/direction from key external and internal stakeholders**

**What you bring to the table:**

+ **Ability to be flexible with changing flight dates, changing budgets, performance issues**

+ **Proven ability to manage multiple detailed projects in parallel with custom deliverables and timelines and prioritize accordingly**

+ **Superior problem-solving skills and the ability to draw conclusions and take action based on data**

+ **Excellent written and oral communication, comfort with presenting**

+ **Ability to work cross-functionally and collaboratively with internal and external team members**

+ Thrives in growth environments with a lot of opportunity for ownership, managing campaigns operations independently

+ **Intellectual curiosity**

**Qualifications :**

**Whats needed- Basic Qualifications**

+ 2-5 years of advertising/media or account management experience serving clients, agency experience preferred.

+ **e-commerce, experience in a retail media network or with retail brands is a plus** **.**

**Whats needed- Preferred Qualifications**

+ **Bachelors degree**

**We Offer:**

+ **Inclusive culture with associate-led Business Resource Groups and resources such as the Social Justice Resource Center**

+ **Flexible PTO (22 days) and Holiday Schedule (7 observed paid holidays), Online and Retail Discounts, Company Match 401(k), Physical and Mental Health Wellness programs, and more** **perks and benefits (https://careers.staples.com/Staples-Life/Benefits)**

_Interested in joining the team? Check out our_ _perks and benefits_ _!_

_Staples believes Inclusion is a verb and we encourage diversity of thinking and ideas as well as backgrounds and experiences. Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law._


Posted: 2022-05-27 Expires: 2022-07-09

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