I have worked in both in large Advertising Agencies and Media Independents. I now work by myself, for myself, offering all the conventional disciplines and skills of a professionalmore...I have worked in both in large Advertising Agencies and Media Independents. I now work by myself, for myself, offering all the conventional disciplines and skills of a professional Media Buyer with 20+ years experience- Planning, negotiating, scheduling, desk research, administration etc. I have some experience of in store merchandising/sales for a European manufacturer of Quartz worksurfaces for kitchens. I have had recent success in selling entries onto a website in the Architectural Specification market and am now also involved in a project for sponsorship opportunities within Regional press.
Area Covered: UK
Company Name: Mediamart ltd
Work Experience Summary: Key skills and achievements
I am currently involved in Freelance sales for a website that showcases products to the Architectural and Design sector. This project has seen me rise from a sales ‘novice’ to the leading salesman on the operation
Contracted to part of the Marketing team in the N.W, I have latterly distributed and merchandised samples for a world leading manufacturer of Quartz work surfaces in the Kitchen trade. Sales levels have been at least maintained in this very depressed market.
As a Media Buyer, my plans and negotiation skills have contributed to numerous overall marketing and promotions campaigns-optimizing returns on the advertising pound, maximizing budgets, and increasing sales.
âï¿½¢ Planning & Administration
I was a key member of a Media Independent, I helped develop a bespoke advertising administration system for a leading Recruitment Agency. This booked, tracked and controlled advertising spend by branch and was later adopted to the in house web system for monitoring all the companies marketing programme.
Education Summary: 7 \'O\'s 2 \'A\' s & HND Business Studies