Media Analytics Executive Placement

Location: London, UK

Department: Digital
Type: Placement
Salary: Competitive

We are looking for an inquisitive, articulate, numerate and above all eager candidate who will assist in turning data in to insights, to help deliver increasing success for our clients.

Medialab are an award winning, independent data, digital & media planning agency.  We use data insights to drive our clients’ success through a more intelligent use of media.

Fundamentally we believe the best business decisions are made when they are informed by data. Data is our heritage and has been at the heart of our business since inception over fifteen years ago.  We encourage, educate and help clients to use data in the most insightful way to plan and buy across all media channels and deliver the right media solutions for business success.

We’re a rapidly growing agency which means there is lots of scope for you to develop your skills. We’re independently owned, which means there are no limits to what you can achieve. We’re also known as market-leaders in our field, and we have a very happy client base which we’re very proud of.

The team are young, fun and not afraid of hard-work and over-delivering on client expectations – and you’ll need to be part of this ethos.

You will be part of the growing team of data specialists within Medialab based at our West End London office.

Interested in this role?

If you think that you could make a difference at a market-leading independent agency, then please do get in touch, with your current CV and cover letter for consideration quoting the reference, ‘Media Analytics Executive Placement’.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Onboard data from multiple sources into our reporting tools in consistent manner
  • Unifying multiple data sets to single view outputs
  • Build reporting dashboards to deliver daily, weekly, and monthly insights.
  • Maintain our reporting solution through troubleshooting and fixing data issues.
  • Build compelling and consistent data visualisations, delivering actionable insight to our planning teams
  • Ensure quality and data integrity through data transformations (using scripts)
  • Work with media teams to ensure process is followed for any internal data inputs.
  • Work very closely with internal teams to develop any naming convention changes and ensure these are followed.

Our Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will need a good eye for detail, enjoy problem solving and the buzz of making our reporting ‘tick’. Some knowledge of digital media is highly desirable, as are Python skills to help script data transformations. If you’ve got the desire to learn we will teach you all there is to know about the world of media.

  • Excellent competency using Microsoft Excel, good understanding of Word and PowerPoint
  • High attention to detail
  • Natural problem solver who enjoys a challenge
  • Highly numerate with proven analytical skills
  • Knowledge of data transformation using Python and SQL (ideal, but not essential).
  • Data visualization skills
  • Team player with a winning can-do attitude
  • Proficient time management; able to handle a number of tasks at once and effectively manage their own time
  • Strong communicator with excellent written and verbal English language skills/grammar