Media Buyer - German speaking

  • Job Reference: 807954
  • Date Posted: 22 July 2019
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: Saint Albans, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Events & Conferences, Marketing, Digital & PR
  • Language(s): German
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 02085037766

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity for a German speaking Media Buyer to join an international exhibition and trade fair production company. 

St. Albans, Hertfordshire (30 mins north of London)

German and English

Our client is a world leading international business exhibition and trade fair company, producing some of the most recognised and exciting events for specific business sectors across Europe.

To manage all media buying activities for their exhibition that take place across the DACH region, they wish to recruit a German speaking Media Buyer. Your job responsibilities as German speaking Media Buyer will include the following duties and tasks:

  • Liaising with trade publications worldwide
  • Buying advertising space (print & online) for promotional campaigns
  • Negotiate media rates when required
  • Arranging media partnerships
  • Liaising with graphic designers and translation agencies for the production of artworks (print & online)
  • Setting up and handling of media schedules
  • Working within set budget frames


  • Fluency in German, as well as fluent English
  • Strong interpersonal and organisation skills
  • A good understanding of the media landscape
  • Ability to deal with senior media representatives internationally
  • Negotiation skills to get the best advertising space at the best price
  • High level of IT literacy, including knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, with close attention to detail
  • Good numerical and data management skills
  • Commercial and budget awareness

£25,000 - £30,000 + 5% pension + healthcare

To be considered for this excellent opportunity as a  German speaking Media Buyer to join an award winning, international business, please click the Apply Now button and send your CV to us.