The Advertising Media Buyer Team is often combined with media planner. They generally work in advertising and all media agencies and mainly responsible for transacting, purchasing and monitoring media space or time on behalf of their clients.  Their main objective is to search the most low-cost effective combination of mediums that will enable the client to communicate their message to the highest number of people in the target audience. They frequently work on various client accounts at a time.

Advertising Media Buyer Resume Template

Gary Leinden

3409 Johnson St.

Rutland, Vermont 9765

Phone: (081)450-1290


Advertising Media Buyer professional seeking for a position in a Media Company

Summary of qualifications:

  • Possess excellent communication skills and with the ability to manage stressful situations with clients
  • Profound knowledge of media space and developing media technologies
  • Highly organized and possesses good problem-solving skills
  • In-depth knowledge of print advertising, electronic media, quality assurance and imaging technologies
  • Familiar with international market strategies
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent knowledge in negotiation techniques and various media  distribution
  • Highly logical and keen on details

Career Experiences:

2009- To present: Media Buyer; Optimum Inc. Co.; Rutland, Vermont

  • Worked well in various  established clients
  • Organized tasks of researching and delivering media campaigns
  • Handled multimedia programs
  • Presented agreements with cost effective and targeted media source
  • Supervised quality assurance, clients relations and corporate communications
  • Reviewed strategies and purchasing terms

2007-2009: Junior Advertising Media Buyer; Source Media; Rutland, Vermont

  • Assisting advertising media buyers with purchase of media space
  • Handled multiple tasks of producing orders, sending and confirming ad space
  • Responsible in building rapport and maintaining good relationships  with clients and vendors
  • Ensures correct and proper billing for advertising placement
  • Responsible to resolve issues of creative error, changes, rate and placement dates
  • Participated in research to ensure successful advertising campaigns
  • Maintaining efficient and extensive filing
  • Supporting advertising media buyer and other colleagues


2003-2007: Degree in Mass Communications; University of Rutland, Vermont

Professional references would be furnished upon request