At Running Total Media we are committed to diversity & inclusion and providing equal opportunities for  everyone. We are dedicated to ensuring our processes are free from any form of  discrimination or bias, right from the application process to life as part of our team.

The agency

Running Total Media is a very successful and fast-growing Manchester city centre based media planning & buying agency, and part of the Total Media Group.  We work with some of the highest profile advertisers in the UK, and a key aspect of our offering to clients is our ability to evaluate and forecast the performance of their advertising campaigns, across the full spectrum of media – TV, digital, radio, out-of-home, and so forth.

The team

There are 15 friendly faces in our Manchester office (with no unfriendly ones!), and we’re a tight-knit and mutually supportive team.  We’re a bit of a gang, really, and take pride in collectively solving problems and identifying solutions.  We work closely across a range of different clients in multiple business sectors, so no day is ever the same, and learning opportunities are constant and plentiful.

The role

We are looking for a 2 x full time, permanent GRADUATE TRAINEE MEDIA PLANNERS to join our team here in Manchester.  You may have just graduated, or be a year or two into your career and feeling frustrated by a lack of opportunity to develop.  Either way, we’d like to hear from you if you’re industrious, curious, flexible, and numerate.   You’ll play a vital part in the agency’s output, and in due course, will help us grow our offering and revenue, improve processes and develop new products and insight.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Planning advertising campaigns across multiple media, potentially including digital, TV, radio, out of home, cinema etc
  • Negotiating with media owners to secure great value deals
  • Interacting with clients to help develop their plans & advertising campaigns
  • Liaising with creative & PR agencies
  • Studying for relevant industry-recognised qualifications

Meet the hiring manager

Lauren Wells- Media Analysis Manager

Lauren Wells- Media Analysis Manager

Lauren oversees all media analysis across the Running Total client portfolio, and has over 7 years experience in both media and media auditing.

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