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Group Media Director


Are you ready to build something great? Now is your chance to join our team and help us get to the next level in media strategy, expertise, and swagger. As Group Media Director, you’ll use your skillset and experience to lead and inspire our growing team of Media professionals while working alongside our wonderful group of Creative, Video and Strategy experts.

Position Summary


Morsekode is a Minneapolis-based agency offering creative and strategic services for brands of all shapes and sizes. Our diverse team of strategists, designers, content creators and web developers work together to compose unique solutions that help our clients achieve their communication goals in a smart, compelling way — and we have tons of fun doing it.  

Are you ready to build something great? Now is your chance to join our team and help us get to the next level in media strategy, expertise, and swagger. As Group Media Director, you’ll use your skillset and experience to lead and inspire our growing team of Media professionals while working alongside our wonderful group of Creative, Video and Strategy experts. Not only are you a natural born leader with an incredible media background, but you’re also analytical, insightful, creative, and ready to roll up your sleeves to tackle any challenge.  

Job Requirements
  • Lead the media team in the execution of client business and marketing objectives, helping to further new and organic business growth opportunities and encourage deeper collaboration between client and agency 

  • Manage, prepare and present media plans – from global to local – according to client needs  

  • Train, motivate and grow media team members 

  • Supervise the execution of global media plans, including preparation of media budgets, content calendar, insertion orders, media authorizations and any additional supporting materials 

  • Set the direction and tone for the media team, providing mentorship and support to the team and establishing short and long-term growth goals 

  • Collaborate with media team to create buy releases and budget recaps for clients 

  • Supervise the monitoring of media plans through negotiation through execution to wrap reports 

  • Partner with finance and account management teams to reconcile budgets and expenditures 

  • Communicate with senior client leadership on a regular basis, providing top-down insight into media team 

  • Promote thought leadership and innovation to inspire the media team to enhance and refine media strategies and plans  

  • Meet with media partners to evaluate new channels, platforms and technology  

  • Accountability for account budgets and monthly/quarterly billing 

  • Other duties as assigned 

Qualifications and Skills
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of media planning experience; mix of global media planning and comms planning skills strongly preferred 

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in managing and growing a team 

  •  An understanding of all marketing communications mediums (including digital and offline channels) – global experience a plus 

  • Strong knowledge of digital and offline media channels 

  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to become an “influential consultant” and resource to clients 

  • Ability to link business goals with strategic executions 

  • Advocate for cross-department collaboration 

  • Well-rounded thinker – equally strong conceptual, analytical, and executional 

  • Strong presentation skills, able to construct a logical and cogent narrative 

  • Well versed in knowledge and strategic application of key software platforms, media research/data analytic tools: MRI, Nielsen, competitive reporting, Google Analytics, Excel, etc. 

  • Proficiency in media terminology, concepts, media math, calculations, KPI development and third-party research tools 

Application Process

Please, no phone calls. Due to a high amount of interest, we may not reply to all applicants.

If you have checked off this list of qualifications, send your cover letter, resume, and portfolio link to: [email protected]